Unforgiven 2002 (2017 Redo): The Worst Hero Ever

Unforgiven 2002 Date: September 22, 2002 Location: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jim Ross, Tazz, Jerry Lawler This isn’t exactly the most thrilling show in the world as the main events are Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar for the Smackdown World Title, HHH vs. Rob Van Dam for the Raw World […]

Smackdown – September 19, 2002: They’re the Faces?

Smackdown Date: September 19, 2002 Location: World Arena, Colorado Springs, Colorado Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the go home show for Unforgiven and that means we’ll be getting some more of Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar. At the same time though, you can really see the Smackdown Six being built up before our eyes and that’s […]

Monday Night Raw – September 16, 2002: Up is Down and Left is Right

Monday Night Raw Date: September 16, 2002 Location: Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Unforgiven and that means a lot more from HHH and his REALLY COOL SLEEPER. Yes HHH is currently trying to get the sleeper over as a finisher in 2002 and….well he’s probably […]

Monday Night Raw – February 13, 2017: Oh No He Didn’t

Monday Night Raw Date: February 13, 2017 Location: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada Commentators: Michael Cole, Byron Saxton, Corey Graves It’s a pretty stacked show this week as Bayley gets a shot at Charlotte’s Raw Women’s Title, Emmalina (allegedly) debuts and Chris Jericho and Kevin Owens have a Festival of Friendship. We’re getting closer to […]

Smackdown – September 12, 2002: Billy and Chuck and Eric and Stephanie

Smackdown Date: September 12, 2002 Location: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz TIME FOR A WEDDING! Er, a commitment ceremony! So this time around, WWE has decided to try and run a gay wedding for the sake of publicity, which is exactly what they got from it. Billy and Chuck are becoming “tag […]

Monday Night Raw – August 26, 2002 (2017 Redo): The Champion as a Prop

Monday Night Raw Date: August 26, 2002 Location: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re past Summerslam and that means a lot of things have changed. To begin with, Shawn Michaels shocked the world and beat HHH in one heck of a street fight. Other than that, Brock […]

New Column: The Twenty Year Problem

Looking at a story that has been going on since 1997 in various forms and why Smackdown has figured it out in one simple change.   http://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-twenty-year-problem/

Main Event – January 12, 2017: A Show With a Plan

Main Event Date: January 12, 2017 Location: Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, Louisiana Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, Austin Aries The more I watch this show, the more I like the concept. Yeah it’s a short show that doesn’t offer anything special but at least it’s a place where some names can get attention they […]

Monday Night Raw – January 9, 2017: The Night Stephanie Shouted a Lot

Monday Night Raw Date: January 9, 2017 Location: Smoothie King Center, New Orleans, Louisiana Commentators: Michael Cole, Byron Saxton, Corey Graves It’s a big night as WWE tries in vain to fight off the College Football National Championship game. Their best bet is appropriately enough a Hail Mary in the form of having Undertaker and […]

Smackdown – August 1, 2002: The Summer of Stephanie

Smackdown Date: August 1, 2002 Location: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s back to the blue show where Brock Lesnar is a monster and everyone else is just hoping he doesn’t come after them. On top of that though we have a new face force comprised of John Cena, Rey Mysterio […]