Mid-South Wrestling – December 3rd, 1981

I’ve decided to add Mid-South to the list of promotions I am reviewing. I’ve studied up as much as I could but am still really a novice when it comes to all things Mid-South so if you do happen to have knowledge of the product, please feel free to share.

 

December 3, 1981

Your hosts are Boyd Pierce and Bob Roop

Tonight’s matches include Bob Orton (c) vs. Jimmy Garvin for the Mississippi Heavyweight Championship, Junkyard Dog vs. Terry Orndorff, with Orndorff leaving the territory if he loses, and Ted DiBiase vs. Ed Wiskowski

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BoD Daily Update: May 13th, 2016

Bayley Update

The decision has been made to keep Bayley in NXT longer due to the fact they do not have another female babyface star to take her place.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

 

Member of the Young Bucks Injured?

Nick Jackson injured his rib Wednesday night at an RoH show in Toronto. Its been reported that the injury occurred when Nick was powerbombed to the floor on top of Kenny Omega. Sources say that the injury is likely a broken rib, meaning he could miss up to eight weeks of action.

http://www.prowrestlingsheet.com/nick-jackson-injured-broken-rib-feared/

 

WWE Interested in Lucha Underground Female Talent?

The company is reportedly interested in Melissa Santos. One idea being batted around is having her as Alberto Del Rio’s ring announcer as they would also be revamping Del Rio’s character.

Credit Dave Meltzer, Wrestling Observer Newsletter

 

 

Which Shoot Interview Should be Reviewed Next?

This week, we have four interviews from those popular during the 84-85 time period that Scott is currently recapping through old editions of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Here are your four choices:

 

Chris Adams

http://www.rfvideo.com/shootwithchrisadams.aspx

 

David Shultz

http://www.rfvideo.com/shootwithdavidshultz.aspx

 

Wahoo McDaniel

http://www.highspots.com/p/12606.html

 

Robert Fuller

http://www.rfvideo.com/shootwithrobertfuller.aspx

 

 

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

http://vote.pollcode.com/17289318

 

BoD Daily Update: May 11th, 2016

WWE.com NXT Preview

http://www.wwe.com/shows/wwenxt/2016-05-11

Update on When Injured WWE Stars Will Return

Seth Rollins is scheduled to return to action in early June once the filming for WWE Studios Film “Temple” finishes. Bray Wyatt is expected to return within the next 30 days but it will be at least a few weeks after that until he will be able to actually wrestle.

http://wrestlechat.net/report-spoiler-updates-on-when-injured-wwe-stars-are-returning-to-the-ring/

Triple H Re-Signs Performer Contract

Triple H has re-signed a new three-year wrestler’s contract that will take him through WrestleMania 35 in 2019.

http://wrestlinginc.com/wi/news/2016/0510/611610/triple-h-signs-new-wwe-contract/

WrestleMania 22 Vintage Vault

Also, head on over to Place to be Nation for the Place to be Podcast #404 as they take a look at WrestleMania 22. You can listen to that by clicking here!

BoD Daily Update: May 10th, 2016

WWE RAW and Smackdown Airing Live Online?

According To Variety, NBCUniversal is in discussions with Hulu to join their planned over-the-top package with cable and broadcast channels. This could potentially lead to WWE RAW and SmackDown airing live on Hulu as the USA Network is owned by NBCU. Variety reports that NBCU and Hulu are in the early stages of negotiations after Hulu made the first contact. Hulu is also confirmed to be in talks with Fox and Disney about creating a low-cost streaming package of cable and broadcast networks, and it sounds like they want to add NBCU and their various networks to the bundle. The package would include other key networks such as ABC, Fox, FX, Fox Sports 1, Disney Channel and ESPN. The Wall Street Journal reports that Hulu was looking at a $40 price for the package.

NBCUniversal in Talks to Join Hulu Channel Bundle (EXCLUSIVE)

 

Emma Update

Its been reported that WWE officials are very happy with Emma at the moment and proud of the effort she has put into revamping her character. There are even some in the company pushing for her to have a title run but there are no plans for that happening at the moment.

http://wrestlechat.net/report-wwe-officials-very-happy-with-emma-title-run-in-her-future/

 

Newest Installment of the YouShoot Series Released Today

YouShoot with Joey Ryan was released today. Click on the link below to view the trailer

http://kayfabecommentaries.com/YS036_TRAILER.html

 

 

BoD Daily Update: May 9th, 2016

WWE.com RAW Preview

http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2016-05-09

 

Newest Member of the Bullet Club Revealed

Adam Cole was revealed as the newest member of the Bullet Club at last night’s Ring of Honor Global Wars PPV

http://wrestlechat.net/the-bullet-clubs-newest-member-at-roh-global-wars-ppv-revealed/

 

Two Wrestlers Qualify For WWE Cruiserweight Classic at EVOLVE 61

TJP, who defeated Fred Yehi, and Drew Gulak, who defeated Tracy Williams this past Sunday at EVOLVE 61 are now entered into the WWE Cruiserweight Classic

http://www.wwe.com/shows/cruiserweightclassic/article/cruiserweight-classic-qualifying-evolve-results

 

BoD Daily Update: May 6th, 2016

Potential WWE Releases Today?

There are rumors circulating about several potential WWE releases today. While no names have been confirmed, there are rumors that one or two of them have been with the company for several years

http://wrestlechat.net/more-on-potential-wwe-releases-coming-today-darren-young-tweets-about-bob-backlund/

Team B.A.D Update

While Tamina recently underwent an undisclosed operation this week, Naomi tweeted out that she is currently rehabbing from a torn tendon in her ankle.

http://wrestlinginc.com/wi/news/2016/0505/611456/another-wwe-female-talent-sidelined-with-an-injury/

Eric Young Update

Young, who made his NXT debut this past Wednesday, has not signed a contract with the WWE.

Credit PWInsider.com

Podcast on The History of Wrestling at MSG

This is a special series preview for a new ongoing podcast from Kelly Nelson (Titans of Wrestling, Tag Teams Back Again) that will spotlight individual wrestlers and their history at the “Mecca of Professional Wrestling”. This episode provides a brief history of three different buildings known as Madison Square Garden, covering such figures as “The Solid Man” William Muldoon, George Hackenschmidt, Frank Gotch, Ed “Strangler” Lewis, “The Golden Greek” Jim Londos, Danno O’Mahoney, and many others.