Episode 540: The Afro Punk

Its Monday, You Know What That Means The boys are back fresh off of the 4th of July weekend. We catch up with what we did over the weekend, talk a little about the Lex Luger Icons show that didn’t air on Peacock ,take a real wild dive down the hole of competitive eating, and we try to figure out how long it would take us to eat a hotdog,…

Episode 539: Thought About It

It’s Monday Night, You Know What That Means The boys are back in town, Kevin is running behind as he’s on the way back from his weekend in AC. Matt and Tony catch up, break some balls, and kill time before Kevin arrives. Kevin recaps his weekend in AC, crushing it at the comedy show, seeing lots of familiar faces, making new friends, and experiencing wild wrestling. Plus a shaving…

Episode 535: Small Nips, Big Bellies

Its Monday Night, and You Know What That Means No Guest Tonight We kick off the show talking NWA Powerrr from last week. We find out who is in the Main Event for When Our Shadows Fall, with the winner coming out of the battle royal that we had strong feelings about. Plus we talk Kamille & Thunder Rosa, the Tag Team Titles, Chris Masters, and Austin Idol We dive…

Episode 533: Jax Dane & Kasey Catal

Its Monday, You Know What That Means We have returned, Tony is running late so Kevin and Matt kick off the show. Talk quickly turns to collecting things, as Matt is looking for a VCR & may start collecting VHS Tapes. Kevin is annoyed at the commercials for Peacock on the Peacock app during a WWE Event. We are then joined by former NWA World Heavyweight Champion Jax Dane. We…

Episode 531: LaGreca’s Pain and Ice Train

We are off and running this week with Busted Open’s Dave LaGreca. Fresh off his ass whipping at Mission Pro Wrestling courtesy of Thunder Rosa. The boys have some fun with Dave, but at the end of the day, Dave did an amazing job with this story, cut a killer promo, and took a beating like a champ. Plus Mission Pro Wrestling got a nice rub. Dave also busts on…

Episode 529: Tony Appreciation Night

Tony won the 2020 PPV Picks for the Year So our punishment was to have a show dedicated to Tony Matt and Kevin put together a star studded list of guests. We do very little pro wrestling talk, we kick off with some catching up, then its some talk about WWF VHS tapes and the recent releases before our first guest joins us. After some technical difficulties J George joins…

Episode 528: LaGreca MANIA

Coming out of the busiest week of the wrestling year the boys are all back for another epic show. We are joined by our great friend and host of Busted Open Radio on SirusXM David LaGreca. We catch up with Dave on Busted Open, his ongoing feuds with Sami Callihan and Thunder Rosa, and of course Wrestlemania. We get a run in from one of Dave’s rivals as Thunder Rosa…

Episode 519: Fat Guys Don’t Fold

Its Monday, You Know What That Means Another episode with the boys, we catch up on the Super Bowl, this and that, then dive into a discussion about Hulk Hogan’s Theme Songs, Real American vs American Made, then Tony hits us with Voodoo Child, its a fun conversation. A brief touch on some NWA news, before we are joined by CW Anderson CW Anderson joins us to talk ECW, NWA,…

Episode 516: Use the Hatch

It’s Monday. You know what that means   Kevin, Matt and Tony are back, we kick off the show with the crowning of the 2020 Shining Wizards Picks Champion. Once the gloating and shit talking is done, we go over some facts from the 2020 Picks, then dive right into Impact’s Hard to Kill. We cover the card from front to back. Whats the next chapter in AEW vs Impact….

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Note: we have a cleaned up version now posted. Enjoy! Its the 9 Year Anniversary of The Shining Wizards Wrestling Podcast. We all booked surprise guests to celebrate 9 years and didn’t tell each other who we booked. We started the show with Finlands over Mikko Maestro, followed up by Duke the Dumpster Droese, and Chris Hammrick. We had a little break as the 7:45 guest didn’t call in before…

Episode 507: The Wonderful World of the Wizards

No guests lined up tonight, we start the only way we know how, talking about our assholes. This gets us to an awesome story from Kate the Great about her meeting Thunder Rosa. We jump into some Talk N Shop A Mania 2, Impact Turning Point, the Knockouts Tournament and some WWE talk & Zelina Vega & her whole situation before we jump into a break. Coming out we talk…

Episode 505: Lucky 13 & Levin

We are on the road to our 9 Year Anniversary Show. We are talking UWN, NXT UK & NXT Halloween Havoc to start off the show, each of us think the match of the week came from each show, find out which one we all liked. A little Halloween Havoc talk, the UWN title picture, before we hit on some Impact and Who Shot John E Bravo plus the Kylie…

Episode 503: Holla Playa

The boys are joined right out of the gate by WWE Hall of Fame member and Playa Teddy Long. As is with 2020 we have so audio and video issues, but we get through them & talk all things wrestling with Teddy. An amazing interview we highly suggest you check out. The boys then run down the week of pro wrestling, from UWN to the WWE Draft and the brand…

Episode 502: X Division Champ Rohit Raju

This is a Marathon of an Episode. Kicks off with some small talk & we finally put the Kate vs Kevin Can You Beat That feud to bed. It gets a little tense, and emotions run high, but we close it out & move on. Tony watched the UWN, so we talk a little bit about that, then shift to Impact Wrestling prior to taking a break. LSG joins us…

Episode 484: Wizards In Your House

Matt. Kevin and Tony are back for another episode of your favorite show. After some banter, we dive into NXT In Your House, with a detour to the Drake Maverick situation, before wrapping up. Some news and notes, MLW, NJPW, Impact and WWE as we prepare for Backlash. Plus we talk the Finals of the Greatest IC Tournament. Its a full, fun, action packed episode.

Episode 483: Guy Evans Nitro Party

Another Monday Night, Another Wizards Episode. Kevin has never heard the Hart Foundation Killer Bees promo so we find that, talk some 80’s wrestling, some Smackdown & the Jeff Hardy story before Guy Evans, author of the Nitro Book calls in. We talk about the process of the book, his favorite people to talk too, and if there will be a follow up book. After that we get into some…

Episode 481: Strictly Business with Royce Isaacs

They boys are back & ready to rock. They talk about the Greatest IC Tournament and some NWA before 1/2 the Wildcards & Member of Strictly Business Royce Isaacs joins the Boys. Talk quickly turns to True Crime, and who we are fascinated with. We turn our attention on the NWA, The Wildcards, Billy Corgan & much. Plus Royce has his own true crime podcast dropping soon. After Royce we…

Episode 479: JGeorge Loves His Wife

It’s a first in the Skype era of the Shining Wizards as we have our 1st guest Thunderheart J George. Everyone is doing ok, Matt is heated about the neighborhood people who don’t understand what the stay at home order is. Talk turns to J George teaming with the Warlord, which Version of Mabel did we enjoy most, the King of the Ring 95, 99 & SummerSlam 95. Plus some…

Episode 478: Shining Wizards Cup 2020

Lockdown continues, and so do the Skype shows. Kevin has been watching a lot of wrestling, Matt read an Al Snow Book, and Tony can’t say out of facebook groups. We talk some AEW, MLW, Impact, WWE & so much more. Who we like in the finals of the TNT Tournament, the AEW Rankings, MLW Fusion & what the future holds for MLW, Impacts Rebellion, WWE, Money in the Bank…

Episode 477: HOT MIC

The boys are back at it again, talking all things from the week of wrestling, plus they are working with a new system, Hot Mic. We talk about Black Wednesday, the surprise releases, & where we think those folks are heading. A little Money in the Bank talk, AEW, and Wrestling Twitter After Dark. We get some news and notes out of the way, plus we talk about what we…

Episode 476: Firefly, Florida

The boys are back together, and while the world is in chaos, they bring you your weekly wrestling talk! WWE is designated as “essential” in Florida and they plan on bringing more live shows. Impact taped some shows for the future, AEW keeps moving on, and MLW stretches out its tapings from Mexico. Was it a mistake for Shanya Baszler and Rhea Ripley to come up short at WrestleMania? Who’s…