Smackdown – January 16, 2003: Can We Lose The Grieving Widow?

Smackdown Date: January 16, 2003 Location: Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re at the go home show for the Royal Rumble and you wouldn’t really know based on the TV they’ve been building towards it. The Rumble itself has taken a huge backseat to almost everything else, including tonight […]

Smackdown – January 9, 2003: The One With The Dead Guy

Smackdown Date: January 9, 2003 Location: Tuscon Convention Center, Tuscon, Arizona Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re getting closer to the Royal Rumble and tonight we’ll be finding out the fifteen Smackdown names in the match. Other than that though, we’re still building to Chris Benoit vs. Kurt Angle for Angle’s Smackdown World Title. It’s hard […]

Smackdown – December 19, 2002: They’re Better Than This

Smackdown Date: December 19, 2002 Location: St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re past the last pay per view of the year and that means we only have two Smackdowns left. The big story on the Smackdown side is Kurt Angle becoming the new Smackdown World Champion, having defeated Big Show […]

Armageddon 2002: Nine H’s and a Not So Secret Video

Armageddon 2002 Date: December 15, 2002 Location: National Car Rental Center, Sunrise, Florida Attendance: 9,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler In case you didn’t get this from the Raw’s leading up to this show, this is ALL about HHH vs. Shawn Michaels. It’s so much about them that we’re seeing them fight […]

Smackdown – December 12, 2002: It’s Like NXT But Not

Smackdown Date: December 12, 2002 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the final stop before the final pay per view of the year and there are two major stories at the moment. First up we have Kurt Angle becoming the new #1 contender to Big Show’s Smackdown World Title, meaning the […]

Smackdown – December 5, 2002: One Of My Favorite Matches

Smackdown Date: December 5, 2002 Location: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re getting close to the end of the year and thankfully there are no turkeys involved this week. However there’s still Big Show, who can indeed be put in the F5 and chokeslams people through tables. Hopefully we get to […]

Super Tuesday 2002: We Didn’t Forget About You Kane

Super Tuesday Date: November 12, 2002 Location: FleetCenter, Boston, Massachusetts/Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, New Hampshire Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz This is a one off special that aired on UPN as a way to help hype up Survivor Series. Each show taped a bonus match so we have something from both sides, […]

Monday Nitro – September 11, 2000: That 70’s Bus

Monday Nitro #257 Date: September 11, 2000 Location: Independence Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Mark Madden, Tony Schiavone, Jeremy Borash It’s the go home show for Fall Brawl and we’re now back to the build for the pay per view after last week’s stand alone WarGames (in name only) show. Unfortunately that leaves the whole […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2003: The Original Suplex City

Royal Rumble 2003 Date: January 19, 2003 Location: Fleet Center, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 15,338 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz To say a lot has changed in the last year is a huge understatement. We have the Brand Split now and there are two world titles. That brings us to the part of […]

Monday Nitro – July 24, 2000 (2015 Redo): The Rube Goldberg Machine of Wrestling

Monday Nitro #250 Date: July 24, 2000 Location: CSU Convocation Center, Cleveland, Ohio Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Scott Hudson, Mark Madden The shows have been a lot better lately but you know the bad has to be coming at some point. In this case the big story has been Scott Steiner going insane, along with the […]