Gonna post Starrcade tomorrow once I'm back from my nephew's birthday party, so if you got any word about the cards, just lemme know. The Main event featured Hogan beating the Giant. Hogan, having had enough, invoked his creative control and demanded that he win the match and the title. Later on the show Ric Flair wrestles Sting and loses. Since Hall was only one man, two others were about to appear on the horizon with him.
Because Nitro was live at the time, premiering major stars on the show would signal to the fans the amount of excitement the broadcasts would contain. Disco Inferno, with new best bud Mike Sanders, cut a promo on his old best bud Alex Wright. He then says that the American public is not stupid and does not want to see their stars and heroes become destroyed when a corporation or business says so, but rather on their own. Later in the show Rick went on to beat his brother Scott in a singles match. Hogan and Savage battle to a no Contest in a Cage Match. October 17, 1998 Saturday Night: Hall,while drunk, defeated Disorderly Conduct in a handicap match. Benoit doubled down on his stance and backed his fellow wrestlers.
This loss of valuable talent led to Busch being fired as Senior Vice President; he would be replaced by Turner programming chief Brad Siegel. And the Steiners reforming doesn't net nearly the same results. Meanwhile, the creative product of the company sank in 1991 and 1992 under the presidency of the inexperienced Herd. The inclusion of Hart himself confused and frustrated fans even more as Hart had no part in the feud between Hogan and Sting. As it turned out, the episode pulled in an incredibly dismal rating. After some distractions from Bigelow and Disco Inferno and help from Scott Hall, Kevin Nash wins the World Title from Goldberg.
Savage ends up injuring Nash and makes him go to the hospital. As a result, several thousand people lost their pay-per-view feed at 11pm during the highly anticipated world title match between and Goldberg. Giant and Scott Steiner subbing for Hall Bagwell turned on Rick, but Rick ended up winning the match and titles anyways. Have A Nice Day: A Tale of Blood and Sweatsocks p. Ultimo Dragon for 1 contender to the tv title in 20:00.
Hollywood Hogan September 14 The Four Horsemen Chris Benoit, , Ric Flair and Steve McMichael vs. In addition, top-level stars had no motivation to excel in the ring due to their long-term contracts. December 10, 1998 Thunder: Konnan costs Chris Jericho a match. Chris Candido 18:29 Taz vs. And from there, the main event of Starrcade 1998 became something of a notorious moment in wrestling as it devolved from a wrestling match to two guys shooting on each other in the middle of the ring. Eddie Guerrero and Dean Malenko for the Crusierweight title 15:43 Harlem Heat def.
He does offer a lot of insight to this period, especially from his position as the booker, although his justification of Loch Ness comes off just as someone who cannot admit failure. He said at that point, he told everyone they were in deep shit but no one believed him. November 24 60-man World War 3 match December 29 vs. By 1988, after four years of competition with Vince McMahon, and a long political struggle with champion , Rhodes was burnt out. Randy Savage July 13 Dennis Rodman and Hollywood Hogan vs. All sounds fair enough, right? Bret Hart December 27 Washington, D.
October 5, 1998 Nitro: Wolfpac attacks Hollywood in their locker room. Also the cohorts have to win with their manager's finishing moves. Bishoff thinks Hogan went too far. I remember seeing that segment and thought, if both are brought over and like eldandy suggested, create a corporate horseman , Vince can feud with Hogan i mean they did the feud in 02 i think. Torrie Wilson and David Flair were their too.
. Sullivan claims that he was vetoed against shooting angles at house shows. During this show Jarrett nailed Nash with a guitar. Scott Steiner turns on his brother and continues his spot as leader of nWo Hollywood we'll be working on dissolving the factions other the next few months. Tank Abbott called out Goldberg. Foley, however, wanted some time off to be with his newborn daughter and get surgery to repair a knee injury.
February 8, 2000 Thunder Tapings: Kevin Nash strips Jarrett of being commissioner, and makes Hall vs. December 5, 1998 Satuday night: Stevie Ray supports Booker T in his match with Scott Hall. Kane would eliminate 12 other people a record at the time. If they feel it's significant or unique to be up despite the rules. September 10, 1998 Thunder: Disco asked if himself and Alex Wright can join the Wolfpac but Konnan said no. Rule Description Our Mission Statement that help give the subreddit a balance of content. The Giant February 23 Hollywood Hogan vs.
Roddy Piper March 16 Team Piper , , Roddy Piper and vs. So, The Big Bang and surely Booker T would have entered as Champion. The build-up to this match isn't what happened in the ring, but backstage. Tracy smothers in 7:23 Lance storm def. Big mistake on Miller's part. Sullivan then compares wrestling to the circus, saying that there is stuff for everyone.