Episode 552: Not America’s Sweetheart

Its Monday Night, You know what that means, The Shining Wizards Wrestling Podcast is back Matt and Kevin kick off the show & briefly catch up with each other. Jon Alba was supposed to join us, but Davienne sent him packing from Limitless Wrestling this weekend & put him out of commission, so she joined us. The Chaotic Wrestling Heavyweight Champion took time out of her busy schedule to talk about…

Episode 548: NWA and Jack Cartwheel

It’s Monday Night, You Know What That Means Matt and Kevin kick off the show, as Matt brings up that his recall on WWF in 1992 is terrible, and he completely forgot about Randy Savage vs Warrior at SummerSlam 1992. This leads him and Kevin down a rabbit hole of WWF Magazines and SummerSlam 1992 & 1993. Tony joins in on the conversation, as we try and figure out what…

Episode 547: Mickie James – Empowerrr

Tony’s back from vacation, Matt survived a hellish week at work, Kevin is on the way back from Boston after being stuck there last night, and Kate from Fightful & the Mark Order Podcast is sitting in on this HUGE episode. Wrestling Legend Mickie James joins us to talk all things NWA, NWA Empowerrr & NWA 73. We talk about the process of coming up with the PPV, if it…

Episode 546: Dropping Bombs & Rok’s

Its Monday Night, you know what that means The Shining Wizards are back. Tony is in the Great Lakes or the Finger Lakes, but he’s not with us. Kate the Great from the Mark Order Podcast & Fightful sits in with us as we talk all things wrestling After the usual small talk we jump right into AEW Rampage and the huge title change that opened up the show, and…

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 537: Is That VSK

It’s Monday, You know what that means The boys are back Tony’s got his Father’s Day Gift Early Matt is still dealing with the Tree Removal process, its a saga Kevin is back from his Major Figure Podcast Birthday Weekend Extravaganza Once we are all caught up we are talking Dynamite Kid Dark Side of the Ring, did they do anything to change Matt’s perspective of the Legend? Its on…

Episode 534: The Road Is Bright

It’s Monday Night, You Know What That Means The boys are back with a full episode, we kick things off talking Dark Side of the Ring, Collision in Korea, before talking about the A & E Ultimate Warrior Documentary & who was drafted in the MLW Open Draft We are then joined by New Texas Pro Wrestling Owner, Kiefer Bartek to talk about the upcoming show this weekend, Bomaye. We…

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 532: Blood, Guts and Wrestling Talk

Its Monday Night, You Know What That Means The boys are back with another jam packed episode. Tony is ready for the Thunderdome at 9pm, and we have a full show with Mike Speer and Perch the Ref. We come in hot talking about the A & E WWE Biography series. Matt finally got around to the Macho Man and he hated it, plus we dive into the Booker T…

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 530: Seeing REDD

We are back and picking up where we left off last week The boys catch up, and we find out that Tony likes to watch movies in bits and pieces. We rag on him for a while, before we turn our attention to the Mickie James garbage bag situation. We are then joined by Redd Davis, independent wrestler & from the 1st graduating class of the Rhodes Wrestling Academy. We…

Episode 527: I Wanna Be Like Mike

Kevin and Matt are back for the latest episode We catch up with each other about our Easter’s, and the past week, sports wise, and what not Michael Bennett joins us to talk about his time in the WWE, his return to Ring of Honor, who he is dying to wrestle, being an inspiration in the wrestling community, Matt Taven, Japan and much more. Back from commercial break, we are…

Episode 526: LIST A MANIA

Hot off the ROH 19th Anniversary Show the boys have a ton to talk about, some how they get to talking about what TV shows they watch, poo stories, and a ton of other non wrestling related things. Once they get that out of their systems, its on to picks and the Ring of Honor 19th Anniversary Show. They talk about all the matches, how we did in the picks…

Episode 525: H.O.G. in the WOODS

We got a jam packed show for you Right out of the gate we are joined by ROH Superstar Josh “The Goods” Woods to talk about this Friday’s 19th Anniversary Show, his relationship with Silas Young, The Pure Division, Cats, and DC Movies. After an excellent conversation with Mr Woods we are joined by WWE Legend Henry O Godwinn. We talk about being a part of the Undertaker’s send off…

Episode 524: Tracy Williams, Night Moves

The boys are off and rocking on this episode. They start off the show with the usual banter, catch up with each other, and play some strange version of Name That Tune before jumping into some NWA talk before turning our attention to Impact Wrestling, and the monthly Impact Plus Special Sacrifice. They go over the card, the title changes, and what it means for Impact going forward We cover…

Episode 517: Sparks Will Fly Again

It’s Royal Rumble week. Who is Bad Bunny? Matt has zero interest in the event. Tony can’t remember who won it the last few years and Kevin shows brief glimpses of Corporate Kevin. We are joined by Kayla Sparks, who started training at 13 years old, we talk about a variety of topics, from training as a 13 year old to retiring at 17, the Undertaker, The Godfather, the Spice…

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….

Episode 515: Maestro’s Birthday Christmas.

January 11th, 2021, its the Mikko Maestro Birthday Bash Boys are ready to celebrate and kick off the show with Kevin’s Top 5 List of Greatest Royal Rumble Eliminations that DIDN’T win the Rumble. Someone how we get into talking about Shawn Michaels from 1997, and that leads us down an interesting rabbit hole. We are then joined by the special guest Mr Mikko Maestro to celebrate his birthday. We…

Episode 511: Reindeer Stew – The Mikko Maestro Story

Its a jam packed show, we start hot with the Impact/AEW Show Tuesday night, or shall we say Impact Show with Kenny Omega at the end. The question is raised, did Impact drop the ball with the show itself, we hit on a few Impact topics, including the happenings from Impact Resolution. We are joined by our Finnish friend Mikko Maestro for a bit, covering a range of topics that…

Episode 506: Talk N Shop with Rocky & Watts

Another Monday Night, another jam packed show. The boys catch up with each other, and talk turns to Zeus the Human Wrecking Machine. This somehow leads us down a Hulk Hogan/Ultimate Warrior rabbit hole before being joined by WATTS. Eric Watts has been a regular at Championship Wrestling from Hollywood & United Wrestling Network as well as being featured on AEW Dark recently. Talks turn to the UWN Title Tournament,…

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 504: Chamber of Horrors

The boys are back for another HUGE Show. Tons of wrestling to talk about as Impact’s Bound for Glory, and WWE Hell in a Cell were this weekend. We go over our picks, and talk about each event in depth. We also talk a little UWN, NWA TV Title and AEW. Tony hates the rankings and Orange Cassidy. We bang out some news and notes before taking a break, and…

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 496: Adventures with Dak Draper

Matt & Kevin are joined by Ryan from the Wednesday Night squad as they break down the busy week that was wrestling. WWE Payback is first on the agenda, Ryan doesn’t watch WWE but watched for the 1st time in a while, so he weighs in on the conversation with Matt & Kevin. Is the Fiend Ruined? Do we love Roman now? Ring of Honor’s Dak Draper calls in to…

Episode 494: Thunder Rosa in the Thunderdome

The Boys are back for a jam packed show. We catch up with each other before jumping in to WWE Raw and Raw Underground from last week. This takes us to the Thunderdome, whatever that is. Talks turn to the crazy Sonya Deville situation, and Matt puts his foot in his mouth trying to get his point across. Impact talk is up next, Brian Myers, Wrestle House, oh my. Tony…