A great storyline in pro wrestling can really advance a wrestler’s career. It will engage fans, build wrestlers and help make a show “Must See TV.” Unfortunately, there have been storylines that for whatever reason are left unresolved and unanswered. These angles have left fans wondering what the heck happened? These are my top five unanswered storylines that are forever left in limbo.
It’s Saturday and today we have ’This Week in Wrestling’, the 25th of 2021. Today Brian talks about the need for the return of the King of the Ring tournament and shares all the best wrestling content from this week.
They were once considered a great up and coming tag team in professional wrestling. A tag team that basically began their careers together and made it all the way to the World Wrestling Federation. While the team found success, it was individual accomplishments that ultimately ended the team and for the most part…their friendship. This is the story of Mo and Mable aka Men on a Mission.
In 1986, many wrestling fans were surprised to see the eight time NWA world heavyweight champion Harley Race jump ship to the World Wrestling Federation. After all, Race was a staple of the National Wrestling Alliance for several years. To see him go to a promotion widely known for its more cartoonish take on professional wrestling seemed out of place. The fact was, Race was nearing the end of his active wrestling career. He saw the WWF as a good pay day with a lot less emphasis on a stiff working style. Continue reading →
It’s Saturday and today we have ’This Week in Wrestling’, the 33rd of 2019. Today Brian discusses the return of the King of the Ring tournament and the potential this event could have and shares all the best wrestling content from this week.Continue reading →
Just like last week, today we bring you another bonus edition of ‘The Way We Was’. What’s the occasion this time I hear you ask? Well on this week 20 years ago the WWF presented King of The Ring, a pay per view billed as “The Greatest Card Ever in The History of The WWF……. King Of The Ring”. Hindsight tells us that this was a significant event in wrestling history, but let’s see what Austin 3:16 had to say on the matter…
Craig Wilson, Brian Damage, Russ Morgan, Chris Flackett & Jamie Lithgow
With this blog largely looking at wrestling from a nostalgic standpoint, we were obviously delighted with the return of King of the Ring this week on the Network. In this Sunday Sermon Craig, Brian, Russ, Chris and Jamie discuss what Bad News Barrett’s means for him in the long term.
When you talking about the WWF/E today…we see a global juggernaut in the pro wrestling or “sports entertainment” world. Some might be surprised to hear that in the early to mid 1990’s…the company was struggling severely financially and in some cases on the verge of shutting down. The old guard that made the company so successful in the 90’s heyday was either getting old, stale or leaving the company for greener pastures. In 1994, in an attempt to get younger and hipper…Vince McMahon created the “New Generation Era.” Continue reading →
In 1993 the WWE introduced a new pay per view onto their annual schedule: King of the Ring. On some occasions super-stardom followed a King of the Ring victory while in other cases it never led to what the WWE hoped. Today, Craig looks at the different career paths of each King of the Ring winner between 1993 and 1999.