Starrcade 1986 Date: November 27, 1986 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina/The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 16,000/14,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Rick Stewart, Bob Caudle, Johnny Weaver Much like last year, this show had a subtitle: Night of the Skywalkers. In this case it was because of a tag team scaffold match, meaning a scaffold was […]
The next to last entry is one of the most influential tag teams of all time: the Rock and Roll Express.
Today we’re going to look at a bird man other than Koko B. Ware: Hawk.
Today is one of the most technically sound guys you’ll ever find in wrestling: Bobby Eaton.
Today we’re starting a mini series in this series with Paul Heyman.
We’re going with a tag team today due to Dennis Condrey’s birthday. Today we look at the Midnight Express.
Halloween Havoc 1990 Date: October 27, 1990 Location: UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois Attendance: 8,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Paul E. Dangerously This is a somewhat forgotten period of the company’s history as Sting is world champion and he’s being haunted by the Black Scorpion. You would think a Halloween show would be perfect for a supernatural […]
Superstars on the Superstation Date: February 7, 1986 Location: The Omni, Atlanta, Georiga Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: David Crockett, Tony Schiavone This is a rare show that I’ve heard about for years. Basically it’s a fan selected card with four matches featuring top stars. You could think of this as the prototype for Clash of the […]
Clash of the Champions 7: Guts and Glory Date: June 14, 1989 Location: Ritz-Epps Fitness Center, Fort Bragg, North Carolina Commentators: Jim Ross, Bob Caudle Oh where to begin here. First off (here I guess), this is being held at an army base so the entire crowd is comprised of soldiers. In other words, they […]
Capital Combat Date: May 19, 1990 Location: D.C. Armory, Washington, D.C. Attendance: 7,500 Commentators: Jim Ross, Bob Caudle This is the Robocop Show. That being said, the rest of this card is actually pretty good looking. It’s overstacked with tags but this is a good era for them so I can’t complain much. The main […]