Starrcade 1986: I Miss Magnum

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 […]

Wrestler of the Day – December 15: Terry Taylor

This is one of those wrestlers that I really don’t care for all that much: Terry Taylor.

Wrestler of the Day – November 10: Ivan Koloff

Today we’re looking at the most evil foreigner of all time: Ivan Koloff.

Required Viewing #12: I Want Violence

WarGames.

Wrestler of the Day – June 10: Magnum TA

Today might be the king of “what if’s”. It’s Magnum TA.

Wrestler of the Day – March 9: Nikita Koloff

Today we go with the American playing a Russian who became a Lithuanian in Nikita Koloff.

On This Day: November 28, 1985 – Starrcade 1985: The Best In The Series

Starrcade 1985 Date: November 28, 1985 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina/The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Bob Caudle, Tony Schiavone   So we’re here in 1985 now and on to a new city in Atlanta. Wrestlemania has now debuted as the WWF and Hulk Hogan in particular are clearly something to be reckoned with. By […]

On This Day: July 10, 1988 – Great American Bash 1988: Flair Makes Another Star

Great American Bash 1988 Date: July 10, 1988 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 13,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Tony Schiavone This is a bit more like it and it’s a traditional PPV. If you’re a fan of long matches, this is the show for you. There are five matches and the shortest is just under […]