Monday Nitro – November 27, 2000: They Can’t Even Get This Right

Monday Nitro #268 Date: November 27, 2000 Location: Metro Center, Rockford, Illinois Attendance: 3,800 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Scott Hudson We’re past Mayhem and on the road to Starrcade with Scott Steiner now the World Champion for the first time. It’s hard to say where things are going now but hopefully things pick up […]

Thunder – September 27, 2000: He’s Getting Away With It

Thunder Date: September 27, 2000 Location: First Union Arena, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Commentators: Stevie Ray, Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay I know we’ve been living in a Vince Russo world but now we’re living in a world with Vince Russo as the WCW World Champion. Hopefully he isn’t on the show as much this week but you […]

Thunder – September 20, 2000: What A World

Thunder Date: September 20, 2000 Location: Civic Center, Erie, Pennsylvania Commentators: Jeremy Borash, Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay We’re in a world where Vince Russo is the #1 contender to the WCW World Title because that’s how things are supposed to go around here. Odds are tonight is going to be about setting up that huge […]

Monday Nitro – July 18, 2000: The Way To Make Russo Work

Monday Nitro #249 Date: July 18, 2000 Location: Palace of Auburn Hills, Auburn Hills, Michigan Commentators: Mark Madden, Stevie Ray, Tony Schiavone As is so often the case in WCW 2000, I can barely remember what happened last week. It took me a bit before I could remember that Jeff Jarrett won the #1 contenders […]

Thunder – February 9, 2000: Some Twisted Fever Dream From The Nightmares Of An 80’s Fan

Thunder Date: February 9, 2000 Location: Myriad Convention Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Attendance: 7,124 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan The NWO has never had problems like this before! I mean they’re fighting amongst themselves and beating each other up! Other than that, the question here is which veteran is going to rip the company apart […]

Thunder – October 28, 1999: What Are You Talking About?

Thunder Date: October 28, 1999 Location: Cox Arena, San Diego, California Attendance: 5,091 Commentators: Larry Zbyszko, Mike Tenay The company has been turned upside down in the last week and a half as suddenly there’s a World Title tournament for the vacant belt, wrestling doesn’t matter, and the Filthy Animals are ALL OVER THE PLACE. […]

Thunder – October 7, 1999: Benoit’s Limit

Thunder Date: October 7, 1999 Location: UTC Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee Attendance: 2,411 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Larry Zbyszko Back to this disaster again as it’s we’re still getting close to Halloween Havoc and the question this week is what can Goldberg do to Sid’s car now. Actually the question would be why is this the best […]

Thunder – April 15, 1999: DDP Is A WHAT?

Thunder Date: April 15, 1999 Location: Orlando Arena, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 9,429 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Larry Zbyszko WCW is on a nice mini roll but they’ve long since lost me on believing this is going to last. The main story coming out of Nitro is Page vs. Nash being set up for Slamboree due to […]

Wrestler of the Day – June 25: Virgil

Today is a wrestling SUPERSTAR with Virgil. Hopefully he doesn’t charge me $20 for using his name.

Thunder – February 4, 1999: When Bad Gimmicks Catch Up With You

Thunder Date: February 4, 1999 Location: Providence Civic Center, Providence, Rhode Island Attendance: 10,319 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan SuperBrawl is rapidly approaching and unfortunately WCW’s hot streak seems to have taken a hit. Nitro was a strangely booked show with stuff happening that didn’t make a ton of sense, particularly Goldberg wanting […]