Monday Nitro – August 21, 2000: Disturbing

Monday Nitro #254 Date: August 21, 2000 Location: Kansas Coliseum, Wichita, Kansas Attendance: 5,211 Commentators: Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone, Stevie Ray Dang we’re flying through August. I’m not sure why but it feels like this month is going by faster than any has in months. Maybe I’m just talking about this because I don’t want […]

Monday Nitro – June 26, 2000: The Youth Movement

Monday Nitro #246 Date: June 26, 2000 Location: Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Des Moines, Iowa Attendance: 4,573 Commentators: Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden Russo is still gone over his latest backstage issue (something involving talent being moved around against his wishes), meaning we might be in for something watchable again tonight. We’re coming up on […]

Monday Nitro – June 19, 2000: Blessed Be The Patron Saint Of Lost Causes

Monday Nitro #245 Date: June 19, 2000 Location: Metropark Arena, Billings, Montana Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Scott Hudson Now after last week’s mess, I’ve been told that the next few shows aren’t as bad. I’m curious to know what that means. You could smear warm mayonnaise on yourself and bake in the sun before […]

Thunder – June 14, 2000: The Original John Cena

Thunder Date: June 14, 2000 Location: Norfolk Scope, Norfolk, Virginia Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Mark Madden Welcome to your second weekly installment of Russo Theater featuring the Eric Bischoff Players. The big story at the moment is the departures of a lot of big names as Page, Sting and Flair are all gone, leaving […]

Thunder – June 7, 2000: Let’s See If He Can Screw This Up Too

Thunder Date: June 7, 2000 Location: Civic Coliseum, Knoxville, Tennessee Attendance: 3,088 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan It’s the final show before the Great American Bash and this week’s Nitro was one of the biggest disasters I’ve ever seen. WCW has decided to make the old and new talent look horrible, aside from […]

Monday Nitro – June 5, 2000: I Was Wrong

Monday Nitro #243 Date: June 5, 2000 Location: Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 13,487 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson, Mark Madden It’s the go home show for the Great American Bash and they finally have the main event set as Kevin Nash is going to get a shot at Jeff Jarrett’s World Title. Tonight’s big […]

Thunder – May 31, 2000: Now They’re Beating Children

Thunder Date: May 31, 2000 Location: Idaho Center, Boise, Idaho Attendance: 5,438 Commentators: Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan This is the third straight TV show where we’re coming in with a new World Champion, which isn’t even counting the mid-show title change from this past Monday. Maybe tonight we can start slowing things down […]

Monday Nitro – April 10, 2000: Kevin Nash Said It Best

Monday Nitro #235 Date: April 10, 2000 Location: Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado Attendance: 9,074 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Scott Hudson It’s kind of hard to preview this show as it’s all about the company being reset. Russo and Bischoff are coming in to a bigger reception than Hogan back in 1994 because they’re writers […]

Monday Nitro – February 28, 2000: The Will To Fight Is Gone

Monday Nitro #229 Date: February 28, 2000 Location: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Attendance: 4,638 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden The big story coming out of Thunder is that the old guys are actually starting to mix it up with the younger guys in the form of Dustin Rhodes vs. Terry Funk and Vampiro vs. Ric […]

SuperBrawl 2000: A Failure Of Existence

SuperBrawl 2000 Date: February 20, 2000 Location: Cow Palace, San Francisco, California Attendance: 8,569 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden, Mike Tenay Well the TV shows have been some of the least interesting things I’ve ever had to sit through, so maybe the pay per view will be the complete opposite and be entertaining. I mean, […]