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Braden Herrington and Davie Portman review WWE NXT, AEW and so many other shows within the world of wrestling and pop culture. They discuss latest matches, storylines, specials and more. This podcast is not associated or affiliated with World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (”WWE”).

Braden Herrington and Davie Portman review WWE NXT, AEW and so many other shows within the world of wrestling and pop culture. They discuss latest matches, storylines, specials and more. This podcast is not associated or affiliated with World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (”WWE”).

Location:

Toronto, ON

Description:

Braden Herrington and Davie Portman review WWE NXT, AEW and so many other shows within the world of wrestling and pop culture. They discuss latest matches, storylines, specials and more. This podcast is not associated or affiliated with World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (”WWE”).

Language:

English

Contact:

4165255958


Episodes

SITD 10/20/21: Dragunov/A-Kid on NXT UK, TJP joins United Empire

10/20/2021
John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark. This week on NXT UK, BT Sport Studios finally welcomes back fans as Ilja Dragunov defends his NXT UK Championship against A-Kid. We also get Blair Davenport back from her suspension as she takes on Stevie Turner and Teoman promises that his family will grow. NJPW Strong sees the first appearances on this...

Duration:00:11:21

upNXT 10/19/21: “I’m Out There Too”

10/20/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman talk about the October 19th 2021 episode of WWE NXT 2.0 featuring Tommaso Ciampa & Bron Breakker vs Grizzled Young Veterans! Plus, Kyle O'Reilly and Von Wagner hang out. The BDE give their thoughts on the entire show which included: The lads also give their thoughts on new best friends Kyle O’Reilly and Von Wagner’s “out there” adventures, Jacy Jayne’s scary injury, MSK’s apparent heel turn(?), the excellent Prime Target style video for Mandy Rose vs...

Duration:01:34:37

BDElite 10/17/21: Danielson vs Suzuki

10/17/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman are back to talk all about the October 16th 2021 edition of AEW Dynamite, plus Bryan Danielson vs Minoru Suzuki from AEW Rampage Buy In! This week’s show also featured: The Lads also give their thoughts on AEW Rampage, the brackets for the Eliminator Tournament, what’s next for Miro, Arn Anderson motivating Cody, the ratings war, plus wasps, oysters and karaoke! You can now join in our LIVE POST Shows, WatchAlongs and watch us game at...

Duration:01:39:17

SITD 10/13/21: Suzuki Debuts on NJPW Strong, Crowbar/Blue Meanie-AEW Dark

10/13/2021
John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark. This week on AEW Dark: Elevation, we get the debut of WCW veteran Crowbar accompanied by ECW legend The Blue Meanie as he takes on Joey Janela. We also get FTR vs. Lee Moriarty & LSG and Ruby Soho vs. Emi Sakura. NXT UK has it’s last show without fans as we get the Heritage Cup Tournament finals with...

Duration:00:12:22

upNXT 10/12/21: “Melo Don’t Miss”

10/13/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman talk about the October 12th 2021 episode of WWE NXT 2.0 featuring Isaiah “Swerve” Scott vs Santos Escobar for the North American Championship and the first ever “cash-in” in NXT! The BDE give their thoughts on the entire show which included: The lads also give their thoughts on Tony D’Angelo attempting to get on “Lashing Out” with Lash Legend, Cameron Grimes discovering dating apps, Chase University, plus Tony Khan booking a “Buy-In” for Friday to go...

Duration:01:47:24

TURNING HEELS: Ep. 8 ”Double Turn”

10/12/2021
John Siino & B Detroit are here with another installment of Turning Heels, discussing episode eight and the season finale of Heels, "Double Turn". The culmination of all Jack's efforts finally pays off as the DWL is featured on the biggest stage in its history, but when outside-the-ring drama enters the squared circle, there's a lot more on the line than the championship belt. In this episode, we finally get the big State Fair show as Jack Spade defends the DWL Championship in a triple...

Duration:00:51:33

BDElite 10/6/21: AEW Dynamite Second Anniversary

10/7/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman are back to talk all about the October 6th 2021 edition of AEW Dynamite: The Second Anniversary! This weeks show featured: The Lads also talk about Darby Allin’s sit down interview, American Top Team and Scorpio Sky attacking Sammy Guevara, the reveal of the TBS Championship, and... Arn Anderson burning shit? You can now join in our LIVE POST Shows, WatchAlongs and watch us game at Twitch.tv/upNXTPodcast But wait! There’s more! On the upNXT Patreon,...

Duration:01:37:25

SITD 10/6/21: Strictly Business Turn on Nick Aldis, Charlie Dempsey Debuts

10/6/2021
John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark. This week on AEW Dark, we get the debut of Anthony Henry (fka Asher Hale from NXT) as he takes on former EVOLVE rival Eddie Kingston, Santana Garrett makes her AEW wrestling debut as she takes on Diamante after her challenge from last week, Skye Blue tries to get her first win and Orange Cassidy takes on...

Duration:00:14:52

upNXT 10/5/21: “Woker Stars”

10/6/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman talk about the October 5th 2021 episode of WWE NXT 2.0 featuring a Fatal Four Way Elimination Match for the NXT Tag Team Championship! The BDE give their thoughts on the entire show which included: The lads also give their thoughts on Bron Breakker being Tommaso Ciampa’s challenger for the NXT Championship at Halloween Havoc in 3 weeks, Duke Hudson’s new “Poker Player” gimmick, Indie and Persia discussing measurements, NXT talent drafted to the main...

Duration:02:02:05

TURNING HEELS: Ep. 7 ”The Big Bad Fish Man”

10/4/2021
John Siino & B Detroit are here with another installment of Turning Heels, discussing episode seven, "The Big Bad Fish Man". The South Georgia State Fair is only a couple of weeks away and Jack's doing all he can to keep his professional and personal lives intact. Staci has suspicions that Jack played a role in Ace's unexpected Heel-turn. In this episode, we go deep into the world of Gully and his Florida Wrestling Dystopia and how it effects Ace Spade, Rooster and others, Staci gets...

Duration:00:55:04

upNXT MOVIE REVIEW: The Many Saints of Newark (2021)

10/4/2021
Braden Herrington is joined by John Siino to chat all about the brand new Sopranos prequel movie: The Many Saints of Newark Braden & John review the movie in full featuring the story of the men who made Tony Soprano. It follows the origins of the “Many Saints” family and how they ran the crime world of Newark in the late 1960’s. There’s everything from Easter eggs/callbacks to the Sopranos TV show, violent deaths, cheeky one liners, Michael Gandolfini playing young Tony, infidelity,...

Duration:01:23:59

BDElite 9/29/21: Glockchester

9/30/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman chat all about the September 29th 2021 edition of AEW Dynamite from Brodie Lee’s hometown of Rochester, NY and headlined by Miro vs Sammy Guevara for the TNT Championship! This weeks show featured: The Lads also talk about The Men of the Year giving their promo of the year, MJF going to some dark places in Darby’s past, Lio Rush becoming All Elite, Andrade bringing in some backup and Arn Anderson potentially murdering someone with a glock!? RIP Brodie...

Duration:01:40:31

SITD 9/29/21: Paul Wight on AEW Dark, Adrian Jaoude & Santana Garrett debut

9/29/2021
John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark. This week we get AEW Dark from AEW Universal, where Santana Garrett’s introduction gets interrupted by Diamante, Adrian Jaoude (fka Arturo Ruas) makes his debut teaming up with former NXT partner Cezar Bononi and Darius Lockhart has his first match in AEW taking on Ricky Starks. NXT UK continues it’s...

Duration:00:11:48

upNXT 9/28/21: “Ladies Night”

9/29/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman talk about the September 28th 2021 episode of WWE NXT 2.0 featuring Raquel Gonzalez vs Franky Monet for the NXT Women’s Championship. The BDE give their thoughts on the entire show which included: The lads also give their thoughts on In-Dex’s honeymoon, Tony D’Angelo’s vignettes, Mandy Rose putting herself in title contention, Bron Breakker looking to challenge Tommaso Ciampa for the NXT Championship and lots more on “woke” Joe Gacy. Braden and Davie...

Duration:02:12:11

BDElite 9/22/21: AEW Dynamite Grand Slam!

9/23/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman are joined by John Siino to give their live perspective for AEW Dynamite Grand Slam from Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City! Braden, Davie and John talk about their whole experience of the show and give their thoughts on the incredible match between Kenny Omega and Bryan Danielson, the reactions to Cody Rhodes, Sting & Darby Allin vs FTR and so much more! You can now join in our LIVE POST Shows, WatchAlongs and watch us game at...

Duration:00:56:46

SITD 9/22/21: Tanahashi & Ishii NJPW Strong debuts, Janela vs. Kiss on AEW Dark

9/22/2021
John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark. This week we get AEW Dark with some debuting notable names seen recently on GCW and NXT including Allie Katch, Stallion Rogers (Curt Stallion) and Anthony Greene (August Grey), a fantastic match between Daniel Garcia vs. Alan ‘5’ Angels’, and Eddie Kingston calling out Suzuki-Gun after his match with Bear...

Duration:00:11:07

upNXT 9/21/21: Who?!

9/22/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman talk about the September 21st 2021 episode of WWE NXT featuring Tommaso Ciampa & Bron Breakker vs Pete Dunne & Ridge Holland ! The BDE give their thoughts on the entire show which saw a ton of new people! Plus KUSHIDA vs Roderick Strong for the NXT Cruiserweight Championship, Trey Baxter vs Dante Chen, Joe Gacy vs Cameron Grimes, Amari Miller vs Kay Lee Ray, Elektra Lopez vs Anna Scheer, plus Odyssey Jones takes on two men in a handicap match, Brooks...

Duration:02:00:57

TURNING HEELS: Ep. 6 ”House Show”

9/21/2021
John Siino & B Detroit are here with another installment of Turning Heels, discussing episode six, "House Show". It's the day of Big Jim's baby's baptism and a new beginning for everyone in Duffy. Meanwhile, Jack's running around town prepping and promoting the upcoming match at the fair. In this episode we get a cameo from Mick Foley as Dickie Valentine and his No Questions Barred podcast, we see Ace Spade trying to patch things up with Bobby and Crystal, Gully trying to recruit Rooster...

Duration:00:41:05

BDElite 9/15/21: Go Home For Grand Slam

9/16/2021
Braden Herrington and Davie Portman to review the September 15th 2021 edition of AEW Dynamite from the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ featuring Bryan Danielson laying out a huge challenge for Kenny Omega! Braden and Davie run down the entire show, which also saw Adam Cole vs Frankie Kazarian, Eddie Kingston & Jon Moxley vs 2point0, Darby Allin vs Shawn Spears, Jade Cargill vs Leyla Hirsch, Dante Martin & Matt Sydal vs FTR, plus CM Punk is attacked by Powerhouse Hobbs, Chris Jericho...

Duration:01:29:54

SITD 9/15/21: AEW Dark Debuts at Universal Studios, New ROH Tag Team Champs

9/15/2021
John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark This week we get the debut of AEW Dark from the ‘AEW Dark Zone’ at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. This includes both Jade Cargill and Leyla Hirsch sending a message to each other ahead of their upcoming match, as well as the Sonny Kiss-Joey Janela and Diamante-Big Swole feuds continuing. NXT UK...

Duration:00:12:33