Monday Nitro – October 20, 1997: The Streak Had To End Sometime

Monday Nitro #110 Date: October 20, 1997 Location: Mississippi Coast Coliseum, Biloxi, Mississippi Attendance: 5,950 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Larry Zbyszko, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan We’re finally at the go home show for Halloween Havoc and the show is on the hottest streak it’s been on since it first started. We’ve had three weeks straight of […]

Monday Nitro – October 13, 1997: Sting’s Army

Monday Nitro #109 Date: October 13, 1997 Location: Ice Palace, Tampa, Florida Attendance: 12,000 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko It’s one of the last shows before Halloween Havoc and WCW has been on fire lately. The main match tonight is a tag title defense with the Outsiders fighting a team to […]

Halloween Havoc 1997: Age In The Cage And One Of WCW’s Best Matches Ever

Halloween Havoc 1997 Date: October 26, 1997 Location: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada Attendance: 12,457 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Dusty Rhodes, Bobby Heenan   This was another request and since I want to get some WCW PPVs done I have no problem knocking this one out. We’re two months out from Starrcade so this […]

Monday Nitro – October 6, 1997: Dare I Say It, Nitro Is On A Hot Streak

Monday Nitro #108 Date: October 6, 1997 Location: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Attendance: 14,357 Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay We’re about three weeks away from Halloween Havoc and the card is starting to take shape. We’re also less than three months away from Starrcade and the biggest match in company history. […]

WWE Hall of Fame: Class of 2005

This is probably the most star studded class ever with a lot of layups.  Let’s get to it.

King of the Ring 1994: Steroid Trials Do Funny Things To The WWF

King of the Ring 1994 Date: June 19, 1994 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 12,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Randy Savage, Art Donovan This is a very interesting time in the company’s history. The main thing is that Vince McMahon is either on the stand against the federal government or is about to or has […]

Proper Nostalgia In Modern Times

Last night was a good example of this.

Monday Nitro – September 22, 1997: That’s #1

Monday Nitro #106 Date: September 22, 1997 Location: E Center, Salt Lake City, Utah Attendance: 7,923 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko This is a pretty big night in wrestling history. First of all, Raw is debuting in Madison Square Garden with a confrontation between Vince and Austin. Therefore WCW is likely […]

Monday Nitro – September 8, 1997: The March To War

Monday Nitro #104 Date: September 8, 1997 Location: Wisconsin Center Arena, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Attendance: 8,596 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko It’s the go home show for Fall Brawl which I don’t think we have much of a confirmed card for. It’s pretty clear that Luger, Page, Hall and Savage will be […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up: 2013 Redo – 1992: Heenan And Flair’s Night To Shine

Royal Rumble 1992 Date: January 19, 1992 Location: Knickerbocker Arena, Albany, New York Attendance: 17,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan This year’s Rumble is often called the greatest ever, but I wonder how much of that is because of Bobby Heenan’s masterful commentary. The WWF Title is on the line in the Rumble, which to […]