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If you've always wanted to know what the real story was behind some of wrestling's biggest moments, the MLW Radio Network’s Something to Wrestle with Bruce Prichard will finally give you the real answer. A terrific storyteller, Bruce has done and seen it all and now he's going to share it all with you so sit back and be ready for a wild ride! Join Bruce and his partner in crime, Conrad Thompson as they take you through the WWF's expansion in the 80s, Houston Wrestling, the challenging early ...
 
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From his college wrestling and judo training to his successful runs in ECW, WWE, and TNA Bruce and Conrad cover it all. The mood is about to change on this edition of Something To Wrestle with Bruce Prichard focusing on the Human Suplex Machine, TAZ.
 
You're going to enjoy No Mercy 2004, there's so much meat on the bone surrounding this PPV. Bruce and Conrad discuss the drama surrounding the WWE diva search, talent dress code violations, and how the company lost the right to use "Hulk" in Hulk Hogan's name! Plus, the guys remember two legends that passed during this time and the impact both ...…
 
Bruce and Conrad pay homage to one of the WWE's largest and brightest superstars of the 20th century, Yokozuna. The big man's heritage is vast and his journey to the big time will have you in awe. Sit back and enjoy this three hour tribute to one of the greats, Yokozuna!
 
Bruce and Conrad breakdown Monday Night RAW from September 22, 1997. On this fateful night, Stone Cold Steve Austin would stand up to Vince McMahon and deliver a stunner that would send shockwaves throughout the federation.
 
Bruce and Conrad discuss the development of In Your House 3: Triple Threat. What went behind putting all the titles on the line? Was it a recipe for destructions? Why did the titles change hands that night only to be given back the following night on RAW? All these answers and much more in this episode.…
 
Change was in the air in 1997, Bruce and Conrad discuss why the company went to a three hour ppv format. The guys also discuss why Shawn Michaels vs The Undertaker closed the ppv rather than Bret Hart vs The Patriot for the WWF title.
 
Why have a normal SummerSlam, when you could have a NO HOLDS BARRED SummerSlam 1989! Bruce and Conrad discuss the twists and turns surrounding the PPV running off the heels of the blockbuster hit No Holds Barred.
 
SummerSlam 1999 guaranteed "An Out of Body Experience" and that's what it delivered. The ppv also introduced the WWE Universe to the returning Jesse "The Body" Ventura. Ventura would officiate the triple threat main event of Mankind vs. Stone Cold vs. Triple H. Bruce and Conrad discuss why the company chose to bring back Ventura, and the creati ...…
 
Take a look at how stacked the roster was back in 2004! SummerSlam 2004 is set to be one wild ride as Bruce and Conrad breaks down this card. World Heavyweight Championship Chris Benoit vs. Randy Orton, WWE Championship John "Bradshaw" Layfield vs. Undertaker, Eddie Gurerrero vs. Kurt Angle, Till Death Do Us Part Match - Lita Marries The Winner ...…
 
Chris Jericho debut on WWE television 20 years ago today. There is no doubt that Jericho's impact on the industry of professional wrestling is hall of fame worth. Now Bruce and Conrad take a look back at his introduction into the company and the first three years of his tenure.
 
It's been said, "time flies when you're having fun" and there is no better example of that in wrestling podcasting than the story of Something to Wrestle with Bruce Prichard. Join Conrad Thompson, Dave Silva, and eventually Bruce Prichard as they reminisce about the incredible journey of the wrestling podcast that broke the mold. Conrad and Dav ...…
 
By 2001, Hollywood was beginning to smell what The Rock was cooking and wanted some. Bruce and Conrad discuss The Rock's transition from being the most electrifying man in sport entertainment to becoming the most electrifying man is sports AND entertainment.
 
Bruce and Conrad sit down for nearly two hours to answer all your questions in this latest episode of #LoveToKnow
 
Jim Ross has spent the last four decades shaping the way we experience professional wrestling. Now, Bruce and Conrad look at his career, historical calls, decisions as talent relations for WWE and how Jim F'in Ross is no where close to stopping.
 
The Attitude Era is in full swing and the stakes are at an all time high going into Fully Loaded 1999. Stone Cold Steve Austin will face the Undertaker in an attempt to reclaim his WWF title and take McMahon off television for good. We all know how that turned out, but what happened surrounding the event? Bruce and Conrad peel back the layers l ...…
 
Bruce and Conrad sit down and watch WCW Monday Nitro from July 6th 1998. Nitro was live from the packed Georgia Dome and Hollywood Hulk Hogan was reigning supreme over the NWO. Sit back, watch along and enjoy Bruce's take on the night Goldberg would end Hogan's dominance and win the World Heavyweight Championship.…
 
Martha Hart and Rena Mero are suing, dX is breaking up, the Greater Power was a swerve, and the Austin-McMahon feud continues as the WWF crowns Billy Gunn the 1999 King of the Ring. Turo is the largest car-sharing marketplace in the world, where you can book any car you want from a community of trusted hosts. From exotic sports cars to pickup t ...…
 
Twenty-two years after the original airing, Bruce and Conrad sit down and watch the June 6, 1997 edition of Monday Night RAW. LOD faces off against The Nation, the British Bulldog defends his European title, the Stone Cold-Pillman rivalry is heating up and Good Ol' Jim Ross conducts his infamous Mankind interviews.…
 
Before becoming the face that runs the place, the phenomenal one AJ Styles was setting the world on fire in Total Non Stop Action Wrestling. Bruce and Conrad take a look at Styles impact on the wrestling world.
 
Back by popular demand, Bruce and Conrad are answering all your questions in this special episode of Something To Wrestle with Bruce Prichard.
 
The Smackdown roster in 2004 was going through changes heading into WWE Judgment Day 2004. Brock Lesnar leaves after WrestleMania 20, so they had to change whatever plans they had for him so that they could elevate others. That meant that WWE Champion Eddie Guerrero needed a rivalry with somebody new and they went with JBL.…
 
Wrestling legends and comedy superstars join forces to make Bruce Prichard’s life a living hell.
 
Lately ratings have been the talk of wrestling again so Bruce and Conrad decided to watch the highest rated RAW ever on the 20 year anniversary of that show! Shamrock vs. Chyna, Stooges vs. Mean Street Posse, and a wild main event with The Rock, Stone Cold, and Vince as a tag team and Shawn Michaels as the special guest referee. Plus Beaver Cle ...…
 
From the NFL to professional wrestling, John "Bradshaw" Layfield has been around the world more than most. Bruce discusses how John got into the business, how he came into the WWF, who John patterned himself after, where the idea for the New Blackjacks came from, why it didn't work, when John got the "stop and start" push in 97/98 as a singles, ...…
 
Travel and schedule conflicts prevented Bruce and Conrad from having adequate studio time to record this week but don't worry the JBL episode is coming soon. Today join Tony Schiavone as he presents a "Best of Something to Wrestle" focused on the Game, the King of Kings, the Cerebral Assassin, the Creator, the Destroyer, Hunter Hearst Helmsley ...…
 
The Rock, Stone Cold, Goldberg, and Brock Lesnar are all out of the company. Now McMahon is going to try establish Chris Benoit as his top star on RAW. Chris received a hero's welcome from Edmonton when he returned as Champion in a WrestleMania rematch. But why was it a rematch? When the venue was booked, did the WWE know Benoit would be the ch ...…
 
The Austin Era was at a fevered pitch in 1998 and 1999. Bruce and Conrad discuss the ups and downs of Steve Austin's run during these years.
 
DOOT DOOT DOOT! Michael "PS" Hayes is one of the most charismatic, and misunderstood, superstars in the history of professional wrestling. Today Bruce and Conrad celebrate the incredible career in front of the camera and behind the camera behind someone Bruce calls "a wrestling savant." Just hours before WrestleMania, Bruce shares stories about ...…
 
What a crazy month for Vince McMahon. The XFL is tanking and NBC wants out of the deal, Jerry Lawler walked out, ECW files for bankruptcy, Paul Heyman needs a job, Vince has a meltdown on HBO, he acquires WCW, and oh by the way he's about to put on the biggest WrestleMania ever! Bruce and Conrad dig into all of these moving parts going on behin ...…
 
WrestleMania X marked the return to Madison Square Garden, where it all began nine years earlier. But this WrestleMania was different. Vince McMahon was in the fight of his life with the steroid trial, the business was much in transition where it had taken a dip, and this was the very first WrestleMania without Hulk Hogan. How did the trial eff ...…
 
We're finally here, WRESTLEMANIA XX! This was the third, and probably last, WrestleMania at Madison Square Garden. We discuss the Garden and the opening video for the show in great detail. We've already covered Royal Rumble 2004 where Benoit won his shot at the World Title and No Way Out 2004 where Eddie Guerrero became World Champion himself b ...…
 
Steve Austin set the wrestling world on fire in 1998 but it almost didn't happen. Join Bruce and Conrad as they examine the most pivotal year of Austin's career up to that point, 1997. From winning the Royal Rumble, the incredible Final Four match, the unbelievable WrestleMania match with Bret, the rumor and innuendo about the blood in that mat ...…
 
Nobody has had a career like Jerry "The King" Lawler. Bruce discusses his legacy prior to joining the WWE, how the deal with WWE came together, the original plan, the feud with Bret, the missteps with Piper, what really "made" him to Vince, the time he sued WWE, the legal trouble and what really happened, the feuds with Warrior and Jake, why he ...…
 
The American Bad Ass is gone and the Deadman returns in this in-depth look at the Undertaker's 2004 through 2006 years.
 
Relive one of Bruce Prichard's favorite memories of his entire career, the night Eddie Guerrero won the World Title! Find out when the decision was made to "go with Eddie" and how the creative got us there. Bruce explains the challenge of the timing with this show being just three weeks after the Royal Rumble, why Goldberg was involved, the sit ...…
 
Bruce and Conrad discuss the business, build up and brutality of the 1999 St. Valentine's Day Massacre PPV.
 
Join Bruce and Conrad as they remember one of the best that ever did it, Gorilla Monsoon. Have a question for our St. Valentine's Day Massacre episode next week? Head over to Facebook right now, www.facebook.com/somethingtowrestle Hurry to BrucePrichard.com to see us in Atlanta (tomorrow!), Connecticut, Indiana, Ohio, and Australia on sale now: ...…
 
When did Bruce first meet Sid? When was Sid on the WWF's radar? What did Vince promise Sid to get him to walk away from guaranteed money from WCW? Did Sid regret his decision to leave? How and where did Sid get the name Vicious and why the change to Justice? Did Sid turn down the "Hogan spot" in the WWF? What did Bruce think of the finish to th ...…
 
The WWF's business has never been hotter and the talk of the industry is Austin-McMahon. Vince put a $100,000 bounty to hedge his bets that Austin never becomes Champion again... plus he finds himself in the Royal Rumble? Yes, Vince competed in this Rumble! This is also the year where we saw the first woman compete in the Royal Rumble for the v ...…
 
His voice shaped generations of wrestling fans. Gene Okerlund's impact on professional wrestling is one that will forever be unmatched. Bruce shares personal stories of his time with Gene.
 
Bruce and Conrad discuss the ins and outs of Mick Foley's historic WWE title win on the 01/04/99 episode of Monday Night Raw.
 
Fire up the WWE Network and join Bruce and Conrad as they re-visit the WWF in a state of transition. The signature open still has the New Generation logo but boy are things different once the show starts. The WWF is coming under fire for "going too far" and there are even reported "riots" at live events. The top star can't wrestle so he fills h ...…
 
We're one month removed from perhaps the best Russo story line, Survivor Series 1998, and the Rock is no longer the "#2 babyface" he is clearly the top heel and thus this entire PPV is named after him. Join Bruce and Conrad as they examine all of the happenings in the WWF in December 1998! Holidays got you feeling stressed financially? SaveWith ...…
 
What happens when a bunch of degenerates move into the neighborhood? Bruce and Conrad breakdown all the details surrounding D-Generation X: In Your House 1997
 
Christian a sure-fire Hall of Famer with a story unlike any other Superstar in WWE history. Today Bruce takes us back to the beginning of his wrestling career all the way through today. From paying for his training to the legacy he has left and everything in between. Of course Christian's story is one of highs and lows. Bruce and Conrad examine ...…
 
To say the fall of October 1993 was a tough time for the WWF is an understatement. Vince McMahon and Titan Sports are going to be facing serious charges from the the Federal Government where they would face millions in fines and perhaps lose Titan Towers (and everything in it!). Hulk Hogan is gone so they get Randy Savage back in the ring but b ...…
 
This is your second annual Something to Wrestle "Thanksgiving Tradition" Survivor Series episode! Fire up the WWE Network to Survivor Series 1988, mute your television, and let Bruce and Conrad talk you through the 1988 Survivor Series where "teams of five strive to survive!" JYD, the Baron, and Don Muraco are out and Scott Casey and Jim Brunze ...…
 
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