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Daily Network Thread - 5/16/14

The Network live stream schedule for today:

9:00 AM ET - RAW Flashback - 5/16/94 - Sparky Plugg vs. Bam Bam Bigelow; Earthquake vs. Yokozuna in a Sumo Match.
10:00 AM ET - RAW Flashback - 5/23/94 - Owen Hart vs. a mystery opponent in a King of the Ring Qualifying Match; The King's Court with Lex Luger.
11:00 AM ET - In Your House: Cold Day in Hell - 5/11/97 - The Undertaker vs. Steve Austin for the WWF Championship; Ken Shamrock vs. Vader.
1:00 PM ET - Warrior: The Ultimate Legend - Outstanding doc with most footage taking place days before Warrior's death.
2:00 PM ET - Best of Smackdown - 4/12/01 - Jeff Hardy vs. Triple h for the Intercontinental Championship.
3:30 PM ET - Legends' House - "Express Yourselves" - 5/15/14 - The Legends participate in a charity art gala; Tony Atlas prepares a feast for the Legends.
4:30 PM ET - WWE NXT - 5/15/14 - Tyson Kidd vs. Sami Zayn vs. Tyler Breeze for a shot at the NXT Championship.
5:30 PM ET - WWE Superstars - 5/15/14 - Kofi Kingston vs. Titus O'Neil; Sin Cara vs. Drew McIntyre.
6:30 PM ET - WWE Main Event Replay - Sheamus vs. Cesaro for the United States Championship.
7:30 PM ET - Smackdown Pre-Show.
8:00 PM ET - Legends of Wrestling - The careers of Ric Flair and Sgt. Slaughter.
9:00 PM ET - Beyond the Ring - The Big Show: A Giant's World.
10:00 PM ET - WCCW - 12/28/82 - Kerry Von Erich vs. Ric Flair for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship.
11:00 PM ET - Legends of Wrestling - The careers of Ric Flair and Sgt. Slaughter.

The recommendation today goes back to 1993 WCW (I know), with a hidden gem of a show in Slamboree '93. It was originally intended to be a legends tribute show in the beginning, and there are several legends matches to go through, the best of which is Dory Funk Jr vs. Nick Bockwinkel. But then the main card has curiosities like Bobby Eaton and Chris Benoit as a team taking on Scorpio & Bagwell; the return of Sid Vicious as a mystery opponent for Van Hammer (sorry to ruin the surprise 21 years later); a pretty good match between The Hollywood Blondes and Dos Hombres (after Shane Douglas got fired); a match between Arn Anderson and Barry Windham that was good, and the main event of Vader vs. The British Bulldog. So many reasons to check out this show. I challenge Scott to do a re-rant of this show.


  1. Picked up a bunch of WWE stock at $11 a share. Let's see if this can help me pay for the Network.

  2. Why bother Scott? Just reread what RSG thought about it:

  3. Stranger in the AlpsMay 16, 2014 at 9:41 AM

    RSG loved it!

  4. I had a VHS of Slamboree 1993 that I picked up at a thrift store in the early 2000s and I remember being pretty bored with it. I think I watched it once and sold it on Ebay. Might give it a second look.


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