• REVIEW: Smackdown – October 31, 2002: The Night That Saved John Cena

    Welcome to KB’s Old School (and New School) Reviews. I’ve been reviewing wrestling shows for over ten years now and have reviewed over 5,000 shows. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday,...

    FeaturesOctober 29, 2020
  • REVIEW: Summerslam 2002: What A Performance.

    FeaturesAugust 12, 2019
  • Royal Rumble 2002: The Night HHH Deserved It

    Royal Rumble 2002 Date: January 20, 2002 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 12,915 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler This is the first step to things falling downhill, as we’re...

    FeaturesJanuary 21, 2018
  • Summerslam 2002: The Performance of a Lifetime

    Summerslam 2002 Date: August 25, 2002 Location: Nassau Veterans Memorial, Uniondale, New York Attendance: 14,797 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Tazz, Jim Ross It’s very rare that a Summerslam is...

    FeaturesAugust 6, 2017
  • New E-Book/Paperback: KB’s Complete Monday Night Raw 2002 Reviews

    It was the worst of times….and it’s mostly downhill from there. Monday Night Raw has been on the air for the better part of twenty five years and there have...

    FeaturesJuly 21, 2017
  • King of the Ring 2002: When the Beast was King

    King of the Ring 2002 Date: June 23, 2002 Location: Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio Attendance: 14,198 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler I haven’t been looking forward to this one and...

    FeaturesJune 30, 2017
  • Backlash 2002: Ride That Nostalgia Train As Long As You Can

    FeaturesMay 18, 2017
  • AJ Styles Made His WWE Debut Long Before the Rumble

    Everyone has to have a start. AJ Styles is the current Smackdown World Champion and there’s a very strong case to be made for him being Wrestler of the Year....

    VideosDecember 29, 2016
  • Summerslam 2002: Oh Shawn

    And a lot more to brag about too.

    FeaturesAugust 7, 2016
  • KB’s Review: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

    BlogsJune 1, 2016