Smackdown – September 7, 2007: Playing the Midcard Heel

Smackdown Date: September 7, 2007 Location: US Bank Arena, Cincinnati, Ohio Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield This is another request as I try (in vain) to clear out that overly large pile. We’re coming up on Unforgiven 2007 meaning Great Khali is Smackdown World Champion with Batista chasing him. Tonight’s main event is Chavo […]

Smackdown – June 29, 2007: The Other Benoit Show

Smackdown Date: June 29, 2007 Location: AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield This is an interesting show as it’s just after Chris Benoit’s death but now the real story has come out and WWE looks kind of bad after Monday’s tribute show. I mean, of course they should have immediately […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XXIII: Now That’s More Like It Dead Man

Wrestlemania XXIII Date: April 1, 2007 Location: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 80,103 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz, John Bradshaw Layfield, Joey Styles To say this show was a success is an understatement. Until Rock vs. Cena, this show drew more PPV buys than any show in the history of the company, […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2008: That’s A Big One

Royal Rumble 2008 Date: January 27, 2008 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City New York Attendance: 20,798 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole Jonathan Coachman, Joey Styles, Tazz We’re in New York City again and there are three main events tonight. We have the usual Rumble and Edge defending the Smackdown Title against […]

Armageddon 2007: Triple Vision

Armageddon 2007 Date: December 16, 2007 Location: Mellon Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Attendance: 12,500 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Joey Styles, Taz Thankfully we’re back to double branded shows again by this point and we have two title matches in the main events. Jericho is back and wants Orton’s title and […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2008: HHH’s Summer Miracle

Summerslam 2008 Date: August 17, 2008 Location: Conseco Fieldhouse, Indianapolis, Indiana Attendance: 15,997 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz, Todd Grisham, Matt Striker For the first time in a few years, it feels like we’ve got a big card tonight. It’s a double main event with Undertaker vs. Edge inside the Cell and […]

Oh TNA, You Sweet Beautiful Disaster

They’ve done it again.

Slammiversary 2014: Now With Even Less Context!

Since it’s Memorial Day weekend, Destination America decided not to air a new episode of Impact (EVERYTHING IS FINE!!!).  Instead, they’re airing a completely out of context pay per view from last year.  That’s actually not a horrible idea, but somehow this is the only presentable pay per view they’ve had in the last year.  […]

Impact Wrestling – March 13, 2015: The Best TNA Show In Years

Impact Wrestling Date: March 13, 2015 Location: Wembley Arena, London, England Attendance: 4,500 Commentators: Taz, Josh Matthews Tonight’s show is about violence between rivals. There are three showdowns tonight and blood is a real possibility in all three. We have Bobby Roode vs. Eric Young in a last man standing match, Magnus vs. Bram and […]

Impact Wrestling – March 6, 2015: Stop. Before It Gets Bad.

Impact Wrestling Date: March 6, 2015 Location: Manchester Arena, Manchester, England Attendance: 3,000 Commentators: Josh Matthews, Taz Coming out of last week, we seem to not have a #1 contender. Lashley successfully defended the title against MVP, though the match featured a lot of interference. Other than that we have the continuing stories of Mr. […]