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The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 47 - Christopher Daniels

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 47 - Christopher Daniels

November 30, 2015

On Episode 47 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin and JT discuss the news of the past few weeks and also look to the future with a chat at the fallout from Survivor Series, Paige's Flair Family promo, the overall state of WWE programming, comparisons between the ongoing officiating issues in the NFL and the slow decline of WWE programming, the inherent issues of the direction of NXT and more. They also discuss Creed (spoiler free) and the legacy of the Rocky series.

Kevin then brings in the great Christopher Daniels for a chat. Calling in from Japan, Chris discusses the World Tag League, how he got into the business, his experiences while training, his favorites growing up, his decision to move to TNA and his experience there, his thoughts on Juice Robinson, the fact that he was able to have a successful career without a run in WWE, the secrets to his longevity, his choices for a theoretical ROH Hall of Fame and more! 

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 46 - Ray Rowe Returns

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 46 - Ray Rowe Returns

November 16, 2015

On Episode 46 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin and JT discuss the news of the past few weeks including Ring of Honor's new TV deal, the Survivor Series WWE Title tournament, Seth Rollins' injury, the WWE's lack of star power heading towards WrestleMania season and more.

Kevin then brings in our old friend Ray Rowe! Ray discusses his recovery after a brutal motorcycle accident, his recently released documentary, his goals in Ring of Honor, his upcoming tag team title match, the intensity and aggression that War Machine brings to the ring, his work training up and coming wrestlers plus more!

The boys then chat about Rousey vs. Holm, wrap up the MLB season and discuss the final stretch of the NFL season.

Kevin then closes out the show with an announcement about his New Japan announcing future.

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

Be sure to purchase Ray Rowe's documentary at his website or at live ROH events!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 45 - Matt Striker, Part Two

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 45 - Matt Striker, Part Two

October 19, 2015

On Episode 45 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin welcomes Matt Striker back to the show. Matt discusses his desire to still compete in the ring, his time in ECWA, moving to the WWE, his match at WrestleMania XXIII, his matches with Kurt Angle and Undertaker, how he got into wrestling as a child, wrestling magazines, a funny story about his grandmother leaving Kane a voicemail, his announcing style, dealing with Vince McMahon while in the announce booth, his final months in WWE, NXT, the Divas Revolution, the main influences in his life, Eddie Guerrero's life advice, the future of Lucha Underground and more!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 44 - Matt Striker, Part One

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 44 - Matt Striker, Part One

October 5, 2015

On Episode 44 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin opens the show by addressing Dave Meltzer's comments about being chosen to announce the upcoming NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling PPV event. KK & JT then discuss the news of the day, including a look at WWE's trip to Madison Square Garden, Daniel Bryan's future, Vince McMahon's micromanaging and a possible WWE/Hardy Boyz reunion.

Kevin then welcomes in Matt Striker. Kevin and Matt discuss and break down the upcoming NJPW King of Pro-Wrestling card and also chat about their role in announcing the show. Matt also discuss some advice he received from Vince McMahon when it comes to critics, the Japanese culture and more!

The boys then talk about the MLB playoffs and also touch on some football before closing out the show.

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 43 – Dan Spivey

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 43 – Dan Spivey

September 23, 2015

On Episode 43 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including a look at Sting’s injury, Raw’s ratings, WWE’s lack of stars and more.

Kevin then welcomes in former wrestling star Dan Spivey for a chat. Dan discusses meeting his wife in the WWE in 1995, his battle with and recovery from alcohol and drug addiction, his experiences with WWE’s sponsored rehab program, his final days as Waylon Mercy and how the run ended, how he has paid his recovery forward, Roddy Piper’s passing, his trek through Florida, WWF & Japan, his regrets about not spending more time as Waylon Mercy and more!

The boys then talk about WWE Night of Champions, ROH All Star Extravaganza (spoilers included), PPV pricing and touch on some football before closing out the show.

Be sure to check out Ann Spivey’s children’s book “I Believe in Me” as well as the work Dan Spivey does as a sober sponsor at the soon to be redesigned www.soberchoice.com.

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 42 - Night of Champions, NFL, News & More

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 42 - Night of Champions, NFL, News & More

September 8, 2015

On Episode 42 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including the future of Jimmy Snuka (allegedly), a look at Night of Champions, Seth Rollins vs. Jay Lethal, TNA's future on TV and much more. KK also tells funny Clarence Mason and Stu Hart stories from his time with WWE.

The boys then dive into the always hot Trending Stories, including looks at Fat Shaming, the Wife of the Year and award winning wings. They also lay out their predictions for the NFL season before wrapping by examining some of the 2015 PWI 500!

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 41 – Adam Cole Returns

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 41 – Adam Cole Returns

August 24, 2015

On Episode 41 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including a look back at a loaded weekend of wrestling in New York City. They run through the atmosphere at MCU Field and Barclays center, the booking of SummerSlam, the heel turn of Jon Stewart, Brock Lesnar vs. Undertaker and more.

Kevin then welcomes in former ROH World Champion Adam Cole (BAYBAY!) Adam discusses little league sports, his injury and return, his match with AJ Styles, Jay Lethal, his most violent match, his future and eventually plans to reach WWE, his training regimen, the idea of offseason in wrestling, his wrestling t-shirt collection as a teenager, ROH’s Destination America deal, young ROH stars that stand out, Kevin Owens’ WWE future and much more.

They then wrap things up by looking back at ROH’s Field of Honor 2015 show and talking some football!

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 40 – Jay Lethal

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 40 – Jay Lethal

July 27, 2015

On Episode 40 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including Hulk Hogan’s rough week, Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar, Tough Enough and more.

Kevin then welcomes in ROH World Champion Jay Lethal for a chat. Jay discusses Hulk Hogan, his title match with Roderick Strong, his relationship with his parents, rubbing elbows with celebrities, his goals, what Truth Martini had added to his career, his previous struggles at being a heel, his famous impressions, participating in a big time tribute match, his training school and more!

The boys then dive into the always hot Trending Stories, including looks at an interesting house guest, a creepy clown, a dugout visitor and bovine eyeballs hidden in an uncomfortable spot.

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 39 – “The Patriot” Del Wilkes

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 39 – “The Patriot” Del Wilkes

July 13, 2015

On Episode 39 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including an in depth preview of Battleground 2015.

Kevin then welcomes in “The Patriot” Del Wilkes for an honest, insightful chat. Del discusses wrestling in All Japan, Giant Baba’s expectations, his injury issues, his conversations with Stan Hansen, his time playing football at South Carolina, his serious issues with pills and alcohol, how to potentially fix addiction issues in the business and more!

The boys then dive into the always hot Trending Stories, including looks at a beach explosion, a horny cop, a mini ice age and Florida State barring bars! They then run through a number of wrestlers from WWE, ROH and NXT and hand out grades for their 2015 first half performances!

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 38 – Todd Sinclair

The Kevin Kelly Show Episode 38 – Todd Sinclair

June 29, 2015

On Episode 38 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including newfound relationship between TNA and GFW, the upcoming WWE Network Japan special, the fallout from ROH Best in the World, ROH's Destination America experiment and partnership with NJPW, the future of wrestling pay-per-view and much more.

Kevin then welcomes in Ring of Honor referee Todd Sinclair. Todd discusses the role of a pro wrestling referee, where Jay Briscoe vs. Jay Lethal ranks as an instant classic in his personal pantheon, the worst matches he has refereed, his NHL game watch habits, New England's strong wrestling pipeline and independent scene, how he got into refereeing, a great Brutus Beefcake locker room story, his friendship with Seth Rollins and much more.

After that, Kevin & JT run through the beloved Trending Topics with stories on escaped convicts, porcupine eating snakes, trucks with TVs and shark attacks.

Finally, the boys recap the NBA Draft and talk some baseball.

So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!