May 31st, 2015
Since this is not a full PPV, this does not qualify for the Smartie Cup, But here are the picks of Mike the Ref and Andre C for tonight's show...
WWE Elimination Chamber 2015
Featuring Mike the Ref, Andre C
WWE World Heavyweight Championship
Seth Rollins (c) vs. Dean Ambrose
Mike – Rollins retains. Will
keep belt throughout year and possibly into Wrestlemania
Andre – Seth Rollins retains his title
Elimination Chamber Match for Intercontinental Title
Wade Barrett vs. Shaemus vs. Rusev vs. R-Truth vs. Dolph Ziggler vs.
Mike – Shaemus. Man without an
enemy now that the feud with Ziggler is put on hold.
Andre – Dolph Ziggler
Elimination Chamber Match for the Tag Team Championship
New Day (c) vs. Tyson Kidd/Cesaro vs. Ascension vs. Los Matadores vs.
Lucha Dragons vs. Prime Time Players
Mike – New Day. Third man gets
in there when door opens and gives the newest associates of the Authority a
Andre – The Brass Ring Club
Tyson Kidd & Cesaro
Triple Threat Match for the Divas Championship
Nikki Bella (c) vs. Paige vs. Naomi
Mike – Nikki. WWE trying to get
someone longer title reign than AJ had.
Would pick Paige here if not for Tough Enough
Andre – Naomi
John Cena vs. Kevin Owens
Mike – Kevin Owens. Shows how
strong the NXT roster really is. Can
especially see it since the titles are not on the line.
Andre – Kevin Owens. Then he disappears from tv for a while to let the
loss build up on Cena till Owens makes his FT arrival
Bo Dallas vs. Neville
Mike – Dallas. This is the match
to put Dallas back in the main event roster picture. Has a chance to steal the show. A loss by Neville after showing the leg
injury will not hurt him.
Andre – Neville. Bo beats him down after the match further injuring the
May 27th, 2015
On this episode, Mike discusses...
- Thoughts on the PWA Adrenalize Show this past weekend in Edmonton
- Thoughts on the Contracts signed by Mike Babcock and Todd McLelland in the NHL, as well as the Contracts signed by Ring of Honor Wrestling with Destination America, and the Developmental Contract signed by Samoa Joe
- Previews WWE Elimination Chamber, as well as upcoming Events in the Alberta Area, as well as what coming up in June for Edmonton S.P.N.
All that, and the Top 10 worst contract deals in the last 20 years.
May 24th, 2015
In this episode, Mike the Ref is joined by Andre C, The Wrestling Mind Brian Hamilton, Sanefan Luke Neilson, MRB 1.5 Ryan Passmore, and new guest The Edmonton Wrestling Queen Amanda, as we discuss the PWA Adrenalize show from Edmonton, Alberta.
Also, a special dedication and tribute is made before the show in memoriam of the 16th anniversary of the passing of The King of Harts Owen Hart.
May 21st, 2015
In this episode, Andre discusses his thoughts on WWE Tough Enough, a Review of WWE Payback and NXT Takeover: Unstoppable, as well as a preview to this weekend's PWA Show in Edmonton. Contact him on twitter @wrestlingcpod or firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 17th, 2015
Smartie Cup Predictions
WWE Payback 2015
Featuring Mike the Ref, Andre C, The Wrestling Mind Brian Hamilton, and
“MRB 1.5” Ryan Passmore
R-Truth defeats Stardust - Was not announced prior to the show, therefore no predictions made
Ascension defeats Curtis Axel/Macho Mandow
Mike – Axel/Mandow. If this was on the main card, I could see this going another way, but Ascension is the new tag team jobbers.
Andre – Axel/Mandow. Great Gimmick
Ryan – Axel/Mandow
Shaemus defeats Dolph Ziggler
Mike – Shaemus. Feud will not be settled here. Will be settled in Elimination Chamber
Andre – Dolph Ziggler
Brian –Dolph Zigger
Ryan – Shaemus
Two out of Three Falls Match for the Tag Team Championship
New Day (c) defeats Tyson Kidd/Cesaro 2-1
Mike – New Day. Will use the Freebird Rule, where they will switch partners each fall.
Andre – New Day. Keep Brass Ring Club chasing the titles
Brian –New Day. 2-1
Ryan – New Day
Bray Wyatt defeats Ryback
Mike – Bray Wyatt. If Wyatt does not win, might as well send him to NXT for repackaging.
Andre – Bray Wyatt. Keeps the feud going.
Brian –Bray Wyatt
Ryan – Bray Wyatt
“I Quit” Match for the United States Championship
John Cena (c) defeats Rusev
Mike – Cena. Lana will throw in the towel for Rusev, embarrassing Rusev and forcing Rusev to fire Lana
Andre – Rusev. Lana used to distract Cena for win
Ryan – Cena
Nikki/Brie Bella vs. Naomi/Tamina
Mike – Bellas. Upset victory, as in sudden, subsequent beatdown leads to return of Paige for save
Andre – Naomi/Tamina. Naomi needs to continue dominance over Nikki until she gets the belt
King Barrett vs. Neville
Mike – Neville. Upset victory continues this feud into the Chamber
Andre – Neville. Revenge for King of the Ring
Barrett. Hope this feud continues
WWE World Heavyweight Championship
Seth Rollins (c) vs. Randy Orton vs. Dean Ambrose vs. Roman Reigns
Mike – Rollins. Ambrose will inadvertently
assist Rollins after Kane tries to destroy Rollins
Andre – Rollins retains the
Brian –Rollins. Retains with the assistance of Kane
Ryan – Rollins. Unbelievable
talent. Needs to be a long run
May 15th, 2015
In this episode, Mike discusses...
Local participants in the WWE Tough Enough CompetitionA discussion with Andre C of Wrestling Clarity on the role of minor officials at sports and wrestling shows, such as
A quick discussion on the Special Guests Announced for the Prairie Wrestling Alliance Night of Champions in Edmonton July 4
Along with Mike's Top 10 Podcasts and Videocasts.
May 13th, 2015
On this show, Andre C covers...
- Thoughts on the WWE Network's new programs
- Reviews on the Monster Pro Wrestling Leo Burke Cup and the Real Canadian Wrestling Shows in Red Deer and Edmonton
- Predictions on the WWE Payback Show this Sunday
- Previews the Upcoming Month's shows in Alberta
May 8th, 2015
In this episode, Mike the Ref is joined by Wrestling Clarity's Andre C and The Wrestling Mind Brian Hamilton as we discuss the Uprising Show, presented by Real Canadian Wrestling, from Red Deer, Alberta. This is a special Road trip podcast, live from the Andre-mobile.
May 7th, 2015
In this episode...
A discussion with Mike the Ref, Andre C of the Wrestling Clarity, and The Wrestling Mind Brian Hamilton, on
- The recently released ranking provided by Real Canadian Wrestling
- The new RCW Training School in Edmonton
As well as Mike's thoughts on the upcoming RCW Anniversary Tour, starting this Thursday.
Along with a quick commentary on the Wells report about Deflategate.
May 3rd, 2015
In this episode, Mike comments on the Leo Burke Cup, from the Alberta Avenue Arena, May 2, 2015.