What Happened When

From Starrcade '83 to March 26, 2001, Tony Schiavone was the voice of professional wrestling below the Mason-Dixon Line. Though the Monday Night Wars may be over you can still relive the memories of Jim Crockett Promotions and World Championship Wrestling. Hear for yourself why What Happened When with Tony Schiavone is a hilarious trip down professional wrestling's memory lane. Join Tony and Conrad every Wednesday morning at 6am ET

97: Episode 97: Starrcade '83
This is the one that has "stood the test of time." The very first Starrcade from Thanksgiving night 1983. It was before WrestleMania and became the flagship event of Jim Crockett Promotions and then WCW. It was not a Pay Per View event but was broadcas...
186 min
96: Episode 96: ECW November to Remember 1997
Conrad loved them. Tony never watched them. But 21 years later Tony has fallen in love with the action and carnage that was ECW! ECW! ECW! We take you back to the time when Shane Douglas won the ECW Title in his own hometown with Francine by his side. ...
169 min
95: Episode 95: Royal Rumble 1990
Conrad and Tony take you back to January 1990. It was the WWF Royal Rumble from Orlando featuring 30 top superstars and angles and issues heading to WrestleMania VI. It was also the event in which Tony found himself at the last minute behind the mic wi...
173 min
94: Episode 94: Road Trip 2018
You may have been expecting Royal Rumble 1990, but that will come next week. This week, go on the road with Tony and Conrad as they drive from Nashville to Atlanta. If you hear a loud hissing noise then keep in mind most of it was Tony driving in a dri...
166 min
93: Episode 93: Halloween Havoc 1991-Chamber of...
Tony and Conrad take you back in time to one of the most remembered a talked about PPV's ever. Halloween Havoc '91. The clusterf**k that featured the Chamber of Horrors where Abdullah the Butcher was electrocuted even though the throw switch kept falli...
175 min
92: Episode 92: WCW Thunder 04-22-1998
It's the episode where real-life intersected with pro wrestling, when on April 22, 1998, Marcus "Buff" Bagwell was seriously injured during a Ric Steiner bulldog from the top turnbuckle. What transpired was a complete shutdown of the show. It makes for...
99 min
91: Episode 91: WCW Saturday Night 11-21-1992
It was the Bill Watts Era and WCW Saturday Night at Center Stage was still the flagship program of World Championship Wrestling. The feature event on this night was one of semi-final matches of the "King of Cable" Tournament between Big Van Vader and "...
80 min
90: Episode 90: WCW Monday Nitro 09-25-2000 Ru...
This is one of those shows. One that many said helped kill WCW. Tony says BULLSHIT; that WCW was dead long before that. Anyway, join the guys as they look back at the time Vince Russo became the WCW Champion. It happened on WCW Monday Nitro and this is...
108 min
89: Episode 89: WCW Monday Nitro 07-31-2000
Less than one year before WCW was sold to WWE and closed the doors forever, a WCW Monday Nitro full of sex and craziness hit TNT. It was complete with a "Viagra on a Pole Match" between Kidman and Shane Douglas; a "Straight-Jacket Match" between Big Se...
106 min
88: Episode 88: WCW Saturday Night 09-24-1988
Thirty years ago, Jim Crockett Promotions was in its final months; tensions were high and the wrestling quality was down. In the days leading up to the sale to Turner Broadcast everyone was wondering what was next for the "NWA?" Tony and Conrad take yo...
73 min
87: Episode 87: Fall Brawl 1998
Yes, this WCW Pay Per View had a little of everything: Hulk Hogan, the Ultimate Warrior, Silver King (WTF?), Raven, Saturn, Roddy Piper, Bret Hart, DDP. And it had a LOT of nothing: no sense, no good finishes, nothing-happening announcing, and no one w...
178 min
86: Episode 86: WCW Monday Nitro 09-14-1998
Here it is! Conrad and Tony watch along with one of the most memorable moments in the run of WCW Monday Nitro. The return of Ric Flair to WCW and the re-formation of the Four Horsemen. But that's not all! Goldberg vs Sting. The silly Hogan and Ultimate...
156 min
85: Episode 85: WHW at Starrcast 2018
One of the big parts of the WHW Starrcast experience during "All In" weekend was fans being able to do "wrestling style" interviews with Tony Schiavone. Additionally, the WHW LIVE was a smash hit because of a few surprise guests. One of those guest did...
83 min
84: Episode 84: Spring Stampede '99
Relive the moments of one of the very good PPV's from the WCW era: Spring Stampede '99. From the incredible ability of Blitzkrieg, to Hardcore Hak, to an completely out-of-control Scott Steiner to Diamond Dallas Page becoming the WCW World Heavyweight ...
209 min
83: Episode 83: SummerSlam '89
In 1989, Vince McMahon hired this 31-year-old redneck named Tony Schiavone away from WCW and put him on the big stage with Jesse "The Body" Venture as the announce team for SummerSlam 1989. So, sit back, open up your can of Potted Meat and/or Vienna Sa...
169 min
82: Episode 82: Thunder 51 February 18-1999
Strap yourself in, Slapdicks, and get ready for an episode of Thunder chocked full of...stuff. Like Ric Flair getting beat up in a field, Eric Bischoff as a limo driver, Ralphus in drag, Torrie Wilson in a hotel room and Raven's mom!  It's Thunder...an...
110 min
81: Episode 81: WHW Mailbag-August, 2018
They've been doing it since January 2017! Tony Schiavone and Conrad Thompson answer your questions from social media. They have to. Conrad is the only one of the two that can read, so he delivers the inquiries to Tony. Enjoy... Support us on Patreon, g...
108 min
80: Episode 80: ECW Heat Wave 1998
Some call it the best ECW Pay Per View ever, and it truly was an unforgettable event. From the Jerry Lynn vs Justin Credible opener to the wild six man match at the end, watch along with Tony and Conrad as they look back on the event from Dayton, Ohio....
172 min
79: Episode 79: Clash of the Champions 24 08-1...
The unforgettable appearance of the Shockmaster at the Clash of the Champions XXIV from 1993. It was on a segment of "Flair for the Gold" and was, without a doubt, capsuled what was wrong with WCW. Find out how they came up with the costume and how the...
111 min
78: Episode 78: Bash at the Beach 1995
Outside. Southern California. Ric Flair vs. Randy Savage. Hulk Hogan vs. Vader. Sting in the opening match. What is not to love? Well, the PPV also had the Renegade, Dave Sullivan and Kamala. So, surfs' up, DUDE! Support us on Patreon, get this show ea...
153 min
77: Episode 77: Bash at the Beach 2000
Join Conrad and Tony and special idiot...er...guest Casio Kid as they relive the moments from 2000 when Hulk Hogan, Jeff Jarrett and Vince Russo were part of one of the most famous moments in WCW lore.   But before we get there, you have to suffer thro...
179 min
76: Episode 76: Nitro 147 Goldberg vs Hogan 07...
Here it is gang! Goldberg vs Hulk Hogan at the Georgia Dome in front of an announced crowd of 39,919 on July 6, 1998. It was the beginning of the Goldberg WCW World Title reign and the night of memorable moments like.....uh.....like Tokyo Magnum dancin...
152 min
75: Episode 75: NWA-WCW (06/25/88)
As Jim Crockett Promotions headed to the Great American Bash 1988, they were pulling out all the stops (good and bad) to set up Ric Flair vs. Lex Luger for the NWA World Heavyweight Title at the Baltimore Arena. It would be the final year of JCP, as w...
81 min
74: Episode 74: NWA-WCW (06/13/87)
Join Conrad and Tony as they watch World Championship Wrestling's June 13, 1987 Episode.  It was only one hour on TBS that week, but it was loaded with great interviews and action.  Watch Dusty Rhodes and Tully Blanchard battle for the NWA World TV Tit...
71 min
73: Episode 73: Clash of the Champions II (June...
Brad Armstrong is in the opener against Barry Windham, Sting & Dusty team up against the Horsemen on top, and along the way we see Lex Luger get ambushed and left a bloody mess. The silliness that was the triple cage concept can't be topped with the or...
119 min