I decided to get right back on the Worldwide train and get this rolling. It appears that people are enjoying this, and I enjoy watching it. In the second installment, we get a few cruiserweight matches along with a New Harlem Heat sighting and the infamous Hail! (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Silver King’
Tags: Chavo Guerrero, El Dandy, Hail, Hugh Morrus, Kid Romeo, La Parka, Norman Smiley, Silver King, WCW, Worldwide
Tags: Barbarian, El Dandy, Jamie Noble, Jimmy Yang, Mamalukes, Mona, Shane Helms, Shannon Moore, Sherri Martel, Silver King, Tracy Smothers, WCW, Worldwide
When wrestling fans think of World Championship Wrestling in 2000 there is often the opinion of it being one of the worst years or a wrestling company in the history of the business. After all, WCW lost 60+ million dollars during the year. The crowds were dwindling but they still had hefty contracts to pay for. Pay per view buy rates went to all time lows. Often times, Nitro and Thunder just didn’t make any sense.
In April 2000, WCW cancelled Saturday Night, which was a staple but the company built around for over twenty years. Once the Monday Night Wars began, Saturday Night was regulated to being the C-level show to showcase mid card talents or young talents looking for TV time. (more…)