Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1998: Stone Cold! Stone Cold! Stone Cold!

Royal Rumble 1998 Date: January 18, 1998 Location: San Jose Arena, San Jose, California Attendance: 18,542 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the year of Austin and for once, the WWF is looking good going forward as the debcale that was the main event of Starrcade has caused WCW to hit a brick wall. The […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 1997 (2017 Redo): Rose Colored Glasses

Royal Rumble 1997 Date: January 19, 1997 Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas Attendance: 60,235 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler I’m scared to think how many of those tickets were freebies. This is the annual requested redo and I’m not sure what to expect going into it. Well I am as I’ve seen the […]

Monday Nitro – December 18, 2000: They’ve Still Got It

Monday Nitro #271 Date: December 18, 2000 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Attendance: 2,872 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson, Mark Madden Since even WCW isn’t stupid enough to hold a TV show on Christmas night or New Year’s Day, this is the last Monday Nitro of 2000. It’s also the night after Starrcade and a […]

Monday Nitro – December 12, 2000: Might As Well Ruin Tuesday

Monday Night #270 Date: December 12, 2000 Location: Centurytel Center, Bossier City, Louisiana Commentators: Stevie Ray, Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson It’s the go home show for the final Starrcade and the show is airing on a Tuesday, likely due to something else getting the regular timeslot on TNT. These recent shows have ranged from mostly […]

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 24, 2000: What Does A Yellow Light Mean?

Thunder Date: May 27, 2000 Location: Wendler Arena, Saginaw, Michigan Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mike Tenay, Bobby Heenan So Jarrett is World Champion again after losing the title for a full week. The biggest change seems to be Nash moving in to the World Title scene, which is one of the least interesting things they could […]

Thunder – May 17, 2000: A Night Off

Thunder Date: May 17, 2000 Location: Cajundome, Lafayette, Louisiana Attendance: 3,066 Commentators: Bobby Heenan, Mike Tenay, Tony Schiavone So Ric Flair is the new World Champion and now it’s all about trying to find out how Russo can screw up having one of the most popular stars and best wrestlers in the company on top. […]

Thunder – May 10, 2000: Gordon Solie’s Tricep Meat

Thunder Date: May 10, 2000 Location: Prairie Capital Convention Center, Springfield, Illinois Attendance: 4,129 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Bobby Heenan, Mike Tenay Believe it or not, WCW had a good show earlier in the week to lead into this one. Above all else they slowed things down a bit and are finally acting like something resembling […]

Monday Nitro – April 24, 2000: He’s A Man! Such A Man!

Monday Nitro #237 Date: April 24, 2000 Location: Blue Cross Arena, Rochester, New York Attendance: 7,713 Commentators: Scott Hudson, Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden I’m not sure where they’re supposed to go from here but something needs to change. Last week’s show was another mess to sit through as this era is starting off as a […]

Monday Nitro – March 27, 2000: Please Save No Changes Before Reboot

Monday Nitro #233 Date: March 27, 2000 Location: Sheraton Hotel, South Parde Island, Texas Attendance: 5,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Mark Madden Well this is suddenly a packed show. First of all, it’s the Spring Breakout Show, meaning it’s a party themed show, which also means all of the people in attendance were in for free. […]