SuperBrawl 1998 Redo: A Tale Of Two WCW’s

SuperBrawl 1998 Date: February 22, 1998 Location: Cow Palace, San Francisco, California Attendance: 12,620 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan It’s very interesting to go back and watch the TV leading up to these shows before looking at them again. I think a lot of people incorrectly remember post Starrcade 1997 WCW as this […]

Monday Nitro – February 9, 1998: Like Batman But With Good Wrestling

Monday Nitro #126 Date: February 9, 1998 Location: Haskins Center, El Paso, Texas Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Tony Schiavone We’re inching closer to Souled Out with the core of the card already set. As for tonight we’ve got the Outsiders vs. the Steiners for the tag titles for the 87th time along with Hogan […]

Thunder – February 5, 1998: Benoit’s First Chance

Thunder Date: February 5, 1998 Location: Beaumont Civic Center, Beaumont, Texas Attendance: 4,900 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall Tonight the main event is the kind of match that Thunder needs to focus on: the US Title match between Benoit and Diamond Dallas Page with Benoit FINALLY getting the recognition he deserves. Other than […]

Thunder – January 29, 1998: The Radicals And Jericho Steal The Show. Imagine That.

Thunder Date: January 29, 1998 Location: Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis, Tennessee Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Lee Marshall, Bobby Heenan Back to Thursday nights here with the fourth episode of the series. The main story continues to be the destruction of the NWO as Nitro ended with Hall and Hogan standing around while Sting beat up Savage. The […]

Thunder – January 15, 1998: That’s One Nice Graphic

Thunder Date: January 15, 1998 Location: Jenkins Center, Lakeland, Florida Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan, Lee Marshall It’s the second episode of the show and as of Nitro, the NWO is in shambles again. The main problem seems to stem from Nash and Savage over Savage accidentally hitting Bischoff two weeks ago on Nitro. As […]

Monday Nitro – January 12, 1998: Souled Out Looks Awesome. Seriously.

Monday Nitro #122 Date: January 12, 1998 Location: Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida Attendance: 8,718 Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan A lot has changed in just a week as Sting is no longer the world champion. The title was stripped on Thursday and is being held up, pending action by the […]

Monday Nitro – December 15, 1997: This 3 Hour Thing Isn’t Going To Go Well

Monday Nitro #118 Date: December 15, 1997 Location: Independence Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina Attendance: 9,320 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Larry Zbyszko We’re really getting close to Starrcade now with just two more Nitros to go before the biggest show in the company’s history. The majority of the big matches are set for […]

Monday Nitro – November 3, 1997: On The Road To Two PPVs

Monday Nitro #112 Date: November 3, 1997 Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attendance: 15,366 Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Mike Tenay We’re closing in on Starrcade and most importantly we have a main event signed up for it. Sting signed the contract on Tuesday and the match is officially set. I’d be […]

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 […]

On This Day: January 4, 1992 – WCW/NJPW Supershow 1992: KB Does Puro (Kind Of)

WCW/New Japan Supershow II Date: January 4, 1992 Location: Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan Attendance: 60,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Tony Schiavone We’re back in Tokyo for the second co-promoted show with WCW vs. New Japan guys. There will once again be some matches cut here but those are pretty much gone period. The main event here […]