Jan 23, 2015

PTBN Rumble Rewind: Royal Rumble 97 Live Watch

On this edition of PTBN's Rumble Rewind, Place to Be Nation's Managing Editor Brad Woodling is joined by Jordan Duncan, Justin Rozzero, the Cowboy Roger Morrissette and a special guest: PTBN's own Cowgirl Katie to live watch the Royal Rumble and WWE Title matches from 1997's Royal Rumble.

Highlights besides great commentary on both matches include:

- Brief bios for the four lucha wrestlers in the match courtesy of Chad Campbell

- Tracking Wade Boggs potentially in the crowd

- Katie giving commentary on male physiques and how Bart Gunn won her favor

- A detailed career breakdown for Pete Lothario

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Jan 23, 2015

PTBN Sports Lounge 24: DeflateGate!!!!

Welcome to the latest edition of the Sports Lounge! On this week's episode, your host with the most, Cowboy, is joined by the combustible Keith Schmidt, the venerable Cowboy Senior, and noted Patriot hater Justin Rozzero.  The crew dives right into a lively discussion around DeflateGate that is not to be missed. Can Justin hold his own against noted Patriot fanatics Keith and Senior? Tune in to find out! Also, Cowboy, Keith, and Senior discuss the NFC Title Game and revisit Patriots vs. Ravens.  As always, grab a drink and light your cigar because there is plenty of room on the sofa in the Sports Lounge!

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Jan 22, 2015

History of Wrestling Podcast #1 - Remembering the Meadowlands

From Saturday Night's Main Event and WCW title changes to SummerSlams and an amazing post-WrestleMania Raw, the Izod Center, aka "The Meadowlands," has seen it all when it comes to pro wrestling!

In this premiere episode of The History of Wrestling Podcast, Graham Cawthon, Brad Stutts, and Dan McGinn take a look at the significance of the arena, its imminent closing, and its role in the war between the WWF, NWA, and AWA.

Topics include: the relationship to Madison Square Garden, Bruno Sammartino's retirement match, Flair vs. Race, Hogan vs. Andre, Hart Foundation vs. the Brain Busters, Austin's broken neck, Umaga vs. the cast of Jackass, WeeLC, and more.

Follow them on Twitter at @thehistoryofwwe, @stuttsy, and @DMacP2B and use the hashtag #HoWPodcast

In addition, every show the boys will present their Youtube Clip of The Week. This week's offering takes us back to January 11th, 1991 from the Meadowlands Arena where we witnessed an appearance by Lawrence Taylor and a WCW World Title change. Check it out!

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Jan 21, 2015

Place to Be Podcast Episode 359: Mailbag with Scott Keith #5

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott welcome back Scott Keith to again dive into their respective mailbags. Scott, Justin and Scott chat about Roman Reigns, DeflateGate, the announce team shakeup, NXT, Bad News Barrett, TNA, Battlebowl, brass rings, Royal Rumble memories, shitty wrestling finishers and much more.

Also, Keith rants on the Bleacher Report Triple H article that was posted today.

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin and Scott because it is time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

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Jan 20, 2015

PTBN’s Extra Point - Episode #31: NFL Recaps, MLB Hot Stove and a new guest NBA analyst!

The exciting new edition of the Extra Point has Scott and the Doctor recapping the Conference Championships and start setting the stage for Super Bowl 49. They talk some MLB Free Agent signings, then introduce their new NBA analyst to the show! Who is it, well tune in and find out in this newest edition of the Extra Point!

Send your questions and comments to extrapoint@placetobenation.com, and follow us on Twitter @P2BExtraPoint!

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Jan 20, 2015

Wrestling With Optimism - Episode #1

Feeling down about what you're seeing each week on TV? Don't know if you can stand any more? You need Wrestling With Optimism! Join Brad Stutts, The History of WWE.com's Graham Cawthon and Dan McGinn in Place to Be Nation's relaunch of the popular podcast series that helps remind us why we're passionate about Pro Wrestling.

In this episode, the trio discuss why the show took a hiatus after WrestleMania XXX, why they struggled with their own optimism in 2014 and the outlook for 2015. They talk Daniel Bryan, Cesaro, CM Punk, Bray Wyatt, The Shield, Dolph Ziggler, New Japan Pro Wrestling and much more!

Questions or comments? Tweet the guys @stuttsy, @thehistoryofwwe and @DMacP2B and don't forget to use the hashtag #optimism

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Jan 20, 2015

PTBN’s NBA-Team Podcast- Medium Cool

In a special edition of Place To Be Nation's NBA-Team Podcast, co-hosts Andrew Riche and Adam Murray talk about all things television in the NBA. They discuss the history of the NBA on different TV networks and digital platforms. Riche and Adam also hit on favorite TV memories, the expansion of cable, why the league has become such a successful global brand, why a superstar-driven enterprise is a double-edged sword, and the potential impact of the new TV deal affecting the 2016 salary cap. So suit up and take it out with PTBN's NBA-Team!

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Jan 19, 2015

Place to Be Podcast Episode 358: Royal Rumble 2004

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin, Scott and Graham Cawthon head into the Vintage Vault for Royal Rumble 2004. They talk about Eddie Guerrero, Hardcore Holly, Goldberg, Kurt Angle, Shawn Michaels and more!

After that, the boys make a major announcement regarding a PTBN/History of Wrestling partnership coming in 2015!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott, Justin and Graham because it is time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

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Jan 17, 2015

PTBN Rumble Rewind: Royal Rumble 1991

In this special PTBN Royal Rumble Rewind, Andrew Riche is joined by Ben Morse and Glenn Butler to discuss the 1991 Royal Rumble. They talk about the Rockers, the Persian Gulf War, the Macho King, Sensational Queen Sherri, Virgil, the Hulkster, where the Rumble match and the whole show rank in an all-time list, and much more!

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Jan 15, 2015

PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #25: The Best (and Worst) of 2014

We ring in 2015 with an ultra huge episode of the Main Event, as Scott is joined by JD, Riche, Benjamin and special guest Will from Wrestling with the Past to talk the year in wrestling 2014. They give their opinions on the best and worst wrestlers, matches, shows and look ahead to 2015. So cut a hunk into your day and sit back for this super-sized edition of the Main Event!

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