Jun 29, 2016

PTBN’s Main Event - Episode #56: WWE/NXT Mid-Year Report, and a MAILBAG!

On the newest episode of the Main Event, Scott is with Ben Morse and Jordan Duncan to grade some top WWE and NXT superstars at the halfway point of the calendar year. Then we hear from YOU, with the first ever Main Event mailbag. So sit back and enjoy the newest episode of the Main Event!

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Jun 27, 2016

Place to Be Podcast Episode 411: Saturday Night’s Main Event 7/15/06

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott are on the Road to SummerSlam but have a detour along the way and to do so they are joined by Steve Riddle, Glenn Butler and Greg Phillips to live watch the July 2006 edition of Saturday Night's Main Event. The boys discuss Hulk Hogan's jeans and feud with Randy Orton, Batista's return, Mark Henry's injury, the debut of Little Bastard, Carlito's romancing of Trish Stratus, the sad comedy stylings of DX, the ascent of Sabu, Great Khali's push and back story, bull riding, the growth of Edge and his chemistry with John Cena and much more!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott and Justin as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

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Jun 25, 2016

T.J. McAloon Show: BONUS EPISODE Featuring Amanda Kratzer-Myers

With the Cleveland Cavaliers winning the city's first world championship in 54 years, I had to get on the phone one of the biggest Cleveland sports fan I know, Amanda Kratzer-Myers. She gives a great perspective of what it means to witness her first championship in her lifetime. And, what it meant for her parents who have lived through heartbreak after heartbreak after heartbreak.

So, give this bonus episode a listen as we'll be back next week with our regular weekly episode. 
*This is a Place to Be Podcast feed exclusive for subscribers*
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Jun 23, 2016

PTBN’s Clotheslines & Headlines #1: Roman Reigns, Money in the Bank, Best in the World, BROTHER NERO & More!

On the inaugural episode of PTBN Clotheslines & Headlines, JT Rozzero, Steve Wille, Nate Milton and a series of special guests run through the latest in the world of wrestling! The following topics were discussed in this episode:

  • Headlines:
    • Roman Reigns' suspension
    • Brock Lesnar's immediate WWE future
    • WWE reaching out to veterans to fill out the brand split rosters
  •  WWE:
    • Money in the Bank thoughts
    • How WWE has handled Apollo Crews
    • The return of Sasha Banks and exactly when she will wrestle Charlotte
  • ROH:
    • Best in the World 2016 Preview
    • Thoughts on Jay Lethal's one year anniversary as ROH World Title and when his reign will end
  • NJPW:
    • The differences between product in 2015 and 2016
    • Michael Elgin's surprising success
    • The number of titles and title changes in the company
    • The direction heading into the G1 Climax
  • TNA:
    • Fallout from Slammiversary 2016
    • The current state of the company
    • BROTHER NERO vs. BIG MONEY BROKEN MATT
  • Parting Thoughts
    • The Resurrection of Jake the Snake
    • A WWE Union?
    • Supporting your local independent promotions

So, join the conversation but be sure to avoid the lariat on this edition of PTBN Clotheslines & Headlines!

We apologize for the slight audio issues during the Ring of Honor and New Japan segments

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Jun 21, 2016

PTBN Sports Lounge #33 - 2016 NBA Finals & Draft

The PTBN Sports Lounge is back! After a long hiatus, your favorite sports podcast has made a grand return.  Hosted by the Cowboy and taped as game 6 of the NBA Finals was tipping off, this is not a show to be missed. Cowboy is joined by the always entertaining John D'Amato and the venerable Cowboy Senior. In between cigars and cocktails, the boys take a look at the Finals and provide their predictions. Let's just say that someone may have called LeBron's historic moment. Next, they take an in depth look at Thursday's NBA Draft. As always, grab a seat on the couch and buckle in... the Lounge has reopened for business!

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Jun 21, 2016

The T.J. McAloon Show Episode 19: Spike Friedman

On this week's episode comedian and writer Spike Friedman joined T.J. to talk on a number of topics like his Seattle Seahawks, what to expect when the Olympics start in Rio from his time spent in the city during the World Cup in 2014 and his time while writing at Grantland. Plus, we talked about what a cast of Space Jam 2 would look like. 

Spoiler: Kevin Hart may play every role in the movie.
Follow the show @tjmcaloon and Spike @SpikeFriedman
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Jun 20, 2016

Place to Be Podcast Episode 410: Vengeance 2006

In this episode of the Place to Be Podcast, Justin and Scott are interrupted and then joined by Glenn Butler to take a look at Vengeance 2006! They discuss the end of the road for both Kurt Angle and Eugene, Mick Foley's vanity booking, the surprising performance by Carlito, Rob Van Dam's championship reign, the ballad of Imposter Kane, Sabu's improbable run, DX's reunion and sad brand of comedy, the layout of the crowd and much more!

So fire up this action-packed episode and join Scott and Justin as it’s time for another edition of the PTB Podcast!

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Jun 20, 2016

PTBN Reaction Show: WWE Money in the Bank 2016

Kris Zellner is joined by Johnny Sorrow to break down WWE Money in the Bank 2016! Was it the greatest Money in the Bank ever? Did they agree with the booking of the Styles vs. Cena and the Main Event? Hear that and much more on the PTBN Reaction Show!

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Jun 20, 2016

PTBN’s NBA-Team Podcast - NBA Draft Preview

On this edition of Place To Be Nation's NBA-Team Podcast, as the NBA Finals comes to a close, Adam Murray and Andrew Riche break down every pick of the 2016 NBA Draft. How likely is it that Ben Simmons is the number one pick for Philadelphia, and is it the right pick? Why do the Celtics hold the first domino with the third overall pick and will they take Kris Dunn, Buddy Hield, Jamal Murray, or someone else? Riche and Adam also discuss the draft combine, the gluttony of raw big men in this year's class, potential steals and sleepers, and much, much more! So suit up and take it out with the NBA-Team!

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Jun 18, 2016

Rank & File: Wrestling Fantasy Draft

In this episode of Rank & File, we deviate from the standard format! Instead of a Top 10 Countdown, Jordan brings in 3 guests: Ben Morse, Steve Wille, and in his Rank & File debut-Andrew Riche! The guys go to the BIG BOARD and draft their own wrestling rosters, complete with women's divisions, announce teams and non-wrestler roles. Oh yeah, and there are WILD CARDS!

Take a listen, decide who has the roster you want to watch most and who made the most of their picks. For a fun companion listen, check out the first time these guys drafted rosters (with Jordan in Steve's place as the THIRD MAN!) here:

http://placetobenation.com/pro-wrestling-super-show-drafting-booking-current-talent-part-1-august-20-2014/

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