Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett present, for only the second time in WPAN history, a great debate! “The Menace” Mike Mills from Booking The Territory Pro Wrestling Podcast (@BTT_Podcast) is back, one year after the North vs. South showdown with The Kingpin, to this time argue Old School vs. New School in Uncivil War 2 – but, SPOILER ALERT, this debate does NOT go as planned. Take a listen as referee Crockett guides Milonas and Mills in a discussion on retro wrestling, today’s product and whatever else comes to mind! After you hear from our combatants, use #UncivilWar2 to vote for your favorite. Plus, a resepectable Promo About Nothing, Botchamania Brian and other new nicknames, baby talk, how you can be a part of Episode 100, and a MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT regarding our future on the New Age Insiders Wrestling Network!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are back at their home away from home, the New England Pro Wrestling Academy, to speak with one of their top students, independent wrestling phenom Josh Briggs (@TheJoshBriggs)! Josh came from the West Coast to play college football and stayed here to pursue his true dream as a pro wrestler. We talk about his early training with Mike Hollow and what then brought him to Brian Fury’s school, his first encounter with Donovan Dijak, marketing himself, being Mike Honcho, reaching his goals, working with Jack Swagger, winning titles, being backstage at NXT, getting put over by Dijak and so much more. Chances are he doesn’t like you, but there’s a better chance you’ll dig this conversation with one of the wrestling’s biggest rising stars! Also in this episode, we monkey around with the Promo About Nothing, Milonas doubles down on Super Bowl trash talk, football grievances, and the first new nickname suggestions come in for Brian!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett reunite to discuss what you voted on in this month’s Twitter poll (@TheWPAN), and in preparation for the upcoming Uncivil War 2: Old School vs. New School debate, we’re discussing our Favorite WCW/NWA Match. Prepare to be surprised by our number one picks! Plus, Crockett celebrates Shinsuke Nakamura heading to the main event of WrestleMania 34, which he predicted in WPAN episode two! Plus, it’s a soulless Promo About Nothing, THE KINGPIN IS DONE?!?!, and stay tuned ’til the end for a Super Bowl message from Milonas!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett continue to avoid each other – Crockett’s out, and Milonas is back and in the driver’s seat! The Kingpin’s got former wrestler, current commentator and friend of the podcast Julian Starr (@Julian_Starr89) alongside for this special episode all about the Royal Rumble. No, not this year’s Rumble – we’re turning back the clock and taking a look at an eventful Royal Rumble 2005! Ho-hum bouts, heavy breathing, beautiful butts, botched finishes, botched quads and a whole lot more! Plus, get stung by this Promo About Nothing, Julian exchanges Ring of Honor stories with Brian, we air our grievances and talk about the upcoming Uncivil War 2!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are NOT together this week, with Milonas having Ring Of Honor commitments over the weekend, so permanent guest co-host Brian Fury (@xbrianxfuryx) of the New England Pro Wrestling Academy and Chaotic Wrestling is picking up the slack. We talk about the first Chaotic Wrestling event under his leadership, his thoughts on the departure of WarBeard Hanson for WWE (and some fun Todd stories), Sasha Banks’ first day at the school and so much more! Then, we right last week’s wrong with The Firebrand running the Wrestling News Gauntlet, plus the debut of a brand new game – SHOOT or WORK? Also in this episode, this Promo About Nothing is clean as a whistle, we air our grievances and The Kingpin can’t do anything about it!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett are asking for you to vote on the topic once a month on Twitter (@TheWPAN), and this week, during Royal Rumble season, we are exposing the Worst Royal Rumble Surprise in WWE history! We’ve both got our thoughts, but which surprise is at the top of the list? Also, we look at all of the recent rumor and innuendo in the return of the Wrestling News Gauntlet! Plus, it’s back to 1987 (or 2002) for this Promo About Nothing, we discuss being in the same ring for Chaotic Wrestling on Friday and react to WarBeardHanson’s farewell speech at the show!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett reunite after the holidays and it’s a jam-packed episode! We’ve got new segments, the return of old segments, and we’re highlighting the 25th birthday of WWE Monday Night RAW! We look back at the history of the show and rank the Best Match, Best Feud, Best Debut, Best Angle, and RAW’s overall MVP. Listen in to our picks and let us know your favorites on Twitter (@TheWPAN). From there, Milonas attempts to break .500 in the most important Dirt Sheet Shuffle of all time! Plus, this Promo About Nothing sucks (wind), we’re celebrating Festivus all year long, and Crockett is back from Mexico with a gift for The Kingpin!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett welcome in 2018 with a New Japan-centric interview, following up our conversation with WarBeard Hanson last week. This time, we’re welcoming in NJPW’s US Director of Operations, George Carroll, Jr. (@GCarroll77)! George cut his teeth in the New England independents, first as a wrestler (unsuccessfully), then backstage in any way he could. How does one get an “office job” in pro wrestling? Listen in as George takes us through his journey from local groups like NECW and Chaotic Wrestling to international brands like Ring Of Honor Wrestling and New Japan! Plus, George reflects on giving The Kingpin one of his early gimmicks! Also in this episode, Gulf War hijinks in this Promo About Nothing, Milonas is booked up in the new year, and Crockett forgets the bits!
Pro wrestler “The Kingpin” Brian Milonas and referee Mike Crockett wish you a Merry Christmas, and to celebrate the arrival of one jolly bearded man, we’re bringing another one back onto the podcast – our pal WarBeard Hanson (@WarBeardHanson) of War Machine! Since he sat down with us one year ago, Hanson has torn up New Japan and Ring Of Honor Wrestling with Ray Rowe and we reflect on it. Todd talks about his first-ever action figure going onto the market, working with Tommaso Ciampa, his WrestleKingdom debut coming up next week, seeing his buddy Brian Milonas in ROH, plus the legend of “The Duke Of Elegance” Don Chesterfield, disintegrating his teeth on a ladder, his TRUE THOUGHTS on his six-man partner for the Tokyo Dome, Michael Elgin, and Hanson responds to the rumors of War Machine’s next move! Also this week, why have a Promo About Nothing, when you can have a NO HOLDS BARRED Promo About Nothing, Crockett sings (and signs?), and news on a BIG CHANGE to our podcasting schedule!