Impact Wrestling/Anthem Wrestling Exhibitions president Ed Nordholm speaks to The LAW’s John Pollock in this 35-minute 2017 interview. Nordholm discusses Anthem’s battle for the acquisition of Impact with Billy Corgan, dealing with Dixie Carter in the ownership transition, how he partnered up with Jeff Jarrett, Impact’s ongoing issues with The Hardys and WWE over the “Broken” characters, their current relationship with Ring of Honor, plans for global expansion through partnerships with NOAH and AAA, plus much more.
The WWE announces the Mae Young Classic women’s tournament, Raw hits lowest audience of 2017, ICW deal coming to an end with Fight Network, CMLL releases talent over incident, Tyler Bate & Pete Dunne removed from U.K. show and TUF 26 tryouts in Las Vegas.
John Pollock & Wai Ting review Raw from Grand Rapids, a main event tag to see “who gets along best”, battle for momentum, a discussion on the Hardys vs. Anthem story, Ed Nordholm’s interview on The LAW, Takeover vs. Backlash, Jinder Mahal wins title and your feedback.
The issues between Anthem / Impact Wrestling with The Hardys picked up again on Monday, updated standing for BOSJ, WCPW cancels shows due to YouTube revenue, SNL scores big with The Rock, incidents from UFC Fighter’s Summit and more.
Martin Bushby & Benno chat about the big Tyler Bate vs. Pete Dunne Takeover match, the U.K. special from this past Friday, Marty Scurll in BOSJ tournament, PROGRESS, Five Star and Martin chats with female performer Kris Wolf on her time in the U.K.
Dave Meltzer joined The LAW on Sunday to share his thoughts on the WWE Backlash event, the decision to put the WWE title on Jinder Mahal, the comparison of the show to NXT Takeover and the latest on a bizarre story from Mexico.
The LAW’s Jason Agnew and Dan Lovranski review the WWE Backlash event and chat NXT Takeover, plus John Pollock speaks to Impact Wrestling president Ed Nordholm and we speak to Dave Meltzer from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Impact Wrestling president Ed Nordholm was a guest on The LAW on Sunday and shared his opinion on where things stands with The Hardys and the talks that he has had with the WWE regarding the Broken Hardy characters.
John Pollock covers Sunday night’s WWE Backlash event from the Allstate Arena with Randy Orton vs. Jinder Mahal for the WWE title, Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Dolph Ziggler and Kevin Owens defends the U.S. title against A.J. Styles.
A preview of tonight’s WWE Backlash event, NXT presents an excellent Takeover with big angle, bizarre situation involving a car being destroyed, update on the BOSJ tournament, Rory MacDonald wins Bellator debut, Impact Wrestling president on The LAW tonight & more.
Jason Agnew, Braden Herrington & Bartender Dave get together and run down the entire NXT Takeover Chicago card! While on Facebook live- they chat the DIY fallout, the already highly talked about UK Championship match show stealer, your feedback and more!
A complete report from Saturday’s NXT Takeover event in Chicago with Bobby Roode defending the NXT title against Hideo Itami, a ladder match for the tag titles and Asuka defending the women’s title against Ruby Riot and Nikki Cross.
John Pollock runs through Saturday’s EVOLVE 84 card from Illinois with Matthew Riddle defending the WWN Live title against Kyle O’Reilly, Zack Sabre Jr. defends EVOLVE title against Ethan Page and a rematch between Keith Lee & Donovan Dijak.
Paul Levesque provides an update on Tommaso Ciampa’s ankle injury, Chris Jericho shares original ‘Mania plans, Impact president on The LAW Sunday, Hiroshi Tanahashi injured, review of Impact, preview of weekend cards and more.
John Pollock & Court Bauer are back to discuss NJPW’s business notes, the Long Beach card notes, the good and bad of Impact, injury to Hiroshi Tanahashi, CM Punk offered $1 million to wrestle, Jinder Mahal’s big push and lots more.
John Pollock & Wai Ting review the DDT “Apartment Complex Wrestling” DVD featuring Kota Ibushi navigating a condemned apartment and we welcome Chris Charlton to chat this event and the history of the DDT promotion.
John Pollock chats with Misha Cirkunov about his upcoming fight in Sweden, reaction to Jon Jones’ cocaine comments, whether he could fight at UFC 214; Cody Saftic discusses the “winners and losers” from UFC 211 and we play “Love it or Hate it”; plus Pollock reviews the UFC presser from Dallas.
Braden Herrington is joined by Bartender Dave to chat the passing of Chris Cornell, this week’s NXT, and give their predictions for this Saturday’s NXT Takeover Chicago!
John Pollock & Jimmy Korderas preview this Sunday’s Backlash event from the Allstate Arena in Chicago with Randy Orton defending the WWE title against Jinder Mahal, Kevin Owens vs. A.J. Styles for the U.S. title and Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Dolph Ziggler in the featured matches on the card.
The passing of Doug Somers at the age of 65, Smackdown does lowest number of 2017, Al Snow comments on arrest, Will Ospreay vs. Ricochet at Korakuen Hall, CSAC passes new weight cutting plan, interview with The Briscoe Brothers & lots more.
The Briscoe Brothers, Jay and Mark speak with The LAW’s Dan Lovranski about their 15-year tenure in Ring of Honor, working with Bully Ray, wrestling in New Japan Pro Wrestling and reveal what irks them about one another.
John Pollock & Wai Ting look at the final episode of Smackdown going into this Sunday’s Backlash event, A.J. Styles takes on Jinder Mahal, diving into the psyche of Erick Rowan, whether the Mahal push is connecting, a review of the Finn Balor “24” documentary and more.
Monday’s Raw returned to the usual live format after their tape-delayed episode from the U.K. last week and showed a very small increase from the taped version as they went up against a big NBA playoff game.
John Pollock & Wai Ting are back to review Raw in Newark, update on Braun Strowman, main event and matches for Extreme Rules, Golden Truth breakup, Reigns vs. Balor, chat Guardians of the Galaxy 2, UFC 211 and take your feedback.
The WWE has announced several matches for the Raw-exclusive “Extreme Rules” event on June 4th from Baltimore, including a #1 contender’s main event with the winner receiving a future title shot against Brock Lesnar.
It was announced on Monday that Jim Ross will be calling one of the matches at this Saturday’s NXT Takeover event from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois.
The WWE says that Braun Strowman will miss six-months following surgery; WWE changes premiere date for U.K. series; Netflix releases GLOW trailer; Ambrose vs. Miz on Raw; BOSJ kicks off Wednesday; Adam Cole ROH speech and more independent dates.
Dave Meltzer joins The LAW to chat about the injury to Braun Strowman and where you go with Roman Reigns, the WWE launching the U.K. series on the network, Sinclair Broadcasting purchasing Tribune and possible impact on Ring of Honor.
Netflix has released the trailer for the upcoming GLOW series starring Marc Maron and Alison Brie, which will be released on June 23rd.
On this week’s edition of The LAW, Jason Agnew and Dan Lovranski welcome The Briscoe Brothers and Dave Meltzer to the show, take your phone calls, our weekly Q&A segment, a review of UFC 211 & ROH War of the Worlds and more.
The Briscoe Brothers join The LAW tonight; Adam Cole announced a June independent date & scheduled for ROH tapings tonight; pair of big shows in Toronto; full rundown of UFC 211 in Dallas; Miocic and Jedrzejczyk retain titles and more.
The WWE has announced that their U.K. series will kick off this Thursday on the WWE Network with a 90-minute special, featuring matches from last weekend’s tapings in Norwich.