Monthly Archives: August 2015

House of Hardcore 9 Results and Review

House of Hardcore 9 Results and Review Wow.  That's all I can say, just wow. House of Hardcore 9 was as close to a perfect wrestling show as anybody could ever dream of.  From bell to bell, the action was intense, hard-hitting, athletic, and absolutely as good as it gets.  As House Of Hardcore continues to grow, each event is better than the last.  And,...

WWE SummerSlam 2015 HITS and MISSES

WWE SummerSlam 2015 HITS and MISSES WWE SummerSlam 2015 HITS: [caption id="attachment_3361" align="aligncenter" width="642"] Photo Credit: WWE.com[/caption] John Cena vs. Seth Rollins - Although it feels like we've seen these two in the ring a lot together over the past several months, they always manage to come up with a fresh feeling match, full of...

Cybulski, Murphy square off with SummerSlam picks

Cybulski, Murphy square off with SummerSlam picks   NOTE: Today we introduce the first of what we hope are many preview pieces featuring one of Canada's best sports broadcasters, James Cybulski, and our own Jan Murphy. The duo will break down the SummerSlam matches and offer their picks. Enjoy. Randy Orton vs. Sheamus James: I feel like WWE missed the...

Calling the Spots: Summerslam 2015

Calling the Spots: Summerslam 2015   Welcome back to Calling the Spots. Hard to believe it’s been five weeks since the last post. Going back to the standard one-PPV-per-month format is definitely going to take some getting used to. That being said, August is looking to be a great month what with back to back shows on back to back nights. Summerslam...

Legendary Hall of Famer Road Warrior Animal prepares for Great North Wrestling in Brockville, Ontario

Legendary Hall of Famer Road Warrior Animal prepares for Great North Wrestling in Brockville, Ontario During the lead-up to WWE Raw’s 1000th episode back in 2012, Heath Slater was taking on a series of legendary former WWE stars in (with the exception of Doink) a series of squash matches. After the likes of Vader, Rikishi, Bob Backlund and DDP pounded some respect into the upstart, the final surprise star came out...

It’s fun to love the bad guy, and Roddy Piper was as “bad” as they came

It's fun to love the bad guy, and Roddy Piper was as "bad" as they came Make no mistake about it.  This will not be the first, or the last, memorial written in remembrance of "Rowdy" Roddy Piper.  Others will commemorate him more elegantly, and others will have had a more personal interaction with him, but one thing is for sure; Roddy Piper was a hero of mine, and his passing has created...