Discussion in 'Wrestling' started by PartyRock24, Jan 1, 2008.
Happy New Year
Lets get started.
new ayear as same sheut
Fuck the Royal Rumble! Let's go to ROH in February instead. It's right across the street from the Garden.
congrats on the REAL first thread of 2008...you beat out an early clicker...
DAMN I wanted to start this thread
Where's it gonna be? Hammerstein?
Ring of Honor is just like ECW right? No rules or anything?
Grand Ballroom. It's a few flights up from the Hammerstein. It's where RAW was taped at the beginning.
It's a wrestling company, not a hardcore garbage wrestling company. The rules are a bit relaxed to let the guys wrestle to their capabilities, but it isn't a clusterfuck like ECW could often be.
No, I don't mean the current ECW. I mean the old ECW when you didn't get counted out or disqualified, and when they did shows from places like Hammerstein and the Elk's Lodge in Queens. Back when Paul Heyman was running the show.
What was the deal with the 5 minute firework display during JBL's entrance? Coulda done without all of that....although it looked like Jericho got him pretty good on his schnoz. Looked like he got cut by his nails
really liked the Kennedy-HBK match, I was very glad to see Kennedy get a clean win in a good match.
Goddaaaamn did Mickie look good in the Women's title match. Tits galore between her, Melina, & Beth Phoenix. Sloppy start...what was the deal with that bodyslam gone nowhere? Nice Double Enziguri spot though
Hornswoggle vs. Regal...pointless time waster
and as per usual...I forgot to record whatever was on after Raw :arrrh:
so how does HHH get into the Rumble afterall? Or does that basically cement that it's going to be a Smackdown guy who wins the Rumble & HHH will win the Elimination Chamber at Armageddon (or whatever the next PPV is)
I now going to the Royal Rumble...I don't follow as much anymore but I have never been to a Royal Rumble and I think its going to be cool...I mean its in MSG so I just have to take the train right there so no driving or traveling horse shit...I went to Summer Slam way back in the day, Survivor Series like 2 years ago, and Royal Rumble this year... So if I ever go to WM I will have been to each of the big 4...I doubt that will ever happen though because I really don't care that much..
you lucky ass...I didn't wind up getting tickets :icon_neut
My sister texted me like 2 days ago that her BF got like 6 tickets but not all together and me and my cousin could have 2..so yeah I didn't even try and got them...
I'm thinking HHH gets himself into a triple threat match at RR because no one in the world actually believes Hardy has a chance to win the strap. When does Lashley come back? Because if he is close to being ready, I bet he comes back unannounced and wins the rumble.
Is there any chance Vince is going to gamble and roll the dice on Hardy like he did with Bret or HBK back in the day? I cant see HArdy being a World Champion but if you look back at some of those early Rockers/Hart Foundations matches, I would have never believed either one of them could be the superstars they became.
it sounds like something that WWE would do
Mark my words Flair enters the Rumble at #1 and wins it all...with the help of HHH
Yea Lashley is probably coming back at the RR, But i dont think that he will win it. They could make him throw like 12 people out of the ring or something like that to put over the fact that he is strong.
I dont think that flair is going to win the Royal Rumble but i do see him entering #1. Also HHH is going to get himself into the Main event of WM24 some how and we all know that, but the thing is how is he going to do it.
Yeah, that's what I'm talking about. The original ECW.
The original ECW wasnt lame. The original ECW was something that wrestling really needs back. It was something different. Something that no one ever saw comming. At least that's what I think.
It was different but there wasn't much wrestling until Eddie, Benoit and Malenko. Before them ECW was a hardcore clusterfuck.
Me thinks Triple H wins the Elimination chamber and gets into WM24 main event or we somehow get Triple H vs Kennedy, which was orignally planned with the McMahon son thing.
I know some of you like Hardy, but he is not going to win the championship, nor do I want him to. They always have the Champion win at the Rumble , but they give underrated wrestlers the chance to be in the Main Even. Hardy is a good wrestler/high flyer with some decent moves, and everything. I just don't see him as a World Champion. He is a good IC champion, but not World championship material.
Your right Hardy wont win, even thought i like him. But Cena did win back the championship against Edge a couple of years ago at the Royal Rumble.
I think that would be pretty cool, but I think Jeff won't get it done. Even as a transitional champ, he's not gonna get the rub at the Rumble
That would be pretty fucking cool...have him either win the strap at WM and give it one last run or have him lose in an epic match
Yeah, we have something that wrestling really needs back. It's called ROH. Better than ECW was. If it was a bigger promotion, it would have the same or greater effect than ECW did in the 90s. It has already gone through many of the problems ECW did, such as talent raids, and the storylines and angles are written by a protege of sorts of Heyman. And the wrestling is a million times better than it was n ECW.
The indies in general. ROH, IWA:MS, CHIKARA, PWG, CZW, IWS, among others, really something for everyone, whatever you're looking for in a fed, if you're not happy with the TV product. And the talent pool is fairly incestuous so you'll see a lot of the same faces in each of these.
I was thinking about this the other day. If ESPN didn't have this houlier than thou attitude when it comes proffessional wrestling, maybe they would sign a deal to televise ROH on ESPN 2. I think it would benefit both parties involved. It would give ROH a chance to expand its fanbase and ESPN would benefit from ratings, because lets face there is still alot of filler programming on ESPN 2.
As for the whole Jeff Hardy thing, I don't think he is going to win the title from Randy Orton. He still has the IC belt and they will probably just let him fall back on that to defend after the Rumble. Which is a shame, because the right thing to do, was to have Hardy drop the belt to Santino Morella, which you could parlay into a Santino-Carlitio fued. Then have Jeff Hardy win the title from Orton and let that fued run for a while. Hardy keeps the title only to lose to Mr. Kennedy, leading to the Wrestlemania main event match with Triple H, who will be fueding with Regal while all the above mentioned is going on.