WWE Night of Champions Live Thread

Matches tonight include:

Sting vs Seth Rollins (c) for the WWE World Title

John Cena vs. Seth Rollins (c) for the U.S. Title

Roman Reigns & Dean Ambrose & ???? vs. Wyatt Family

Kevin Owens vs. Ryback (c) for the Intercontinental Title

Dudley Boyz vs. New Day (c) for the Tag Team Titles

Charlotte vs. Nikki Bella (c) for the Divas Title

Dolph Ziggler vs. Rusev

Preshow Match: Neville & Lucha Dragons vs. Stardust & The Ascension

 

WWF Wrestling Challenge November 1st, 1987

November 1, 1987

From the Veterans Memorial Arena in Green Bay, WI

Your hosts are Bobby Heenan and Gorilla Monsoon

Tonight, Hulk Hogan will make an appearance. Plus, The New Dream Team & Johnny V. take on the Killer Bees and Koko B. Ware. Also, the Honky Tonk Man will face Brutus Beefcake in a non-title match. Others in action include the Bolsheviks and Killer Khan.

Read moreWWF Wrestling Challenge November 1st, 1987

BoD Daily Update

TNA Impact Cancelled by Destination America

The show will run on the network through the end of 2015.

http://www.inquisitr.com/2426561/tna-news-destination-america-confirms-impact-wrestling-will-be-cancelled-effective-in-january-2016/

 

Sting Update

It has been reported that Vince McMahon was very impressed with Sting’s performance on RAW and still feels that he can wrestle at a high level.

http://wrestlechat.net/vince-mcmahon-impressed-with-stings-performance-new-days-stock-very-high-right-now/

 

TNA and Ring of Honor TV Ratings

Wednesday’s episode of Ring of Honor on Destination America drew 89,000 viewers. This is a big 36% drop from last week’s 138,000 viewers. This week’s TNA Impact Wrestling on Destination America at 9pm EST drew 258,000 viewers. This is down 27% from last week’s 353,000 viewers. The midnight replay drew 62,000 viewers, down 35% from last week’s 96,000. TNA drew a total of 320,000 viewers this week, a big 29% drop from last week’s total of 449,000. It should also be noted that the Republican National Debate dree 23.1 million viewers.

http://wrestlinginc.com/wi/news/2015/0917/600743/tna-and-roh-viewerships-hurt-by-gop-debate-this-week/

 

 

Which Shoot Interview Should be Reviewed Next?

This week I have selected four “YouShoot” interviews as part of the poll. Below the selections are the links to the trailers. Your choices are:

 

 

Honky Tonk Man, Volume 1

http://kayfabecommentaries.com/YS001_clip_page.html

 

Missy Hyatt

http://kayfabecommentaries.com/YS002_clip_page.html

 

Danny Doring

http://kayfabecommentaries.com/YS016_TRAILER.html

 

Jamie Dundee

http://kayfabecommentaries.com/YS004_clip_page.html

 

Vote by clicking on the links below. Voting ends Saturday at noon.

http://vote.pollcode.com/51734572

BoD Daily Update

WWE.com Smackdown Preview 

http://www.wwe.com/shows/smackdown/2015-09-16/five-point-preview-27952115

WWE Talent Told to Not Have Contact With Hall of Famer?

Current WWE Talent, including those under Legends Deals, were told not to have any contact with Hulk Hogan.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Update on Rusev/Lana Storyline

At the moment, there are serious discussions to put Rusev and Lana back together once their current storyline ends. The feeling is both characters became weaker after the split.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Young Bucks Update

Right now the team is in talks with Ring of Honor to sign a contract. The contract will allow them to work regularly with New Japan and to work for PWG as well.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

In the newest Dangerous Alliance Wrestling Podcast, JT & Will debate who should rightly go over in a series of matches, live watch Brian Pillman vs. Johnny B. Badd from Fall Brawl 1995 and rank their Top 5 live wrestling experiences!

BoD Daily Update

Update on Mystery Partner for Roman Reigns & Dean Ambrose at Night of Champions

As far as possible partners are concerned, Erick Rowan is not currently cleared for a return to action and when he is will report to the Performance Center to shake off some ring rust. Kane is scheduled to be backstage at the show and is rumored to be a possible choice. It does not appear that Randy Orton, who was backstage at this past RAW, will be part of the show.

http://wrestlinginc.com/wi/news/2015/0915/600678/speculation-on-partners-for-roman-reigns-and-dean-ambrose/

WWE Interested in TNA Talents?

It appears that there is interest in bringing back the Hardy Boyz, whose TNA contracts expire in February. The WWE also has some interest in bringing back Derrick Bateman, who currently wrestles as “Ethan Carter III” in TNA.

http://wrestlechat.net/report-wwe-is-interested-in-bringing-back-the-hardys-and-ethan-carter-iii/

WWE Signs Tough Enough Contestant to a Developmental Deal?

It has been reported that Zamariah “ZZ” Loupe has signed a deal with the WWE. He reported to the Performance Center on Monday.

http://wrestlinginc.com/wi/news/2015/0915/600662/wwe-signs-another-tough-enough-competitor/

Kayfabe Commentaries Releases Newest Installment in the “Guest Booker” Series. 

The “Out of This World Ideas” by Glenn Gilbertti was released yesterday. You can click on the link below to view the trailer.

In the newest Where the Big Boys Play PodcastChad & Parv finish counting down their Top 100 matches of all time! Check it out and compare yours!

 

WWF Superstars of Wrestling October 31st, 1987

October 31, 1987

From the Mecca Arena in Milwaukee, WI

Your hosts are Bruno Sammartino, Jesse “The Body” Ventura, and Vince McMahon

Tonight, we will see Danny Davis make his singles debut against Sam Houston, who is making his WWF debut. Also in action will be Ted DiBiase, Randy Savage, and the 10 Man Battle Royal.

Read moreWWF Superstars of Wrestling October 31st, 1987

BoD Daily Update

WWE.com RAW Preview

http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2015-09-14/five-point-preview-27937578

 

WWE Interested in Bringing Back Hall of Famer as a On Screen Character

It has been reported that both Vince McMahon and HHH have expressed interest in bringing back Edge as a regular character on television. He will not be returning to the ring or even bumping again but there is clear interest in having his character renewed. It should also be noted that Edge has expressed having no interest in returning to the WWE as a non-wrestling character

http://wrestlechat.net/report-vince-mcmahon-triple-h-interested-in-bringing-back-wwe-hall-of-famer-as-a-regular-tv-character/

 

WWE.com Article on 15 Superstars and Divas That Should Return For One More Match

http://www.wwe.com/inside/one-more-match

BoD Daily Update

30 Minute Iron Woman Match Announced for the Next NXT: Takeover Show

Bayley will defend her NXT Women’s Championship against Sasha Banks at the next NXT: Takeover show on October 7th.

http://www.wwe.com/shows/wwenxt/nxt-takeover-2015-10-07/bayley-sasha-banks-nxt-womens-title-iron-man-match-27942052

Kana Given New NXT Name

Kana will now be known as “Asuka” in NXT

http://www.f4wonline.com/more/more-top-stories/96-wwe-news/44476-kana-takes-ring-name-after-hall-of-famer

Also, check out the new Where the Big Boys Play, as Chad & Parv begin their countdown of their personal Top 100 matches of all time with #100 – #51.

BoD Daily Update

Tough Enough Contestant Signed by WWE?

While no official announcement has been made, the belief is that Amanda has been signed by the WWE as she has been brought to TV the past few weeks and has been training at the Performance Center

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Cameron Update

Cameron is currently on a sabbatical from wrestling as she is concentrating on a music career and anti-bullying efforts.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

Kayfabe Commentaries Announces Next Installment in Their WCW Timeline Series

1985 WCW as told by Magnum TA will be released on September 29th

http://kayfabecommentaries.com/

In the newest PTBN Vintage Vault Refresh, Scott & JT close out 1995 with In Your House #5!

Also, last chance to sign up for the BoD NFL Pick ’em. Email me at [email protected] for an invite. Their is no cost and winner receives a prize.