On This Day: May 11, 1985 – Saturday Night’s Main Event #1: Dig That Wrestlemania Fallout

Saturday Night’s Main Event 1 Date: May 11, 1985 Location: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Long Island, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse Ventura So I figured this was a good one to get around to. This is the fallout show from Mania but there isn’t a ton of fallout. No one really knew what this […]

On This Day: May 9, 1999 – Slamboree 1999: Perhaps The Worst WCW PPV Ever

Slamboree 1999 Date: May 9, 1999 Location: TWA Dome, St. Louis, Missouri Attendance: 20,516 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Mike Tenay Another WCW PPV for you here. This one looks a little less boring than the Bash, but that’s not really saying much. The main event here is Page, the world champion, defending against Nash. […]

On This Day: May 5, 1997 – Monday Nitro 1997: Nitro Just Keeps Going

Monday Nitro #86 Date: May 5, 1997 Location: Jenkins Center, Lakeland, Florida Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Larry Zbyszko, Bobby Heenan It’s another hour long show this week which was a nice change of pace last week. We’re finally getting close to the end of the build to Slamboree which has gone on way too long now. […]

WWE Lists Top 50 Villains In Wrestling History

The top five is perfect.  The rest…..uh yeah.

On This Day: April 14, 1984 – Championship Wrestling 1984: This Hogan Guy Has Potential

Championship Wrestling Date: April 14, 1984 Location: Agricultural Hall, Allentown, Pennsylvania Commentators: Gene Okerlund, Vince McMahon This is another old show that I’ve only touched on in the past. Championship Wrestling used to be the flagship show for the company and would have all of the top stars and major matches airing here. That’s the […]

Judgment Day 2003: This Year Still Gives Me Headaches

Judgment Day 2003 Date: May 18, 2003 Location: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina Attendance: 13,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz   We continue this series with another show that wasn’t all that good. 2003 was like the year of death for Raw as everything was completely dull with HHH gobbling up everything […]

On This Day: March 17, 1997 – Monday Nitro: Sting Has Come Home

Monday Nitro #79 Date: March 17, 1997 Location: Savannah Civic Center, Savannah, Georgia Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Larry Zbyszko, Bobby Heenan It’s the night after Uncensored and the big story is that Sting has declared his loyalty for WCW by attacking the NWO to close the show last night. At the same time though […]

Match Listing For WWE’s Top Rivalries DVD

I’m not sure I agree with #1.

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania I: It All Starts….With A Tag Match?

I had to get here eventually and it feels great to be back. These shows are the first reviews I ever did as I thought it would be fun to look back at every show leading up to Wrestlemania 25. Little did I know that I would spend four years doing them and wind up […]

On This Day: March 3, 1997 – Nitro Used To SUCK

Monday Nitro #77 Date: March 3, 1997 Location: The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 13,693 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko We’re closing in on Uncensored and we need to get the main event established already. So far we know it’s Team WCW vs. Team NWO but if my memory is right, tonight […]