#189: A Look Back at ECW’s Barely Legal

20 years after their inaugural Pay Per View, ECW still resonates with wrestling fans everywhere.  In this episode, Mark Whitman and Heath Mullikin look back at the build up to Barely Legal featured in the Collection section of the WWE Network.  From Tazz and Sabu to Terry Funk’s improbable World Title victory Mark and Heath discuss the emotion and innovation that made ECW great.  They only scratch the surface of an event that put a company on the national map and introduced fans to extreme.

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#188: How the Undertaker’s Retirement Has Affected A Generation of Wrestling Fans

Since Wrestlemania, we have been on hiatus.  We go into detail on why this happened and how the Undertaker’s retirement has affected a generation of wrestling fans including us.  We have no interest in the WWE product and we share our reasoning here.  We also talk about the future of wrestling.  Are we the only ones in mourning over the retirement of the Undertaker and the state of wrestling?

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#187: Getting Over, Wrestlemania Thoughts, and Heath sets the record straight

On this episode, Heath and Mark talk about what it means to get over, what it takes to get over, and whether or not Roman Reigns is over.  We also discuss Shane McMahon vs. AJ Styles at Wrestlemania and other matches.

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#186: The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 11

 

This is The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 11.  The Matches discussed on this episode are the Elite 8:

  1.  Demolition vs. The Rock N Roll Express
  2. The Road Warriors vs. Harlem Heat
  3. The Midnight Express vs. The Steiners
  4. APA vs. The Dudley’s

Other matches on the card are:

The Revival vs. The Brainbusters

The Hollywood Blondes vs. The Hart Foundation

The Young Bucks vs. The British Bulldogs vs. The Rockers vs. RVD and Sabu

Listen to:

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 1

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 2

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 3

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 4

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 5

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part  6

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 7

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 8

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 9

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 10

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#185: The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 10

This is The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 10.  The Matches discussed on this episode are the Sweet 16:

  1.  The Outsiders vs. The Midnight Express
  2. The Steiners vs. The Hollywood Blondes
  3. The Nasty Boys vs. The APA
  4. The Rock n Sock Connection vs. The Dudley’s

Listen to:

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 1

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 2

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 3

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 4

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 5

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part  6

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 7

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 8

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 9

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#184: The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 9

 

This is The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 9.  The Matches discussed on this episode are the Sweet 16:

  1.  The Revival vs. Demolition
  2. The Skyscrapers vs. The Rock n Roll Express
  3. The Brainbusters vs. The Road Warriors
  4. Harlem Heat vs. Red Dragon
  5. The Outsiders vs. The Midnight Express
  6. The Steiners vs. The Hollywood Blondes
  7. The Nasty Boys vs. The APA
  8. The Rock N Sock Connection vs. The Dudley’s

Listen to:

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 1

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 2

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 3

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 4

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 5

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part  6

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 7

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 8

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The Weekly Dropkick for March 18, 2017

Talking ROH PPV, why I’ve changed my tune on AJ vs Shane, and why IMPACT blew their opportunity. We would love your comments by sending us a tweet @heathmullikin and @theddkshow or by joining and posting our Facebook Group, The Wrestling You Grew Up With. We would also appreciate if you took a moment to Like our Facebook Page, and leave us a rating and review on iTunes.

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#183: Logan, Kong, and other movies we can’t wait for.

This is your one and only SPOILER ALERT as we discuss Logan, Kong, and other movies we can’t wait for this year.  It’s been a while since Mark and I discussed great movies and we both agree that Logan was great.  It was the Wolverine movie we had been waiting for.  What did you think of the film? We would love your comments by sending us a tweet @heathmullikin and @theddkshow or by joining and posting our Facebook Group, The Wrestling You Grew Up With. We would also appreciate if you took a moment to Like our Facebook Page, and leave us a rating and review on iTunes.

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#182: The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 8

This is the Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 8.  The matches discussed in this episode are:

  1.  TheFantastics vs. The Nasty Boys
  2. The Hardy’s vs. The APA
  3. Rock n Sock Connection vs. Stan Hansen and Bruiser Brody
  4. The Hart Foundation vs. The Dudley’s

 

Listen to:

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 1

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 2

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 3

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 4

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 5

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part  6

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 7

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#181: The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 7

This is the Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 7.  The matches discussed in this episode are:

  1.  The Outsiders vs. The Natural Disasters
  2. Ivan and Nikita Koloff vs. The Midnight Express
  3. The Steiners vs. The British Bulldogs
  4. The Eliminators vs. The Hollywood Blondes

 

Listen to:

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 1

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 2

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 3

The Death Dealers Invitational Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 4

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part 5

The Death Dealers Invitation Ultimate Fantasy Tag Team Tournament Part  6

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