Podcasts about Curt Hennig

American professional wrestler and manager

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Best podcasts about Curt Hennig

Latest podcast episodes about Curt Hennig

Awesome Truth: A Wrestling Book Club
141: The nWo Slams a Cage Door on Ric Flair's Head: The WarGames Watch-Along

Awesome Truth: A Wrestling Book Club

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2022 38:04


With Triple H finally achieving his dream of integrating WarGames into the WWE main roster, Awesome Truth is taking a trip back to the '90s and revisiting one of our favorite iterations of the double cage match! Join us as we watch along with Fall Brawl 1997, specifically the main event WarGames match pitting the nWo's insufferable team of Kevin Nash, Syxx, Konnan, and Buff Bagwell against The Four Horsemen's Ric Flair, Chris Benoit, Steve "Mongo" McMichael, and Curt Hennig. I sure hope Mr. Perfect can be trusted!

Time Limit Draw
Episode 39: WCW Halloween Havoc 1997

Time Limit Draw

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2022 125:26


It's Hogan! It's Piper! It's AGE IN THE CAGE at Halloween Havoc ‘97!! DDP and the Macho Man face off in a Las Vegas Sudden Death Match to decide the ultimate victor in their trilogy. Larry Zbyszko is the special ref when Lex Luger takes on Scott Hall as Kevin Nash is preoccupied in a Fremont Street bordello. Ric Flair's out for revenge on Horsemen traitor Curt Hennig. And Eddie Guerrero puts his Cruiserweight Title on the line against Rey Mysterio's mask in perhaps the greatest match in WCW history. Hop the rail, scale the cage, and let JR and Mikey take worked liberties on you on the latest episode of TLD. SNAP INTO IT!!

Time Limit Draw
Episode 39: WCW Halloween Havoc 1997

Time Limit Draw

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2022 125:26


It's Hogan! It's Piper! It's AGE IN THE CAGE at Halloween Havoc ‘97!! DDP and the Macho Man face off in a Las Vegas Sudden Death Match to decide the ultimate victor in their trilogy. Larry Zbyszko is the special ref when Lex Luger takes on Scott Hall as Kevin Nash is preoccupied in a Fremont Street bordello. Ric Flair's out for revenge on Horsemen traitor Curt Hennig. And Eddie Guerrero puts his Cruiserweight Title on the line against Rey Mysterio's mask in perhaps the greatest match in WCW history. Hop the rail, scale the cage, and let JR and Mikey take worked liberties on you on the latest episode of TLD. SNAP INTO IT!!

Wrestling Observer Figure Four Online
The Portland Wrestlecast, Oct 27th

Wrestling Observer Figure Four Online

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2022


The Portland Wrestlecast tells some 'Tales from the Territories'. The Grappler Len Denton, just off recording the Portland episode of the VICE TV show, talks about his experience on the set and some of the stories they told. Plus, Grappler talks about how he and Roddy Piper changed what had been a traditional territory. Plus Grappler talks about Tori, Raven, Ron & Don Harris and the time Curt Hennig got his AWA title held up in Portland and why a second match never happened. It's a very funny story. One note: give it a minute or so for The Grappler to get a good signal on his phone. It's not terrible, but it will get better. Lots of great tales from the Portland territory on this episode. Check it out!

AWA Unleashed
AWA Unleashed!- Episode 41- The Best/Worst Interviews and Segments- Part 2

AWA Unleashed

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2022 59:20


This week it's the second part of two episodes about the best and-or most memorable promos and interview segments in AWA history, with many of your suggestions. Some include Ric Flair cutting a brief promo and Greg Gagne clapping back, Mr. Saito attacking Hulk Hogan, Ray Stevens hating the Hennig family dog, Dr. D's comments about San Francisco, Stella Windowski and more.     Don't miss out on AWA Reunion #2, Sat. Oct. 29, 2022 from 12:00pm-4:00pm, at The Embassy Suites, 2800 American Blvd. West in Bloomington, MN! Some of the guests include "Nord the Barbarian", "Starfire" Derrick Dukes, Princess Little Cloud, "Sodbuster" Kenny Jay, Leonice Hennig (Widow of Curt Hennig), Gary DeRusha, Pat Tanaka and more. Plus a tribute to the "Wild Alaskan" Rick Renslow and his family, along with merchandise, trivia, autographs/photo opportunities and more!     Brought to you by our friends at Sotastick. It's the ONLY place to go for your OFFICIAL AWA Unleashed merchandise, including your very own personalized hoodie! They run small, so size up. Check out their website https://sotastickco.com/collections/awa-unleashed-podcast and use the promo code UNLEASHED for 15% off! Send us a pic of you and your t-shirt or hoodie to us w/ your name and hometown and we'll get it on the podcast.   Also welcome aboard 7th Ave. Pizza! It's the highest quality, best tasting frozen pizza available on the market today! If delicious toppings are what you crave, look no further. https://www.7thavenuepizza.com    

WhatCulture Wrestling
10 Wrestlers WWE Should Have Pushed More - Rob Van Dam! Curt Hennig! Razor Ramon! Dolph Ziggler?!

WhatCulture Wrestling

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2022 10:33


With the benefit of hindsight... Simon Miller presents 10 Wrestlers WWE Should Have Pushed More...ENJOY!Follow us on Twitter:@SimonMiller316@WhatCultureWWEFor more awesome content, check out: whatculture.com/wwe Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

AWA Unleashed
AWA Unleashed!- Episode 40- The Best/Worst Interviews and Segments- Part 1

AWA Unleashed

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2022 51:58


This week it's the first of two episodes about the best and/or most memorable promos and interview segments in AWA history, with many of your suggestions. Some include Ray Stevens having enough of Bobby Heenan and breaking the "Manager of the Year", Crusher and Bruiser punching each other. Bobby Heenan selling Ken Patera's services to Sheik Adnan, Stan Hansen moments. Larry Nelson getting "orgasmic" and Mad Dog building a pine box for Jerry Blackwell!     Don't miss out on AWA Reunion #2, Sat. Oct. 29, 2022 from 12:00pm-4:00pm, at The Embassy Suites, 2800 American Blvd. West in Bloomington, MN! Some of the guests include "Nord the Barbarian", "Starfire" Derrick Dukes, Princess Little Cloud, "Sodbuster" Kenny Jay, Leonice Hennig (Widow of Curt Hennig), Gary DeRusha, Pat Tanaka and more. Plus a tribute to the "Wild Alaskan" Rick Renslow and his family, along with merchandise, trivia, autographs/photo opportunities and more!     Brought to you by our friends at Sotastick. It's the ONLY place to go for your OFFICIAL AWA Unleashed merchandise, including your very own personalized hoodie! They run small, so size up. Check out their website https://sotastickco.com/collections/awa-unleashed-podcast and use the promo code UNLEASHED for 15% off! Send us a pic of you and your t-shirt or hoodie to us w/ your name and hometown and we'll get it on the podcast.   Also welcome aboard 7th Ave. Pizza! It's the highest quality, best tasting frozen pizza available on the market today! If delicious toppings are what you crave, look no further. https://www.7thavenuepizza.com  

Busted Open
Bray Wyatt's 1st Promo & DDP

Busted Open

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 17, 2022 35:47


On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Mark Henry discuss the first promo of the unique Bray Wyatt since his return to WWE on Smackdown.  Plus, friend of the show Diamond Dallas Page stops by to tell some tales from the territories, specifically from the AWA where DDP got his start.

We Don't Know Wrestling Podcast Network
Talking Tourneys #3: King Of The Ring 1993

We Don't Know Wrestling Podcast Network

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 16, 2022 73:55


Join Dan and Sam as they chat through WWF's King of the Ring 1993. Hottest takes on Bret Hart, Curt Hennig, and the one and only Mr.Hughes. What a worker! Oh, Gene Okerlund also gives us an all-timer. The naive Sam gets tricked by the World Wrestling Federation's propaganda. Dan tells us about his book-loving mother, and in general, we have a good time.

Story Time with Dutch Mantell
Episode #21 | Jeff Jarrett vs Hulk Hogan in TNA, who invented inferno matches, Dutch's Mount Rushmore of wrestling

Story Time with Dutch Mantell

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2022 75:02


DUTCH MANTELL NOW HAS HIS OWN YOUTUBE CHANNEL: https://www.youtube.com/c/StoryTimewithDutchMantell If you want YOUR question answered by the Dirty Dutchman, then email to: questionsfordutch@gmail.com On this fine episode of Story time with Dutch Mantell, El Sucio answers YOUR questions regarding Jeff Jarrett vs Hulk Hogan Japan angle in 2003 that went absolutely nowhere, where inferno matches originated, Superstar billy Graham's bitterness toward WWE, what made him want to quit wrestling, his most hated wrestling movie, his Mount Rushmore of wrestling icons, The Sheik, why he refused to work with fire, why he doesn't like dirt sheet writers, his fandom of Damien Sandow, a Curt Hennig rib, memories of working Continental, thoughts on Abyss and probably a couple of other things. Enjoy! WSI | Wresting Shoot Interviews on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/WSIWrestlingShootInterviews/ Dutch Mantell's Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dutch.mantell Dutch Mantell's Twitter: https://twitter.com/dirtydutchman1 Dutch Mantell's Tales From a Dirt Road: https://www.amazon.com/dp/145644090X/ Dutch Mantell's The World According to Dutch: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1449953417/

Wade Keller Pro Wrestling Podcast
WKPWP Interview Classic with announcing legend Lance Russell talking Lawler, young Paul Heyman, plus introductory interview with Randy Hales

Wade Keller Pro Wrestling Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 9, 2022 130:44


In this week's Interview Classic episode from five years ago (10-6-2012), PWTorch editor Wade Keller presents his vintage 1991 interview with Memphis wrestling announcing legend Lance Russell, who died earlier that week at the age of 91. Lance talks about working with Jerry Lawler, a young Paul Heyman, Curt Hennig, the Rock & Roll Express, and many other big names. He also talks about the art of pro wrestling and what it takes to be a good wrestling announcer. The one-hour interview is preceded by a new introduction from Randy Hales, a longtime friend of Lance who currently is the manager of Jerry Lawler's restaurant in Memphis. Hales spent many years working behind the scenes and sometimes on air in Memphis wrestling.

Give Me Back My Pro Wrestling

Welcome to Episode #18 of Give Me Back My Pro Wrestling (@gmbmpw) with hosts Jimmy Street (@jamesrockstreet) of "Live and In Color with Wolfie D" and "The Plastic Sheik" Jared Street, the action figure expert, as they join forces and tackle the world of Professional Wrestling! WOW, Greg Gagne, what more can we say! This legend in Pro Wrestling stopped by to talk about his ALSO legendary dad, Verne Gagne, his start, career, the ups and downs of the AWA, funny times with his Tag Team partner, Jim Brunzell in The High Flyers, Hulk Hogan, Brody, Hansen, Ray Stevens, Ric Flair, Nick Bockwinkel, Curt Hennig and so much more! Most importantly we talk at length about Remco action figures and also his new venture with former guest, Steve Rosenthal in PowerTown Wrestling action figures! Greg actually semi-officially announces Series 2 of the PowerTown Wrestling action figure line! Can't wait for you to hear this one! Enjoy! Visit our Give Me Back My Pro Wrestling podcast page! https://anchor.fm/gmbmpw FOLLOW & SUBSCRIBE: https://facebook.com/gmbmpw https://facebook.com/groups/gmbmpw/ https://instagram.com/gmbmpw https://twitter.com/gmbmpw https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzvzYxNJ-93M63ovOnGyqiw Check our YouTube often for #SheiksShorts! We'll be posting shorts frequently, curated by our very own, Plastic Sheik! For business and advertising inquiries contact us at gmbmpw@gmail.com Enjoy these other shows and podcasts! -Live and In Color with Wolfie D: https://anchor.fm/wolfied -Give Me Back My Podcast Network: https://www.facebook.com/givemebackmypodcastnetwork/ -Turning Up The Heat Radio & Podcast with The Heatmeiser Scotty Blaze: https://www/anchor.fm/tuthradio -Cheap Heat TV Live: http://CheapHeatTVLIVE.com Very Special Thanks To: -Sludge (@sludge_cast) for the "Give Me Back My Pro Wrestling" entrance theme! -Tracy Byrd and A Gathering Of None for the “Mike Jablonski's Pissed Off!" theme song! Support them at these links: https://agatheringofnone.bandcamp.com/ https://agatheringofnone.bigcartel.com/ © jamesrockstreet Productions --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/gmbmpw/support

What Happened When
Episode 294: Clash Of The Champions 35

What Happened When

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2022 133:37 Very Popular


Tony will look back at the final Clash of the Champions from Nashville, TN! Scott Hall and Randy Savage defend the WCW World Tag Team Titles (yes, you read that right) against DDP and Lex Luger, Ric Flair and Curt Hennig take on Konnan and Syxx. Plus, an 8-man Luchador match, Eddie Guerrero challenges Chris Jericho for the Cruiserweight Title, Alex Wright challenges Ultimo Dragon for the TV title, and Jeff Jarrett defends the US title against Steve McMichael. Also, Dinner and a Movie turns to the nWo, the memorable Sting Vulture angle, and more! Support us on Patreon, get this show early and ad free, plus TONS of BONUS content: patreon.com/WHWMonday Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/WHWMonday Check out all the new cool merchandise at BoxOfGimmicks.com Buy a shirt at LoisRules.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: youtube.com/whw Save thousands at Savewithconrad.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Main Event Marks
Episode 116: WCW Clash of the Champions XXXV (The Last One)

Main Event Marks

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2022 113:08


This was the 35th and final Clash of the Champions under the WCW banner. It also happened right after Road Wild and shortly before Fall Brawl. The nWo celebrated their 1-year "birthday" on this show (without Hollywood Hogan, by the way) while Sting was still on the hunt for the perfect opponent. It seems as though JJ Dillon may have finally got the hint, though, and granted him a Starrcade match against Hogan. Macho Man fills in for Kevin Nash as Scott Hall's tag-team partner to defend the Tag Titles against Lex Luger and DDP, Curt Hennig refuses to answer whether or not he's joining the Four Horsemen, the Cruiserweight and TV Titles are on the line, and much more! Also, in the news, Nitro may permanently be moving to 3 hours, Steven Regal causes problems, Steve Austin seeks a second opinion on his neck, Jim Ross gets promoted, ECW preps for their first PPV, there's a major kidnapping in Mexico (yes, really), a legendary announcer has a brush with death, and much, much, MUCH MORE!ALL PODCAST, SOCIAL MEDIA, & MERCHANDISE LINKS: linktr.ee/MainEventMarksCHECK OUT OUR MERCHANDISE: MainEventMarks.redbubble.com & bonfire.com/store/maineventmarksGET FUELED WITH SHOCKED ENERGY: https://shockedenergy.com/collections/all?sca_ref=1814354.mOXH7RrwKh&sca_source=MainEventMarks (promo code: MainEvent for 10% off)GET AWESOME SPORTS T-SHIRTS: intheclutch.com/MAINEVENT (use code "MAINEVENT" for 10% off)ORDER FROM SWIFT LIFESTYLES: SwiftLifestyles.com, use PROMO CODE: MainEventMarks at checkout for 15% offLISTEN EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 9PM EST: tikilive.com/channel/BURNS

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff
Episode 232: Arn's Spot - nWo Parody

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 22, 2022 151:19 Very Popular


On this episode of 83 Weeks, Eric will watch the memorable Nitro where Arn Anderson hands not just his spot, but THE spot, to Curt Hennig. The show also features Lex Luger and Randy Savage in the main event, Alex Wright challenging Dean Malenko for the WCW TV title, Yuji Nagata goes for the Cruiserweight title against Chris Jericho, Eddie Guerrero vs. Steve McMichael for the US title, Chris Benoit against Jeff Jarrett, and much more! CHILISLEEP - Head over to chilisleep.com/83WEEKS to learn more and save 30% off the purchase of any new Cube or OOLER Sleep System. This offer is available especially for 83 Weeks listeners -- and only for a limited time! RECTEQ - Visit recteq.com and use the code BISCHOFF to get 5% off SITEWIDE! That's 5% off their top-notch wood pellet grills, one-of a kind RECTEQ ICER coolers, chef-tested rubs and sauces, accessories, merchandise, everything, 5% off!  CARSHIELD - CarShield helps protect my wallet from expensive car repairs, and they'll do the same for you! Go to CarShield.com/Podcast to start your plan and lock in your pricing forever. A deductible may apply. FEALS - It's time to say no to sluggish days and restless nights with Feals Focus Melts! Become a member today and save 50% off your first order of Focus Melts and get free shipping by going to Feals.com/83WEEKS and using code 83WEEKS at checkout. As a member, you'll save money on every order and you can easily pause, swap or cancel at any time., ZBIOTICS - Give ZBiotics a try for yourself. Go to zbiotics.com/83WEEKS to get 15% off your first order when you use 83WEEKS at checkout. ZBiotics is backed with 100% money back guarantee so if you're unsatisfied for any reason, they'll refund your money, no questions asked.  NHTSA - You're hanging out with some friends and pung back a few drinks. A few becomes a few too many. So, if you think you're okay to drive a%er a few drinks, think again. Play it safe and plan ahead to get a ride. It only takes one mistake to change your life, or someone else's forever. Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over! FREEDOM GROOMING - To thank you for being such a loyal listener we have partnered with Freedom Grooming to give you an exclusive 20% off when you go to FreedomGrooming.com/83WEEKS WOOOOO WINGS - Wooooo! Wings, a virtual restaurant concept from The Man himself, the Nature Boy Ric Flair. Enjoy the legendary flavors and world championship wings by ordering with your Uber Eats or Postmates app.  Wooo Wings is now open in Nashville, San Antonio, Jacksonville, Florida as well as Huntsville and Tuscaloosa in Alabama, with many more locations coming soon.  Try the only chicken wings worthy of carrying the name of the 16x World Heavyweight Champion.  SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War PPV Review - WCW Starrcade 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 20, 2022 39:19


Featuring Hulk Hogan vs Sting, Curt Hennig vs DDP, and Eddie Guerrero vs Dean Malenko.

1 Year in Wrestling : 1997
WCW Road Wild (Aug 1998)

1 Year in Wrestling : 1997

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2022 38:02


August 8, 1998: STURGIS, NORTH DAKOTA: 8500 attendance Meng defeats The Barbarian The Public Enemy (Rocco Rock & Johnny Grunge) defeat The Dancing Fools (Disco Inferno & Alex Wright)STREET FIGHT Saturn defeats Raven and KanyonRAVEN'S RULES TRIANGLE MATCH Rey Mysterio Jr. defeats Psychosis#1 CONTENDER (WCW CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP) Stevie Ray (c) defeats Chavo Guerrero Jr. to retain the titleWCW WORLD TELEVISION CHAMPIONSHIP Steve McMichael defeats Brian Adams Juventud Guerrera defeats Chris Jericho (c) to win the title (Special referee: Dean Malenko)WCW CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP Winner: Goldberg Participants: Goldberg, The Giant, Lex Luger, Sting, Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Curt Hennig, Scott Norton, Konnan"NWO INVITATIONAL" 9-MAN BATTLE ROYAL Diamond Dallas Page & Jay Leno defeat nWo Hollywood (Hollywood Hogan & Eric Bischoff)

Place to Be Nation Wrestling
NWA Crock & Roll #48: May 1986, Part 4

Place to Be Nation Wrestling

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2022 66:29


On Episode 48 of NWA Crock 'n' Roll, the boys continue their journey through May 1986. Topics include; the continuation of Ric Flair vs. half of the JCP roster, a US title press conference for the now confirmed showdown between Magnum TA & Nikita Koloff, Jim Cornette, Tully and JJ Dillon being excellent as per usual, and a trip over to Japan with the Road Warriors before heading out to Las Vegas for an AWA World Heavyweight title match between Stan Hansen and Curt Hennig from AWA TV! 

What Happened When
Episode 292: WCW Road Wild 1997

What Happened When

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2022 199:36 Very Popular


Strap on your hogs as we head to Sturgis just one week after Lex Luger has defeated "Hollywood" Hulk Hogan for the WCW World Title...and it's time for the rematch! Also the Steiners vs. Outsiders, Randy Savage vs. The Giant, DDP takes on Curt Hennig, Ric Flair vs. Syxx. What was it like working Sturgis? It's Road Wild 1997 on an all new WHW! Support us on Patreon, get this show early and ad free, plus TONS of BONUS content: patreon.com/WHWMonday Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/WHWMonday Check out all the new cool merchandise at BoxOfGimmicks.com Buy a shirt at LoisRules.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: youtube.com/whw Save thousands at Savewithconrad.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

VOC Nation Radio Network
WCW Retro with The Stro - "Mr. Perfect" Curt Hennig

VOC Nation Radio Network

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2022 65:25


Join WCW's Stro Maestro for a special look back at all things professional wrestling, including WWE, NXT, AEW, and … a look back at WCW! This week: a discussion about "Mr. Perfect" Curt Hennig. Call in (914) 338-1885! VOC Nation takes you behind the scenes of your favorite moments in pro wrestling history. Notable show hosts include legendary pro wrestling journalist Bill Apter, former WWE/TNA star Shelly Martinez, former WWE and AWA broadcaster Ken Resnick, former WCW performer The Maestro, former TNA Impact talent Wes Brisco, Pro Wrestling Illustrated's Brady Hicks, independent pro wrestling and Fireball Run star Sassy Stephie, and more! Since 2010, VOC Nation has brought listeners into the minds of the biggest stars in pro wrestling and entertainment. Subscribe to the podcasts for free on most major directories, and visit vocnation.com for live programming. Subscribe to premium - only $3/mo - for commercial full commercial free audio and video episodes. Exclusive access to 50 years of Bill Apter's interview archives is available for a nominal charge. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Straight Shooters
332 Part 2: WCW Monday Nitro - August 4, 1997 Deep Dive

Straight Shooters

Play Episode Listen Later Aug 1, 2022 134:15


This episode of WCW Monday Nitro is one of Nick's top wrestling shows ever. He recounts how he recorded the replay of this show on VHS, in addition to some other adult-oriented items on that VHS. Hey, we were coming up on WCW's adult-themed pay-per-view, Road Wild, so why not? Lex Luger would beat "Hollywood" Hulk Hogan for the WCW Championship on this night, and even though he only held the title for five nights, this show still has one of the greatest moments in wrestling due to many factors. Also, Ted DiBiase joined the Steiner Brothers after leaving the nWo, Curt Hennig and DDP are in the midst of a heated feud, much like Lee Marshall and Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, and so much more on this episode of Nitro. -- Follow us on Twitter [@_piccone] [@VaughnMJohnson] [@ShootersRadio] You can subscribe to The Straight Shooters on the following platforms: [Apple Podcasts] [Google Podcasts] [Spotify] [iHeartRadio] [Amazon] [Audacy] [TuneIn Radio] [Pandora] [Stitcher] [Spreaker] [Player FM] and wherever else you get your podcasts! Exclusive Patreon content: [patreon.com/shootersradio] Facebook: [The Straight Shooters] E-mail: [straightshooterspodcast@gmail.com] --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/shootersradio/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/shootersradio/support

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 110 - December 1st 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 21, 2022 35:48


The WWF gets prepared for their D-Generation X In Your House PPV by presenting a Triple H vs Jim Neidhart main event on Raw. Steve Austin gets a closer look at The Rock's match with Vader, and Shawn Michaels shows everyone how he's preparing for his PPV match with Ken Shamrock. On Nitro Hollywood Hogan gets annoyed with fans wearing Sting masks in the audience, Kevin Nash stands in Scott Hall's corner during Halls match with Disco Inferno, and DDP wrestles Curt Hennig in the main event.

DDP Snake Pit
EP. 29 - "Mr. Perfect" Curt Hennig

DDP Snake Pit

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2022 62:39 Very Popular


On this episode of DDP Snake Pit, Dallas and Jake reflect on the life and career of "Mr. Perfect" Curt Hennig. CARSHIELD - CarShield helps protect my wallet from expensive car repairs, and they'll do the same for you! Go to Car Shield.com/Podcast to start your plan and lock in your pricing forever. A deductible may apply. CHILLISLEEP - Head over to chilisleep.com/DDPSNAKE to learn more and save 30% off the purchase of any new Cube or OOLER Sleep System. This offer is available exclusively for DDP Snake Pit listeners -- and only for a limited time! SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  GOLIATH LIFE - GoliathLife.com streamlines the life insurance purchase process by allowing you to get quotes from more than twenty carriers all at the same time and at the same place: GoliathLife.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1 Year in Wrestling : 1997
WCW Bash at the Beach (July 1998)

1 Year in Wrestling : 1997

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2022 31:51


July 12, 1998. Cox Arena in San Raven (w/ Scotty Riggs and Lodi) defeated Saturn in a Raven's Rules match (10:40) Juventud Guerrera defeated Kidman (9:55) Stevie Ray defeated Chavo Guerrero, Jr. (1:35) Eddie Guerrero defeated Chavo Guerrero, Jr. in a Hair versus Hair match (11:54) Konnan (w/ Lex Luger and Kevin Nash) defeated Disco Inferno (w/ Alex Wright) (2:16) The Giant defeated Kevin Greene (6:58) Rey Misterio, Jr. defeated Chris Jericho to win the WCW World Cruiserweight Championship (6:00) Booker T defeated Bret Hart by disqualification to retain the WCW World Television Championship (8:28) Goldberg defeated Curt Hennig to retain the WCW World Heavyweight Championship (3:50) Hollywood Hogan and Dennis Rodman (w/ The Disciple) defeated Diamond Dallas Page and Karl Malone(23:47)

Taskmaster Talks with Kevin Sullivan
Episode 105 - WCW Bash at the Beach 1998

Taskmaster Talks with Kevin Sullivan

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2022 66:18


On today's Taskmaster Talks with Kevin Sullivan, we are diving deep into WCW Bash at the Beach 1998. Host John Poz and Kevin will discuss every major detail involved with this pivotal show. Kevin will discuss Hulk Hogan/Dennis Rodman vs DDP/Karl Malone, Disco Inferno vs Konnan, and Goldberg vs Curt Hennig for the WCW World Title. That and so much more! Other podcasts weren't there! Lets clean up the fantasy b*llshit, with real Facts and real stories.Don't settle for average, man up at LegacySupps.com and use code SULLIVAN for an additional 10% off your entire order. That's L E G A C Y S U P P S dot com and use the code SULLIVAN for 10% off your entire order of the best health and workout supplements out there! Pro wrestler approved!Sign up today at MyBookie and use the promo code TASKMASTER to secure a first-deposit bonus up to $1000! It;s simple-put in $200 and play with $300- just use promo code TASKMASTER to claim your bonus. Bet anything, anytime, anywhere with MyBookie.

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff
Episode 226: Bash At The Beach 1997

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 11, 2022 152:24 Very Popular


The epic showdown between Dennis Rodman & Hollywood Hogan taking on Lex Luger & The Giant. Roddy Piper takes on Ric Flair, Curt Hennig debuts and teams with DDP taking on Scott Hall and Randy Savage, Jeff Jarrett taking on Steve McMichael for the WCW US title, Chris Benoit and Kevin Sullivan battle it out in a retirement match and much more. It's peak WCW in 1997!  POWER BOMB PIZZA - Powerbomb Pizza is the first delivery only pizzeria with over 30 locations that combines wrestling with handcrafted classic pizza recipes. All profits go directly to the wrestling legends you support such as Mick Foley, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Bret Hart, Eddie Guerrero and more. Order today on Uber Eats or visit PowerbombPizza.com. PROWRESTLING TEES - If you're looking for premium wrestling merch, get to ProWrestlingTees.com. Support wrestling legends from the past and independent wrestling stars of the future with over 100,000 products shipped worldwide. When you order from Pro Wrestling Tees, all profits go directly to the wrestlers or their families. Visit ProWrestlingTees.com today!  HUBSPOT - If you're the type of person who's always thinking about new business ideas or wondering “What's the next side hustle I should spin up?” — here's a podcast recommendation for you: My First Million. So make sure to check out My First Million on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts! BLUECHEW - Try BlueChew FREE when you use our promo code 83WEEKS at checkout--just pay $5 shipping. FREEDOM GROOMING - Stop deli-slicing your scalp with traditional razors. Try Freedom today – or get it as a gift – with your exclusive 20% off by going to freedomgrooming.com/83WEEKS  CAR SHIELD - CarShield helps protect my wallet from expensive car repairs, and they'll do the same for you! Go to CarShield.com/Podcast to start your plan and lock in your pricing forever. RECTEQ - So, It's time to toss that tasteless gas grill, messy charcoal grill, or even that overhyped brand name grill aside, and join an ELITE wood pellet grilling family. By focusing on flavor, convenience, and versatility, recteq sets the new standard in grilling. Visit recteq.com use the code Bischoff to get 5% off SITEWIDE! ROCK AUTO - Rock Auto is a family business, serving auto parts customers online for 20 years. Go to RockAuto.com to shop for auto and body parts from hundreds of manufacturers. Type 83WEEKS in their “How did you hear about us?” box so they know we sent you.  GEICO - Do you own or rent your home? Sure you do! And it's hard work. But you know what's easy? Bundling with GEICO. Go to GEICO.com, get a quote, and see how much YOU could save. It's GEICO-easy!  ZYN - ZYN Nicotine Pouches are a fresher, simpler way to enjoy nicotine that've helped millions of people achieve lasting change by offering smoke-free and spit-free satisfaction. If you're thinking about making a change and want to learn more today, check out ZYN Nicotine Pouches at ZYN.com/FIND WARNING: This product contains Nicotine. Nicotine is an addictive chemical. ATHLETIC GREENS -Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE one year supply of immune supporting vitamin D and 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is go to athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  GOLIATH LIFE - GoliathLife.com streamlines the life insurance purchase process by allowing you to get quotes from more than twenty carriers all at the same time and at the same place: GoliathLife.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War PPV Review - WCW World War 3 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Jul 10, 2022 25:05


Featuring Ultimo Dragon vs Yuji Nagata, Disco Inferno vs Perry Saturn, Ric Flair vs Curt Hennig and the big 60 Man World War 3 Battle Royal.

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 106 - November 3rd 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2022 38:29


Sting has signed a match contract to face Hollywood Hogan at Starrcade 1997 but before WCW looks onto it's most financially succesful PPV of all time, the company has the World War 3 show to promote. The Giant says he hopes it comes down to Kevin Nash and himself, Ric Flair wants to throw Curt Hennig out of the match, and Dallas Page wants to win it and hopefully face Hulk Hogan again in the future. Matches on Nitro this week include Curt Hennig vs Lex Luger, Disco Inferno vs Perry Saturn & Ric Flair vs Alex Wright. On WWF Raw is War D-Generation X get more than they bargained for when they make fun of Sgt. Slaughter. Goldust and Marlena have an uncomfortable discussion, and the company look ahead to this Sunday and the most controversial match in wrestling history.

Queen Venerator
Cleveland.com's 100 Greatest Wrestlers of All-Time List: A Breakdown

Queen Venerator

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2022 61:19


We like pro wrestling here at Queen Venerator (for some reason) and want to start talking about it on this show (for some reason). So, on this episode of the Queen Venerator podcast, we discuss Cleveland.com's 100 Greatest Wrestlers of All-Time List from 2017, written by Troy L. Smith. We discuss who should be higher, lower, and off the list completely to give you an idea of where we stand on some of the most famous pro wrestlers ever.  Website: queenvenerator.com Twitter: @queenvenerator Instagram: @queenvenerator Wrestlers Discussed: Abdullah the Butcher, AJ Styles, Akira Maeda, Andre the Giant, Antonino Rocca, Antonio Inoki, Arn Anderson, Atsushi Onita, Barry Windham, Bill Goldberg, Blue Demon, Bob Backlund, Bobo Brazil, Bret Hart, Brock Lesnar, Bruiser Brody, Bruno Sammartino, Buddy Rogers, Chris Benoit, Chris Jericho, CM Punk, Curt Hennig, Daniel Bryan, Davey Boy Smith, Dean Malenko, Dick Beyer, Don Muraco, Dory Funk Jr, Dusty Rhodes, Eddie Guerrero, Edge, El Canek, El Hijo del Santo, El Santo, Freddie Blassie, Gene Kiniski, Genichiro Tenryu, Giant Baba, Gorgeous George, Harley Race, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Hulk Hogan, Ivan Koloff, Jack Brisco, Jake Roberts, Jeff Hardy, Jerry Lawler, Jimmy Snuka, John Cena, Johnny Valentine, Jumbo Tsuruta, Jushin Liger, Kane, Keiji Mutoh, Kenta Kobashi, Kevin Nash, Kurt Angle, Larry Zbyszko, Lou Thesz, Mick Foley, Mil Mascaras, Mitsuharu Misawa, Nick Bockwinkel, Nikita Koloff, Owen Hart, Perro Aguayo, Randy Orton, Randy Savage, Rey Mysterio, Ric Flair, Rick Rude, Ricky Steamboat, Riki Choshu, Rikidozan, Rob Van Dam, Roddy Piper, Ron Simmons, Samoa Joe, Satoru Sayama, Scott Hall, Shawn Michaels, Stan Hansen, Steve Austin, Sting, Superstar Billy Graham, Tatsumi Fujinami, Ted DiBiase, Terry Funk, Terry Gordy, The Rock, The Sheik, The Undertaker, Toshiaki Kawada, Triple H, Tully Blanchard, Ultimo Dragon, Vader, Verne Gagne, Wahoo McDaniel, William Regal

History While Intoxicated
Week 149 | 7/13/98 | Outlaws vs. Kane/Mankind (WWF Tag Titles) Goldberg vs. Hennig (WCW World Title)

History While Intoxicated

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 20, 2022 31:12


On this episode we have the main events of the 7/13/98 editions of RAW and Nitro! First up, it's Goldberg defending his World Title against Curt Hennig on Nitro. On RAW, the New Age Outlaws try and win their Tag Team Championships back against Kane and Mankind. Watch it with us!

Taking Liberties Pro Wrestling Podcast
TNA Against All Odds February 12, 2006 & AWA Championship Wrestling March 12, 1988 | Ep. 68

Taking Liberties Pro Wrestling Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2022 186:22


Welcome back! This time around you all get to hear us dissect Against All Odds, and the show was about just as terrible as a dissection so I'd say it works out pretty well. We get Abyss vs Rhino (AGAIN), another triple threat between Daniels, Styles, and Joe, and we get a new world champion! But onto something that actually interested us, this AWA show was great. Shawn Michaels, Curt Hennig, Baron Von Raschke, Afa, Jerry Lawler, and many more big names were on this show and goddammit pal, was it some good ol' fashion pro wrasslin'. They really don't do wrestling like they used to. But you can hear us gush about that yourselves. Check us out! --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/takingliberties/support

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 105 - October 27th 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2022 41:54


Hollywood Hulk Hogan ties in his "Assault on Devil's Island" premiere on TNT with a big WCW announcement. Booker T gets a shot at the US title when he faces Curt Hennig, and Nature Boy Ric Flair main events Nitro with Macho Man Randy Savage. On Raw Bret Hart defends his WWF Championship against Ken Shamrock but Shawn Michaels wants to cause problems for The Hitman. Stone Cold Steve Austin hits another Stunner on his way to Survivor Series, and The Legion of Doom get their entrance gear stolen by Jesse James and Billy Gunn.

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 104 - October 20th 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2022 39:53


Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels get into a fight after the Heartbreak Kid battles Owen Hart on Raw. Stone Cold Steve Austin makes a few surprise appearances and he delivers a few surprise stunners, and Faarooq gets upset about his trashed locker room. On Nitro Larry Zybsko reminds Lex Luger that he'll be a fair referee in Luger's upcoming Halloween Havoc match against Scott Hall. Hollywood Hogan notices the steel cage hanging above the ring after the nWo get jumped at the start of the show, and elsewhere on the card Chris Benoit vs Eddie Guerrero & Curt Hennig vs Dean Malenko takes place.

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff
Episode 220: Lex Luger 95-97

83 Weeks with Eric Bischoff

Play Episode Listen Later May 30, 2022 130:47 Very Popular


On this episode of 83 Weeks, the topic is Lex Luger's 1995-97! In anticipation of celebrating Lex's birthday on June 2, Eric will discuss bringing Lex back to the company, his hesitation on it, the Dungeon of Doom connection, Lex vs. Hulk, Lex as a main player in the WCW vs. nWo war, Lex's title win over Hogan, and story with DDP, Curt Hennig and Buff Bagwell. Lex's relationship with Sting, and much more! ATHLETIC GREENS - Athletic Greens is going to give you a FREE one year supply of immune supporting vitamin D and 5 FREE travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is go to athleticgreens.com/83WEEKS ZBIOTICS.COM - Give ZBiotics a try for yourself. Go to zbiotics.com/83WEEKS to get 15% off your first order when you use 83WEEKS at checkout. ZBiotics is backed with 100% money back guarantee so if you're unsatisfied for any reason, they'll refund your money, no questions asked.  GEICO - Do you own or rent your home? Sure you do! And it's hard work. But you know what's easy? Bundling with GEICO. Go to GEICO.com, get a quote, and see how much YOU could save. It's GEICO-easy!  OMAHA STEAKS - Send dad more than just a gift – send him an experience he'll love and can share with you! Go to OmahaSteaks.com and type 83WEEKS into the search bar and order the Dads Want Steaks Package. You'll get 16 entrées and 4 desserts plus 8 FREE Omaha Steaks Burgers! SHEETZ - Energy drink or Milkshake? Imagine getting your favorite energy-bursting G fuel flavors whipped, iced, and milkshak-ified! Go to www.SHEETZ.com and grab a Focus Freak Milkshake for 3.99 or less! Use offer code ENERGIZE to save $1 when you order on the SHEETZ app!  ROCK AUTO - Rock Auto is a family business, serving auto parts customers online for 20 years. Go to RockAuto.com to shop for auto and body parts from hundreds of manufacturers. Type 83WEEKS in their “How did you hear about us?” box so they know we sent you.  SUPER SPECIOSA - Super Speciosa has only one ingredient – pure kratom leaf. Kratom is all-natural herb related to the coffee plant that has been used in Thailand for centuries. Try kratom now and get 20% off. Go to GetSuperLeaf.com/8EWEEKS and get 20% off with promo code 83WEEKS.  ELYSIUM HEALTH - Go to Trybasis.com/83WEEKS and enter code 83WEEKS at checkout to save 10% off Basis prepaid plans as well as other Elysium Health supplements. BLUECHEW - Bluechew gives you confidence in bed every time. Visit BlueChew.com and get your first order free when use promo code 83WEEKS. Just pay $5 shipping! STARRCAST V - After a three-and-a-half year hiatus, STARRCAST, the wildly popular professional wrestling fan fest, is back and ready to rock the Music City. Often called “The Woodstock of Professional Wrestling,” STARRCAST V will take place at the world famous Nashville Fairgrounds from Thursday, July 28th to Sunday, July 31st. The event will also be made available worldwide, exclusively on FITE. Tickets go on sale THIS FRIDAY at Noon ET on www.starrcast.com SAVE WITH CONRAD - If you have credit card debt or in a 30 year loan? Well, we can help you get out of that pinch and save money at the same time! Head over to SaveWithConrad.com for a quick quote.  GOLIATH LIFE - GoliathLife.com streamlines the life insurance purchase process by allowing you to get quotes from more than twenty carriers all at the same time and at the same place: GoliathLife.com. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 103 - October 13th 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2022 43:00


On WWF Raw is War Shawn Michaels and Triple H give their faction a name this week based on comments made by Bret Hart. The Legion of Doom challenge the Godwinns for the tag titles and if they lose, they promise to retire. Stone Cold Steve Austin gets presented with a new contract from Vince McMahon. On Nitro, The Outsiders must defend the tag titles or they'll be stripped of their championship belts, and seeing as Kevin Nash is injured; Syxx steps in for Big Sexy. Curt Hennig faces Diamond Dallas Page in the main event, and Raven's faction gets 2 new members.

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 101 - September 29th 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2022 36:10


Ric Flair calls into WCW Nitro and he makes a big announcement regarding the Four Horsemen. The Giant promises to get some revenge for the Nature Boy in his main event match against Curt Hennig, and Sting gets spotted in the audience during the broadcast. On WWF Raw is War Vince McMahon gives Stone Cold Steve Austin 3 options in regards to his future. Triple H takes on The Undertaker in the main event but Shawn Michaels, Rick Rude and Chyna have other plans for "The Deadman".

Philly Sports Passion Podcast
AWA SuperClash II Retrospective

Philly Sports Passion Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 52:00


This week on the Unscripted Wrestling show, Daniel and Doug reviewed/discussed the AWA SuperClash II event that took place at the Cow Palace in Daly City, California on May 2, 1987.    One of the featured matches, was Nick Bookwinkel defending his AWA World Heavyweight championship against Curt Hennig better known as Mr. Perfect. The Main event, was a tag team match between, Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka and Russ Francis versus The Terrorist and The Mercenary. The Midnight Rockers was also on this card in a six-men tag teaming with Ray Stevens. 

Place to Be Nation Wrestling
NWA Crock & Roll #41: 1986 Crockett Cup, Part 2

Place to Be Nation Wrestling

Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2022 74:37


On Episode 41 of NWA Crock 'n' Roll, Calum, Scott and Dr. G continue on the journey through Crockett Cup 1986 with a recap of the full second round of the tournament. This episode covers new found love for the Sheepherders and the Fantastics, a pair of upsets involving two of the pre-tournament favourites and an in-depth discussion on a WWE 2K22 Create-A-Wrestler template involved in the tournament. We also get a stop-off to the Metrodome in Minneapolis for a look at another tag-team encounter from AWA WrestleRock '86 involving The Long Riders and two unknown guys called Scott Hall and Curt Hennig for this episodes Territory Spotlight.

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 99 - September 15th 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 35:22


On WWF Raw is War, Steve Austin gets a surprise from Owen Hart when The Rattlesnake gets served with some legal papers. The IC title tournament continues with Faarooq vs Ken Shamrock & Dude Love vs Brian Pillman, and The Hart Foundation try to win the Tag Team Titles in the main event. On WCW Nitro features the fallout from War Games and it's all too much for Tony Schiavone. The Outsiders battle Mortis & Wrath, Alex Wright defends the TV Title against Steve Regal, and Steve McMichael tries to get some revenge for the Horsemen when he wrestles Curt Hennig.

Wade Keller Pro Wrestling Podcast
WKPWP Interview Classic (5 Yrs Ago): Keller interviews announcer Mick Karch about Hogan's role in McMahon's success, 1980s expansion years

Wade Keller Pro Wrestling Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later May 1, 2022 142:05


In this week's Interview Classic episode, we jump back five years to PWTorch editor Wade Keller's Apr. 27, 2017 interview with longtime pro wrestling announer Mick Karch regarding newly announced Vince McMahon biopic, the role Hulk Hogan played in McMahon's journey, could the Verne & Greg Gagne have competed with the WWF if Hogan stayed, the place of Curt Hennig in the AWA history as one of the last big stars to headline as champion and whether he had the career he deserved in the WWF. Then an in-depth conversation about indy wrestling and how it's changed over the decades, the attitudes of wrestlers today compared to the 1980s, how fans' expectations at indy shows have changed, and more.

AWA Unleashed
AWA Unleashed!- Episode 17- Curt Hennig- Part 2

AWA Unleashed

Play Episode Listen Later Apr 26, 2022 58:42


In the second of two parts, we get into the life and career of we talk about the life and career of one the most well known and beloved stars in the AWA and beyond, Curt Hennig.    How he never forgot his roots; and attending Twin Cities indie shows regularly, his “Perfect” persona in the WWE and the video build-up and vignettes. Plus Mick and George talk about the Memorial Service, and his dad Larry delivering the eulogy. Brought to you by our friends at SotaStick. It's the place to go for your Minnesota sports themed novelty shirts, hats, and whatever you want. Check out their website https://sotastickco.com/ and use the promo code UNLEASHED for 15% off!   Lift Bridge Brewery has the official beer of AWA Unleashed! The best brewery with the best beer for the best fans! Check out their inventory for the booze and swag! http://liftbridgebrewery.com/     Catch us at our first live show Sat. June 11 at Lift Bridge Brewery before the Midwest All-Star Wrestling card! Doors at noon, live podcast at 2:00pm, wrestling at 3:30pm!  Get tix -> bit.ly/3OdPVg6

Juice Pro Wrestling
Part 2 "The Stuff" with Buff Bagwell

Juice Pro Wrestling

Play Episode Listen Later Apr 20, 2022 98:02


Hold on to your butts for Part 2 of our blockbuster interview with Marcus "Buff" Bagwell.  Listen as "Buff" goes deeper into his behind the scenes pro wrestling stories, from the highs of being watched by 9 million people, the attention of many MANY women, Curt Hennig, the bonds and times shared with fellow pro wrestlers, to the controversial exit from WWE, substance abuse, nearly going broke, and finding recovery and accountability in the present and spreading positivity on twitter.  This episode is wild, educational, VERY blue, and "Buff" was a great time.  We wish him the best of health and best of  luck with that last pro wrestling run he strives for.  Enjoy the Show, and please share and check out the Rebuilding Buff podcast. Shop https://prowrestlingtees.com/JPDUBtees 

AWA Unleashed
AWA Unleashed!- Episode-16- Curt Hennig- Part 1

AWA Unleashed

Play Episode Listen Later Apr 19, 2022 50:28


In the first of two parts, we get into the life and career of we talk about the life and career of one the most well known and beloved stars in the AWA and beyond, Curt Hennig. When did Mick and George start to hear that Larry's son might be interested in the business? What were their first impressions?  We get into the Hennig/Gagne feud, his legendary one hour draw with Nick Bockwinkel. Curt's talks with his dad Larry, Curt's conversations with Mick at the Showboat regarding his future and more.  Brought to you by our friends at SotaStick. It's is the place to go for your Minnesota sports themed novelty shirts, hats, and whatever you want. Check out their website https://sotastickco.com/ and use the promo code UNLEASHED for 15% off! Lift Bridge Brewery has the official beer of AWA Unleashed! The best brewery with the best beer for the best fans! Check out their inventory for the booze and swag!http://liftbridgebrewery.com/

Juice Pro Wrestling
The Stuff with Buff Bagwell Part 1

Juice Pro Wrestling

Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2022 60:37


WCW/nWo legend Buff Bagwell joins us to discuss a variety of topics including early WCW days, Rick Rude, Curt Hennig, the rise of the new world order and the epic parties back in the day, his secrets on pleasing women, his family business, Missy Hyatt breaking him into the business, Dusty Rhodes, DDP, Scott Hall, the American Males, ditching school in high school, his favorite music and much more in part 1 of our BLOCKBUSTER interview that is as REAL and entertaining as it gets! Visit https://www.marcusbuffbagwell.com & shop https://www.prowrestlingtees.com/jpdubtees 

The Hall of Very Good Podcast
Minisode: Mr. Perfect and The Chicken Man

The Hall of Very Good Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 30, 2022 5:48


On the eve of WrestleMania 23, Wade Boggs inducted his friend Curt Hennig into the WWE Hall of Fame, but did you know that if it wasn't for Mr. Perfect, the Chicken Man's own Hall of Fame career might have been over? To listen to the entire interview, CLICK HERE.

AWA Unleashed
AWA Unleashed!- Ep. 13- No DQ and A

AWA Unleashed

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2022 57:23


You've got questions, and we've got answers (sort of.) So it's time for another no DQ and A, where your questions are the show. Mick and George each answer several listener submitted questions for the second edition of our mailbag. Did anybody see The Crusher driving down University Ave. in St. Paul? Who were bookers for the AWA over the years? Curt Hennig's injury vs. Wahoo, forgettable matches, Dennis Bockwinkel and more. If you have any questions for our next No DQ and A, email mickkarch@gmail.com or gschire@comcast.net. Brought to you by our friends at Sotastick. Check out their website https://sotastickco.com/, and use the promo code "UNLEASHED" for 15% off!

Jim Cornette’s Drive-Thru
Episode 236

Jim Cornette’s Drive-Thru

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 24, 2022 204:53 Very Popular


This week on the Drive Thru, Jim answers YOUR questions about Bret Hart, Cody Rhodes, Brock Lesnar, AEW & DDT, FTR vs. The Briscoes, Curt Hennig & much more!! Plus Jim reviews WWE Raw! Send in your question for the Drive-Thru to: CornyDriveThru@gmail.com  Follow Jim and Brian on Twitter: @TheJimCornette @GreatBrianLast Join Jim Cornette's College Of Wrestling Knowledge on Patreon to access the archives & more! https://www.patreon.com/Cornette Subscribe to the Official Jim Cornette channel on YouTube! http://www.youtube.com/c/OfficialJimCornette Visit Jim's official site at www.JimCornette.com for merch, live dates, commentaries and more! You can listen to Brian on the 6:05 Superpodcast at 605pod.com or wherever you find your favorite podcasts! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Place to Be Nation Wrestling
You Tube Roulette #11

Place to Be Nation Wrestling

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 19, 2022 110:13


On this episode of Youtube Roulette, It was “Man of Balance” Matt's turn to spin the roulette wheel and he landed on a match between Abdullah the Butcher and Zeus (yes that Zeus) from Puerto Rico where a member of the panel asks if Abdullah's legs were decapitated, Masato Tanaka vs “The Gladiator” Mike Awesome from Japan that has the gang discuss mullet padding, a Curt Hennig vs Dennis Rodman match from i-Generation Wrestling that shocks the crew, and a violent Fight Without Honor from ROH between Kevin Steen and El Generico that takes a member of the panel 37 hours to rate.

AWA Unleashed
AWA Unleashed! Ep. 11.5- BONUS- ”Big” Scott Hall

AWA Unleashed

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2022 11:29


Even though he wasn't in the AWA for a long period of time, many fans still remember him and his partnership with Curt Hennig. What was he like, and who was he compared to? Plus did he realize the impact and influence he had on fans? We get into that and more in our tribute to the late Scott Hall.

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War
Reliving The War Episode 94 - July 28th 1997

Raw vs Nitro - Reliving The War

Play Episode Listen Later Mar 10, 2022 37:44


WWF Raw is War is back in the United States and Bret Hart has a few things to say to the fans it Pittsburgh. Steve Austin and Dude Love defend the tag team championships, and Davey Boy Smith challenges Ken Shamrock to an arm wrestling competition. On WCW Nitro, it's announced that Lex Luger will get his WCW Championship match early. Luger vs Hogan will take place next week during the 100th episode of Nitro. Macho Man Randy Savage battles Scotty Steiner in the main event, and Curt Hennig continues to confuse fans in regards to which faction he's aligning himself with.