This week on W2M, we review Monday's RAW and TNA IMPACT. We also preview TNA's Lockdown PPV that airs on this weekend and Sean is still deciding whether he is going to go to the show or not. We discuss shows that have been edited on WWE Network, TNA doing more title changes not on TV, and a whole lot more. Plus all the wrestling news in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too. Remember, we had a Spreaker.com and Youtube Extra on the NXT arRival show on Thursday night so we won't be covering the NXT show in full on this episode. You can search "Wrestling 2 the MAX Extra #3" in the Youtube search bar or find our Spreaker.com channel to hear us discuss the show for a hour on there if you'd like.
On our third W2M Extra special, we review the first ever WWE Network LIVE special, NXT Arrival, which is basically the first ever LIVE NXT PPV type event. We gush over Cesaro vs. Zayn and Paige vs. Emma, plus we talk about Adrian Neville winning the NXT Championship and all that happened on that show. Plus we cover all the wrestling news that's happened from Tuesday morning to right now, and spend a little more time with the WWE Network too.
Remember, W2M Extras are exclusive to Spreaker.com and are Wrestling2theMAXPod Youtube channel. And be sure to check out our regular W2M EP 79 we posted on Tuesday morning, which had a review of Monday's RAW, the go-home NXT to the Arrival special, launch day WWE Network thoughts, and a review of TNA IMPACT as well.
This week on W2M, we review WWE Elimination Chamber 2014, The RAW After Elimination Chamber, TNA IMPACT, and the go-home NXT before next week's big NXT Arrival special. We also spend time with the WWE Network and give you our first impressions of WWE's over the top service and our sign up problems too. Plus all the news in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too.
Congratulations to Eric Maxwell from our W2M facebook page for winning six months of the WWE Network on courtesy of the W2M podcast. Also, stay tuned this Thursday night around Midnight ET for our next Spreaker and Youtube extra where we discuss more about The Network and review the NXT Arrival show a few hours after it airs LIVE.
Sorry for the one day delay again, we promise not to make it a habit. This week on W2M, we preview WWE Elimination Chamber 2014 as we are only days away from the final pre WWE Network PPV and the final PPV before Wrestlemania 30. We also review Monday's RAW, TNA IMPACT, and NXT as well. We then end our two part series on ROH by comparing and contrasting Gabe Sapolsky's ROH vs. Sinclair Broadcasting ROH. We discuss ROH's Man Up 2007 PPV and ROH's Death Before Dishonor XI as well and see how the talent of those two shows differs and what makes the talent in ROH now great as well. Plus we cover all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits" and we crown another Superstar of the Week too!
This is the last week of the W2M contest, with the final qualification draw taking place after SmackDown on Friday night, and the ULTIMATE draw taking place after Elimination Chamber on Sunday night. The winner will recieve a free six month subscription to the launch day edition of the WWE NETWORK courtesy of the Wrestling 2 the MAX podcast. Be sure to enter by posting in the appropriate thread in the W2M Facebook page or by emailing us the answer to email@example.com
This week's trivia question is: WWE has shown us a few "original programs" that will air on the WWE Network when it launches. Name all of the "original" programs.
Sorry for the one day delay, but we are here. This week on W2M, we review Monday's RAW, TNA IMPACT, and WWE NXT. We also spend time discussing an article WWE.com published about how ROH has helped bring them a lot of great talent like Seth Rollins, Daniel Bryan, and CM Punk. Specifically, we discuss what that has done for WWE creatively and on a performance level in the ring and could we see a change coming in how WWE produces it's TV shows as a result. We also spend time discussing some possible new tag teams since WWE seems to want to split a lot of them up lately, plus we see if TNA can build a tag division out of people they have on their roster too. Plus all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too.
We are still doing our weekly contest where you answer a trivia question and are placed into a random draw and if you win that random draw, on February 23rd, after Elimination Chamber ends you are entered into a final random draw and the winner gets a free six month WWE Network subscription on behalf of W2M. Visit the Wrestling 2 the MAX facebook page for more details or simply send your trivia question answer to firstname.lastname@example.org
This week's trivia question is: Continuing with our theme this week. How many main roster WWE talents have spent time in ROH? Please name each one of them.
This week on W2M, we review RAW, TNA Impact, and NXT as usual. We also spend time on a variety of topics ranging from the latest on CM Punk's walkout, Jimmy Snuka facing an over 30 year-old murder investigation, Kurt Angle wrestling hurt, what lies ahead for all of the Elimination Chamber participants, Emma's debut, Dolph Ziggler's App promo, Titus O' Neil's heel turn and many more things. Be sure to tune-in because you might miss something important, plus all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too.
Remember we are doing a contest where the winner gets a six month subscription to the launch day version of the WWE NETWORK on us. We already have one random draw winner that was announce tonight, he along with the 3 other winners, will be entered into an ultimate random draw and that winner will get the Network. You may enter by correctly answering one of our weekly trivia questions.
This week's trivia question is: Which wrestlers on the current roster have participated in an Elimination Chamber match? Also, you need to note if they have won a Chamber match, and if they have participated in more than one Chamber match as well. post your answer on the appropriate post on the Wrestling 2 the MAX Facebook page or email us your answer at email@example.com. You have until Monday 02/10/14 before RAW begins to send us the answer.
On this special W2M Extra # 2, Chris Lemchi joins us to discuss CM Punk deciding to go home and quit WWE, we give you all the details on the situation as it stands, what this means for Wrestlemania 30, why Punk could be doing this, and could WWE turn this into a storyline? We also spend time discussing why Macho Man Randy Savage is not in the WWE Hall of Fame. Why Vince seems to hold a grudge against him? Should the entire Poffo Family go in? And more. Plus we have news on Matt Hardy being arrested, MVP debuting in TNA, and a few possible New Japan wrestlers heading to WWE too.
This week on W2M, Chris Lemchi joins us to review WWE Royal Rumble 2014, WWE RAW, TNA Genesis Part 2, and NXT. We also spend time discussing WWE blocking out indy feds from holding shows on Wrestlemania Weekend, WWE's ignorance of Daniel Bryan, and old stars coming back and winning things. Plus all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too!
Tonight, we will also reveal the first trivia question you can answer to enter our first ever W2M contest. Where we are giving away a six month subscription to the launch day edition of WWE Network on us, so the winner gets the network for free for six months. You can either respond to the post in the Wrestling 2 the MAX Facebook group, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your answer.
The trivia question this week is: How many wrestlers on the active roster having won The Royal Rumble match. You must also post the year they won and if they won twice that must also be noted in your response as well. Have fun and always live life to the MAX!!!
This week on W2M, Dirtsheets.com Co-Owner David Martell joins us again to preview the Royal Rumble PPV airing this coming Sunday. We also review RAW, the first half of TNA's Genesis Free Per View, and NXT as well. We spend time discussing who might make a surprise appearance at the Royal Rumble and what matches would you put into the WWE Hall of Fame? We also do a What We Watched This Week! On New Japan's Wrestle Kingdom 8 Event. Plus all the wrestling news of the week in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too!
We also announced our first ever W2M Contest on tonight's show so make sure to listen or visit the Wrestling 2 the MAX Facebook group to find out what we are giving away and what you have to do to win.
This week on W2M, Dirtsheets.com Co-Owner David Martell begins the first episode of his three week stint as a guest. David sticks around for all the Wrestling News such as: Daniel Bryan's concussion, Mae Young's passing, TNA possibly taping IMPACT at live events, and a whole lot more in "Quick Hits." We then review Monday's RAW, and then we give David time to give his thoughts on the WWE Network and all together we take the time to look at the darker side of the WWE Network. What could happen to WWE if it doesn't pan out as they hope? And some negatives that could come as a result of the network. Then we finish with reviews of TNA IMPACT, NXT, and end it with Superstar of the Week. Sadly, we had to push our What We Watched This Week segment on New Japan's "Wrestle Kingdom 8" to next week because of time constraints. But we did record our first ever exclusive Spreaker.com and Youtube W2M Extra on Wednesday, where we discussed all the great things about the WWE Network a few hours after WWE's announcement at CES 2014. If you'd like to check that out put this link into your browser:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70gWwhIJoX4
In our first ever Spreaker and Youtube W2M Extra. Gary, Paul, and Sean discuss the official announcement of the WWE Network, the price point, what will be on it, and discuss what the overall impact of the network could be. Plus we do some "Quick Hits" on Kaitlyn leaving WWE, TNA signing a new TV deal in the UK, Dolph Ziggler's concussion, and Matt Morgan becoming a dad.
We are back to our regular spot this week and we have a review of Old School RAW ready for you. We also review Friday's SmackDown, discuss the impending announcement of the WWE Network on Wednesday Night and what we could expect from the network too. TNA is homeless and we discuss where they could go after taping a bunch of episodes in England in February, what does this mean for TNA? Plus all the wrestling news in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week. If you want our thoughts on Thursday's TNA IMPACT or NXT, be sure to listen to Episode 71 for that, along with W2M 2013 Award Winners.
Sorry we are a few days late, but the New Year's Holiday kind of got us all on different schedules. Either way, we are here today to deliver our second annual Wrestling 2 the MAX Awards for Superstar of the Year, Match of the Year, Tag Team of the Year, and more. Plus reviews of TNA IMPACT, Monday's RAW, NXT, Wrestling News in "Quick Hits" and Superstar of the Week too!
We are coming to you on a Monday morning because things are going to be hectic as we approach Christmas. This week on W2M, we begin with the "Quick Hits" giving you all the wrestling news of this week, including Batista returning to WWE soon, maybe. we also reveal our nominations for the 2013 Wrestling 2 the MAX End of the Year Awards. There are 12 Awards this year in all. We also give out our Christmas Wishlists for WWE and TNA, basically what we'd like to see WWE and TNA improve upon in 2014. Plus reviews of WWE SmackDown, TNA's Final Resolution IMPACT, WWE NXT's 200th episode, and Superstar of the Week too.
We are coming to you a day later due to some real life issues, but at least we are here right? This week on W2M, we review WWE TLC 2013, The RAW After the PPV, TNA Impact, & WWE NXT. We also spend some time discussing the final episode of Season 1 of Total Divas, what the show really does for the Divas division, and can they do anything in Season 2 to get more people to watch it. Plus all the Wrestling News of the week and Superstar of the Week too.
Sorry we are a day late, but we are back with a review of Monday's Slammy Awards (RAW) and WWE NXT. We also have a preview of the WWE TLC PPV and give out our Best of All-Time Awards too. Things like Best Wrestler Ever, Best Diva Ever, Best Storyline ever, and more. Plus Wrestling News and Superstar of the Week as well.
Today, on a delayed episode of W2M due to ice storms and internet issues, Gary Joe Vaughan, Paul Brian Leazar, and Sean Garmer, are reviewing WWE SmackDown for the first time in forever, hitting the highlights of Monday's RAW, reviewing TNA IMPACT from Thursday, and discussing what' s going on in WWE creative, the changes, the good, the bad, and whatever else is happening in the world of wrestling. Plus Wrestling News and a delayed Superstar of the Week too! We will also be back this Monday night for W2M EP 68 with a TLC Preview and much more.
This week on W2M, Sean had a Birthday on Monday (he turned 27) and had to move to a new home this week so we are coming to you a day later and a man short, as Paul had to go out of town for Thanksgiving. So, Gary and Sean kick it "old school" discussing what happened at WWE Survivor Series 2013, Monday's RAW, TNA Turning Point, NXT, and their impressions on the History of WWE Blu-Ray & DVD. Plus Wrestling News and Superstar of the Week too!
This week on W2M, Gary, Paul, and Sean give out a WWE Survivor Series 2013 Preview. They also review Monday's RAW, TNA IMPACT Wrestling, and WWE NXT. The guys also debut a new somewhat weekly segment called "What We Watched This Week" where one of the guys gets to pick something past or present, whether it be a DVD, an old weekly show or PPV, or an indy show that just happened. This week, it was Paul's turn and we go back all the way to June 19, 2002 to TNA's first ever Weekly PPV and see how TNA started, some of the guys that are still around today, and see what they've stuck with through the years and if they need to bring back anything. Plus Wrestling News and Superstar of the Week too.
This week on EP 64 of W2M, Gary, Sean, & Paul discuss and review Monday's WWE RAW, WWE NXT, & TNA IMPACT Wrestling. The guys also spend time talking about a myriad of topics including: Does Wrestlemania 30 need guys like Sting and Goldberg? Does a Big Show vs. Randy Orton entice you to watch Survivor Series? Could a long term Punk and Daniel Bryan tag team work? And a whole lot more, plus Wrestling News, Kassius Ohno released by WWE, and Superstar of the Week too.