Saturday Night Fight Thread

TONIGHT!  It’s Impact Wrestling’s Hard to Kill PPV, featuring Kenny Omega & The Good Brothers teaming up against Rich Swann, Moose and Chris Sabin.  Alex Shelley has to miss the show for mysterious reasons that he assures us is not because of Covid.  Should you wish to order the show on Fite.TV, I always appreciate it if you do it through my affiliate link so I get a piece of the action:

https://www.anrdoezrs.net/links/9028762/type/dlg/https://www.fite.tv/watch/impact-wrestling-hard-to-kill-2021/2p8k6/

UFC had a show on ABC earlier today, although I didn’t watch it.

Tomorrow and the next day, it’s time to finally do THE CROCKETT CUP 86 after putting it off for a year and a half now.  Tomorrow morning is the first two rounds, totaling half of the runtime on the Network version, and then Monday morning will be the remaining two hours with the quarterfinals through finals.

WandaVision was…interesting.  I’m really intrigued to find out what the hell’s going on and I’ll continue watching.

Have a great night!

Daily News Update – January 16, 2021

Oh man, payday yesterday.  Went to Costco and bought ALL OF THE THINGS.  Do I NEED a giant bag of breakfast burritos?  I dunno.  But better to have it.  You know, just in case.

My new favorite thread from Twitter:  Taking whatever your favorite quote from the Star Wars movies is, and adding “…you piece of shit” at the end.  IT WORKS EVERY TIME.

WWE Talent Frustrated by Piped In Crowd Noise

https://cultaholic.com/posts/report-wwe-talent-frustrated-by-piped-in-crowd-noise

Yeah, well, I’m frustrated by the shitty pandemic that means we can’t have fans, but it is what it is.

The Fiend v. Randy Orton May Still Take Place at Royal Rumble!

https://cultaholic.com/posts/report-the-fiend-vs-randy-orton-may-still-take-place-at-wwe-royal-rumble-2021

I guess Orton forgot to stub him out like a cigarette afterwards so he’s still alive.

Wrestlemania Pushed Back Two Weeks

https://cultaholic.com/posts/report-wwe-planning-to-push-back-wrestlemania-37-to-april-11-2021

Don’t worry, by THEN we’ll have this Covid thing completely under control anyway.

Today’s video is brought to you by Abeyance.

Daily News Update – January 15, 2021

TGIF.

Update On Ricochet’s WWE Contract Status

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/rumor-killer-former-champion-leaving-wwe/

Steve Austin Appearing On Dark Side Of The Ring

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/steve-austin-appearing-dark-side-ring/

Sarah Logan Ending Retirement

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/retired-former-wwe-wrestler-wants-return-ring/

Daily News Update – January 14, 2021

Well we got snowed in again here in Saskatoon. Lousy Smarch weather.

AEW Dynamite Awards Voting Now Open

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/aew-awards-show-can-vote/

Watch: New Team Makes NXT Debut

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/watch-former-impact-wrestling-stars-make-nxt-debuts/

Lita Was Almost Fired Over Infamous Segment

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/lita-almost-fired-controversial-segment/

Don’t forget to keep voting in the DOOMIES!

https://blogofdoom.com/index.php/2021/01/04/seventh-annual-doomie-awards-poll/

The SmarK Rant for AEW Dynamite – 01.13.21

The SmarK Rant for AEW Dynamite – 01.13.21

“New Year’s Smash – Night 2”

Taped from Jacksonville, FL

Your hosts are Jim Ross, Tony Schiavone & Excalibur

Man, Andy PG dropped me a line earlier today letting me know how great this Britt Baker deal is probably gonna be, so I’m excited to see it!  Hope he’s not proven completely wrong!

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The Wednesday Night IMPEACHMENT Thread

Well kiss another week of ratings goodbye probably.  Unless people are tired of watching CNN for the next few hours.

I got my 10 year old kid her own cell phone plan today.  THAT didn’t make me feel incredibly old or anything.

TONIGHT!  Dynamite will hopefully not see Chris Jericho infect anyone with his stupidity, plus Darby Allin defends the TNT title against Brian Cage.

NXT is advertising Shotzi Blackheart v. Candice LaRae and more on the Dusty Classic tournament.

And just because a bunch of people have sent this to me already today, here’s Tom Magee deadlifting A THOUSAND POUNDS OF GODDAMN CHEESE.

 

The SmarK Rant for World Championship Wrestling – 02.21.87

The SmarK Rant for World Championship Wrestling – 02.21.87

One of my Patrons requested more classic JCP episodes of World Championship Wrestling, so let’s pick things up again in 1987 where we left off last time.

Hopefully I can carry on after having the illusion of the stunt granny shattered earlier in the day.

Taped from Atlanta, GA

Your host is Tony Schiavone, going solo (SOLO!)

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Daily News Update – January 13, 2021

It’s Wednesday. You know what that means.

Ricochet May Be On His Way Out

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/ricochets-wwe-future-reportedly-unclear/

More WWE Stars Have Tested Positive For Coronavirus (Though We Don’t Know Who)

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/wwe-positive-coronavirus-tests/

Triple H vs. Randy Orton May Not Be Done

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/wwe-tests-fan-interest-future-main-event-match/

Tuesday Night Streaming Thread

Good evening!

Tonight we have another batch of match with AEW Dark:

As well TNA has Impact which I’m kinda over now.  But here’s a commercial for their PPV this Saturday, which features Kenny Omega in the main event!

RAW was down pretty hard against college football, and a bunch of people besides Drew McIntyre are out with the ‘rona as well.

Have a tremendous and beautiful evening.

 

Daily News Update – January 12, 2021

Watched Death to 2020 on Netflix last night. That one really summed up everything. Also the History of Swear Words is a short and fun watch as well.

Last Week’s Dynamite Ending Was Planned For First Episode

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/last-weeks-aew-dynamites-ending-planned-year-ago/

New Royal Rumble Title Match Confirmed

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/new-royal-rumble-title-match-confirmed/

Kofi Kingston Out With A Broken Jaw

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/monday-night-raw-star-broken-jaw-unlikely-rumble/

Saturday Night Fight Thread

Um, well, there’s not actually a UFC going on this weekend, so I guess it’s not really a fight thread.

There’s also not any notable pro wrestling events that I’m aware of.  So really it’s a nice relaxing weekend off, I guess.

I’m making fried leftover spaghetti for supper.  That’s something I guess?  How’s YOUR supper?

I believe tonight’s rant will be Saturday Night’s Main Event 18 with Andre v. Savage.

Man Twitter is a lot more boring without all the ring wing extremist morons on there now.  What’s even the point anymore?

Have a great night.

Daily News Update – January 9, 2021

Finally I have more Twitter followers than Trump!

Title Change Takes Place On Smackdown

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/title-change-takes-place-smackdown-3/

Roman Reigns Has A Surprising Royal Rumble Challenger

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/roman-reigns-surprising-royal-rumble-challenger/

The Most Popular WWE YouTube Videos Of 2020

https://wrestlingrumors.net/tommyhall/wwes-liked-videos-2020-dominated-one-star/