Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan are handling broadcast duties, wrapping up the taping cycle in Wheeling, West Virginia.
Gorilla Monsoon and Bobby Heenan are in the studio for this evening’s show. Heenan takes down a poster of Dusty Rhodes and replaces it with Ted DiBiase’s wrestling buddy because DiBiase paid him $1,000. Monsoon threatens to fine Heenan $5,000 for what he just did until Heenan argues he can whatever he wants to his side of the studio.
Gene Okerlund says that he will be substituting for Gorilla Monsoon on tonight’s telecast and Bobby Heenan is AWOL for unknown reasons.
Vince McMahon and Roddy Piper are in the booth and they are still in Providence, Rhode Island.
Vince McMahon and Bobby Heenan are calling the action for today’s episode, which was taped in Springfield, Massachusetts on August 7. According to the historyofwwe.com, the show drew a crowd of 7,700. McMahon is substituting for Gorilla Monsoon, who was having a toe amputated. This is the “go home” show before SummerSlam.