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 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 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 523: Barbed Wire Explosion

Fresh off the AEW Revolution PPV, we have a loaded show We first address why we don’t have a guest on the show tonight, then we do something we haven’t done in what seems like YEARS. We talk about last week’s Monday Night Raw. Tony watched the show, Matt is convinced that he will never get to face Bobby Lashley & Kevin believes Bob & Matt will one day be…

Episode 522: We Watch Wrestling with Vince Averill

We had a huge week and wrestling, and so much to talk about. We are joined by Vince Averill, Co Host of the We Watch Wrestling Podcast. We talk about his podcast, stand up comedy, Chicken Sandwiches, NJPW, WWE, NWA, Cat Buttholes  Too Much Wrestling, and a ton of other topics. He’s an awesome guest, and hosts an awesome podcast, we suggest you check it out. After Vince we follow…

Episode 521: Tombstone Jesus

Fresh off of the Elimination Chamber the boys hit the air running on all cylinders One of the boys went perfect with the picks, they cover the show, The Miz cashing in and some NXT news and notes. Matt and Tony jump down the AEW rabbit hole, talking the Women’s Eliminator from Japan last week, AEW Dynamite and the announcement of the Exploding Barbed Wire Match. After the break Kevin…

Episode 520: Sammy The Bull

The boys are back with another exciting episode. They talk about the past week, Valentines Day & such before they jump into the wrestling talk. Tons to cover this week, but we have to tie up some loose ends from last week, The Hulk Hogan theme song debate and the poll on twitter. That takes us into NXT Vengeance Day and another Wizard is perfect with his picks. The boys…

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 518: Beer City Rumble

Hot off the Royal Rumble and stuck inside from the massive snowstorm that was dumped on us, the boys got a lot to talk about. We jump right into the picks, and the 2021 Royal Rumble. Talk about the pre show tag match, Goldberg/Drew, gloss over Sasha/Carmella and get to the Women’s Royal Rumble. Everyone is on the same page with who won, its everything else that creates tons to…

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 513: It’s Monday. You Snow what that means

Its a very powerful and emotional episode. We are fresh off of Christmas and the untimely passing of Jon Huber aka Brodie Lee/Luke Harper. Matt is super emotional and he doesn’t know why, he kinda goes off the rails a bit. He’s done with the cancer in the world of pro wrestling. The boys calm the Fartquake down and share their feelings about Brodie and reflect on his career and…

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 510: Fully Loaded

Logan Creed, Sledge & Gabby Ortiz All 3 were guests tonight on the show. We are fully loaded, talking about AEW, STING and AEW vs Impact. We are joined by Logan Creed who grew up an NWA fan, and he weights in on the Sting talk. We move to MLW, and what the future holds for the big man, life for a wrestling during a pandemic and more. More AEW…

Episode 509: Wizards Mad Libs

Season 10 Kicks off with a fun show. No guests, just the 3 of us clowns. We catch up with each other, talk a little about Thanksgiving. Tony finds a WWE Mad Libs so we fill that out while Kevin’s basement fills with water. We read the Mad Libs and realize its terrible. Tony watched UWN this week, so we run through that. Kevin watched Impact, and someone how we…

N I N E

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 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 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 501: Mongrovian Movie Star Aron Stevens

The boys are back coming off Episode 500. They quickly catch up with each other before diving into picks and NXT Takeover 31. We talk about the returning superstars, the amazing matches and more about NXT. We start talking AEW before we are rudely interrupted by Francis Wright, who wants to talk tons of nonsense about Iron Maiden & whatever. After the commercial break our surprise guest Aron Stevens calls…

Episode 499: A Very Professional Podcast

Last stop before the 500th episode. Its the first time the boys use Zoom and its an adventure. Danny Limelight joins the boys to talk NJPW Strong, UWN on Fite Tv and much more. Talks turn to AEW, Impact and the UWN show. How does the NWA title fall apart? After the break, A Very Good Professional Wrestler joins the show and we talk some football, winning the Super 8,…