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Reviews: 4

Bill Vlachos
 Nov 2, 2022
I listen 6 days a week, 3 hours a day and the podcast on Sundays


 Sep 18, 2022
Amazing show always consistent and they always have a neutral opinion.

NotAFanOfDreamer
 Nov 2, 2021
F*** Tommy Dreamer

Your Name Here
 Oct 2, 2019
Great insight from Mark, Bully and Dreamer, but could some one put a muzzle on Dave

Description

Join Dave LaGreca and his rotating co-host chair that features two WWE Hall of Famers in Bully Ray and Mark Henry and ECW Legend Tommy Dreamer for the best pro wrestling talk out there. From the WWE and AEW to the independent scene and beyond, Busted Open covers pro-wrestling like no one else in the world! Listen to the full show Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Eastern on SiriusXM Fight Nation channel 156 or On Demand anytime on the SiriusXM app.

Episode Date
'The Master's Class': The Original Screwjob
00:20:06

On this special Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Mickie James & Tommy Dreamer sit down with WWE Hall of Famer and legend Wendi Richter to discuss her life and wrestling career, as well as the infamous “Original Screwjob” that took place at Madison Square Garden in 1984. 

Dec 04, 2022
The Bloodline | The Rock at Royal Rumble?
00:33:42

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Tommy Dreamer discuss the success of The Bloodline. AND, they discuss the rumors behind The Rock being at Royal Rumble. What do they think of it all? PLUS, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without our Weekly Winner. 

Dec 03, 2022
Legacy of the Territories: Mid-South Wrestling
00:51:03

On this Legacy of the Territories episode, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer examine one of the most popular territories of all-time:  Mid-South Wrestling. They bring on one of the greatest tag team wrestlers in history to discuss his days working in Mid-South, from the legendary Rock N' Roll Express, Ricky Morton.

Dec 02, 2022
Denise Salcedo & Sean Ross Sapp Speak
00:38:03

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa select their MVP's for the week that was in wrestling (and you will definitely NOT see Dave's choice coming).  Plus, Denise Salcedo stops by, and her cohort Sean Ross Sapp can't help but get in on the action as well. 

Dec 02, 2022
The Devil was Dealing on Dynamite
00:48:10

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Bully Ray have all of Dynamite last covered including the devil, MJF pulling a fast one on William Regal, The Elite getting their first win in their best of 7 series with Death Triangle, and the surprise return of Hangman Page.

Dec 01, 2022
NXT Storytelling, WWE Storytelling & Kiera Hogan
00:39:02

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James discuss the differences in storytelling especially in the women's division when it comes to NXT vs. WWE.  They breakdown the recent Shotzi Blackheart and Ronda Rousey storyline as an example.  Plus, former baddie Kiera Hogan from AEW sits down with her wrestling idol Mickie James for an awesome interview.

Nov 30, 2022
The Man is Back on Raw
00:41:43

On this episode, Tommy Dreamer along with the Busted Open crew share incredible opinions on last nights Monday Night Raw including their takes on the return of Becky Lynch, the continuing storyline of the Bloodline and Kevin Owens, the breakouts of the Judgment Day, and the intriguing face off between Seth Rollins and Austin Theory.

Nov 29, 2022
Survivor Series 2022: WAR GAMES!
00:48:17

On this Hall of Fame and Pain episode, Bully Ray and Mark Henry have a full breakdown on Survivor Series including the incredible men's and women's War Games matches.  Plus, the guys will discuss the brand-new US Champion, Austin Theory. 

Nov 28, 2022
'The Master's Class': Ultimate Survivors
00:19:48
On this episode of the Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mark Henry select their best Survivor Series Men’s and Women’s teams in honor of the recent WWE Premium Live Event. So, who had the best teams? That’s for you to decide!
Nov 27, 2022
10 Turns on The Dark Order
00:33:17

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry discuss 10 turning his back on The Dark Order. AND, Rhea Rhipley and Dominik give the Mysterio household a Thanksgiving surprise. How does this impact the family dynamic? PLUS, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without our Weekly Winner. 

Nov 26, 2022
Legacy of the Territories: Continental Championship Wrestling
00:51:30

On this episode of Legacy of the Territories, things get emotional as Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer take a deep dive into Continental Championship Wrestling.  They bring on Scott Armstong; legendary referee, son of Hall of Famer and promoter of the territory, “Bullet” Bob Armstrong.

Nov 25, 2022
Dijak Debuts | Tony Khan
00:34:43

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer break down last night's NXT including the successful NXT North American Title defense by Wes Lee against Carmelo Hayes and the shocking return of Dijak.  Plus, AEW Owner and President Tony Khan joins the show to review AEW Full Gear and preview Dynamite.

Nov 23, 2022
Life in the Storm
00:42:59
On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray cover a lot including the Undertaker making his WWE debut on this date 32 years ago, and Toni Storm losing her AEW Interim Women's Championship to Jamie Hayter at AEW Full Gear. Plus, Bully Ray has some incredible stories about living life on the road as a pro wrestler.
Nov 22, 2022
AEW Full Gear Review: MJF Wins w/ Help
00:33:32

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray and Mark Henry dive into AEW Full Gear. They discuss MJF's win over Jon Moxley. Plus, they get into some of his comments made afterwards in the media scrum. AND, they break down the match between Saraya and Dr. Britt Baker. 

Nov 21, 2022
'The Master's Class': Art of Officiating
00:32:01

On this episode of the Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Mark Henry and Tommy Dreamer are joined by a very special master in his own right:  Legendary referee Brian Hebner.  Together, the group discuss the art of officiating and break down why the modern day referee is nothing like it was just a short time ago.  School is in session here to be sure.

Nov 20, 2022
Kevin Owens Returns on SmackDown
00:35:09

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry discuss Kevin Owens returning on SmackDown. How will this impact The Bloodline? PLUS, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without our Weekly Winner. 

Nov 19, 2022
EXCLUSIVE: Legacy of the Territories - Georgia Championship Wrestling
00:49:55

On this exclusive podcast series, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer bring you “The Legacy of the Territories”, a special look at the history of what built pro wrestling in the US.  On this episode, Dave and Tommy focus on one of the most controversial territories in history:  Georgia Championship Wrestling, and they'll do it with the man responsible for Black Saturday, Gerald Brisco.

Nov 18, 2022
MVP of the Week & Tony Khan
00:46:17

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa select their MVP in wrestling for the week that was, and the choices might surprise you!  Plus, AEW Owner and President Tony Khan sits down for a special in-person one on one to preview AEW Full Gear on Saturday.

Nov 18, 2022
No Trespassing in Britt Baker’s House!
00:30:12

On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray look back on AEW Dynamite and preview some of the biggest matches on this weekend’s Full Gear card. They’ll take a deep dive into the promos from Britt Baker & Saraya, and give their predictions on the match at Full Gear. Plus, they take a look of the main event matchup between AEW Champion Jon Moxley and MJF!

Nov 17, 2022
Britt Baker & Renee Paquette
00:48:00

It's Hardcore Wednesday and Dave LaGreca is joined by Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James. First, Dave, Tommy, and Mickie react to the fiery mission statement Zoey Stark laid out on NXT. Also, ahead of the go-home AEW Dynamite for Full Gear, Britt Baker joins the show and previews her match with Saraya. Plus, Renee Paquette jumps on and dives deep on her life as a podcaster, mother, and interviewer for AEW.

Nov 16, 2022
Austin Theory's Huge Night on Raw
00:40:26

On this episode, Dave LaGreca breakdown the change in Austin Theory that led to him having a memorable night on Monday Night Raw. From where he was to where he is now, we break down the one-week evolution we saw from a star who is no longer a kid.

Nov 15, 2022
The Usos Break the Record | Shotzi #1
00:39:18

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry & especially Bully Ray heap praise on the The Usos who are now the longest reigning tag champions in WWE history.  Plus, we breakdown Shotzi Blackheart becoming #1 contender to Ronda Rousey's Smackdown Women's Championship.

Nov 14, 2022
'The Master's Class': Patriotic Wrestlers
00:22:57
On this episode of The Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Tommy Dreamer & Bully Ray have a salute to Veterans Day by choosing their most patriotic wrestler, and sharing in-depth stories on their background. There will be names you’ve known for years, and maybe ones that will surprise you.
Nov 13, 2022
The Usos Making History
00:36:30

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry discuss The Usos' historic run after defeating the New Day on Smackdown. Who will be the team to dethrone the Usos? PLUS, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without our Weekly Winner. 

Nov 12, 2022
Falls Definitely Count Anywhere
00:39:34

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa weigh-in on the sports entertainment versus pro wrestling debate.  Then, our very own World's Strongest Man Mark Henry joins the show to give his opinions on the main topic of discussion.  Plus, Justin Labar is here to break down the week in pro wrestling and give his scorching hot takes. 

Nov 11, 2022
Dynamic Debates
00:29:52

On this episode Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer press on some hot topics: Saraya is cleared to wrestle and she gets personal with Dr. Britt Baker on Dynamite, and Road Dogg gives a hot take about Bret Hart which our crew debates.

Nov 10, 2022
25th Anniversary: The Montreal Screwjob
00:30:29

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James discuss this being the 25th anniversary of the infamous Montreal Screwjob.  We bring on Hall of Fame referee Earl Hebner, who was in the ring that night, to talk about it.  Speaking of screw jobs, we talk about NXT, which saw Zoey Stark turn on her partner, Nikkita Lyons.

Nov 09, 2022
Theory's Cash-In Gone Wrong
00:43:18

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray breakdown the kind of Raw that left a lot of fans talking by covering Austin Theory attempting to cash-in his Money in the Bank briefcase on... United States Champion Set Rollins?  Interesting.  Plus, NWA President Billy Corgan drops by for a newsworthy interview.

Nov 08, 2022
Crown Jewel 2022 Review
00:39:02

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry & Bully Ray have a full review of Crown Jewel from Saturday.  They'll breakdown the spectacular Logan Paul vs. Roman Reigns match and what it means moving forward.  Plus, we've got an exciting announcement that you won't want to miss!

Nov 07, 2022
'The Master's Class': Comedy in Wrestling
00:25:59
On this episode of The Master’s Class, Bully Ray, Tommy Dreamer and Mark Henry break down the comedy in wrestling and those who used levity to great success. From Gorgeous George to D-Generation X, we’ve got all the laughter covered right here!
Nov 06, 2022
Rey Mysterio's Performance | Tyson on Rampage
00:33:13

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Tommy Dreamer discuss Rey Mysterio’s performance on Smackdown against Intercontinental Champ Gunther. What does this do for Rey? PLUS, Mike Tyson joined the commentary team on AEW Rampage! What were our thoughts. AND, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without a Weekly Winner! 

Nov 05, 2022
Extreme Thunder
00:41:58

For a first time ever, ECW original Tommy Dreamer pairs up with Thunder Rosa to talk about the biggest stories of the week that was in pro wrestling.  Plus, the new tandem is joined by Kenny King coming off an incredible match with Mike "Speedball" Bailey on IMPACT, and then bring on 17-year old prodigy and #52 on the PWI Women's 150, Billie Starkz, for an introductory interview. You'll want to write this name down for the future for sure. 

Nov 04, 2022
Jeff Jarrett is All Elite
00:33:29

The Fat N the Furious are back together as Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer dive in on AEW Dynamite. They react to the opening match between Allin & Lethal plus the debut of Jeff Jarrett. The guys also break down the ROH Title Open Challenge, as well as The Acclaimed's birthday celebration for Billy Gunn.

Nov 03, 2022
The Next Generation
00:43:38

On this episode, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James talk about NXT Star Ava Raine, a 4th generation star and daughter of The Rock, who gave her first sit down interview on NXT.  This inspires our team to bring on other sons & daughters in wrestling including Brian Pillman Jr and Xia Brookside to talk about the advantages and disadvantages of growing up in the wrestling industry.

Nov 02, 2022
A Brawl of Beasts
00:38:50

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray recap the go-home RAW for WWE Crown Jewel. The guys give their overall reactions to RAW then get into Brock Lesnar & Bobby Lashley's brawl last night. Plus, The Tribal Chief made an appearance on RAW, and Dave & Bully react to The Miz getting a Superman Punch and share their thoughts on the title match between Roman Reigns & Jake Paul in Saudi Arabia.

Nov 01, 2022
Happy Halloween!
00:35:15

On today's episode, Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry have all your Halloween needs right here including the Jolly Rancher that is Sami Zayn and the Usos.  Plus, Hot Tamale Tasha Steelz joins and gives us a Whopper of a statement about her future in wrestling.

Oct 31, 2022
'The Master's Class': Scariest Moments
00:24:29
With Halloween on the horizon, our Master’s Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Mark Henry & Tommy Dreamer talk about their scariest moments in and out of the ring. Some of their stories are legitimately frightening.
Oct 30, 2022
Getting Ucey & Uncle Howdy Speaks
00:34:14

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry discuss Roman Reigns' latest appearance on Smackdown. Jey isn't feeling very "ucey!" PLUS, an appearance from Uncle Howdy with a message to Bray. AND, it wouldn't be a Saturday Busted Open without a Weekly Winner!

Oct 29, 2022
Early Halloween Treat: David Arquette!
00:43:58

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa are celebrating Halloween a little early and are doing it style: With horror movie buff, and Halloween Havoc co-presenter Sam Roberts.  Plus, "Scream" movie legend and former WCW World Champion David Arquette joins the duo for an interview you won't want to miss!

Oct 28, 2022
MJF & The BCC
00:29:27

On today's episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer break down AEW Dynamite including the sensational promo from MJF.  Plus, could we start to see the fracturing of the Blackpool Combat Club?  The storytelling involved by all was downright amazing and our experts have you covered. 

Oct 27, 2022
LaGreca Lean Theme & Zelina Vega are FIRE
00:45:59

On this jam-packed episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James talk to Tony Khan to who has some explosive comments about his brand AEW.  We bring in WWE Superstar Zelina Vega, who has explosive comments about where she sees her career.  We talk about the explosive debut of The Rock's daughter on NXT.  AND, we have a LaGreca Lean theme song that is sure to be... explosive.

Oct 26, 2022
Raw is Dominik... Guerrero? | CJ Perry
00:41:57
On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray breakdown Monday Night Raw including the continued emergence of Dominik Mysterio. Bully Ray has an idea for him that is so crazy it just might work. Plus, CJ Perry joins the show to promote her appearance on "The Surreal Life" and talks about wanting to get back into pro wrestling.
Oct 25, 2022
Dave Appears on NXT Live | Gerald Brisco
00:44:52

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry & Bully ray react to Dave's grand live TV debut on Peacock at NXT: Halloween Havoc.  Dave had a blast and can't wait to tell the nation about it.  Plus, Gerald Brisco stops by to talk about the territory days in Florida.  He has some wild stories on which the group dives deep.  

Oct 24, 2022
'The Master's Class': Halloween Havoc
00:20:48
On this episode of The Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry & Bully Ray select their all-time most notorious moments from “Halloween Havoc”, which dates back to 1989 and is still going strong today. Don’t be scared by some of the moments our hosts select!
Oct 23, 2022
Live at Halloween Havoc: Lots of NXT Superstars
00:38:45

On this special episode of “Busted Open” Dave LaGreca hosts from the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida ahead of NXT Halloween Havoc. Dave is joined by Cora Jade, Mandy Rose and Bron Breakker.  

Oct 22, 2022
Shawn Michaels and the Thunder-KEG
00:45:34

On today's episode, Dave LaGreca & Thunder Rosa discuss the recent criticism of her online.  Plus, "The Heartbreak Kid", "Mr. WrestleMania" himself, Shawn Michaels stops by to talk to Dave about his upcoming appearance at NXT Halloween Havoc!

Oct 21, 2022
MJF & Regal's Perfect 10 Promo
00:38:59

Dave LaGreca & The World's Strongest Man Mark Henry break down one of the most memorable promos of the modern era of wrestling between MJF and William Regal. They react to every word exchanged and compare it to the great promos wrestling fans have heard through the decades. Also, Dave will be a part of the NXT Halloween Havoc Pre-Show Panel and he asks the Nation for help on what to say in his 30 minutes on Peacock. Plus, ahead of his match on AEW Rampage, Dave & Mark talk to Pres10 Vance of AEW's Dark Order.

Oct 20, 2022
Hangman Page Health Update
00:30:16

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Mickie James update us on the latest condition of Adam "Hangman" Page after his match with AEW World Champion Jon Moxley was forced to end early.  Plus, we breakdown the incredible promo by MJF and William Regal, and share some exciting news about Dave making an appearance with WWE!

Oct 19, 2022
Baron is Back
00:37:46

On this episode Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray have a special announcement about an upcoming live Busted Open!  Plus, the guys breakdown all the action from Monday Night Raw including the battle between Bobby Lashley and Brock Lesnar, the shocking upset for Dominik Mysterio, and the return of Baron Corbin to Monday Night Raw courtesy of "The Wrestling God", JBL.

Oct 18, 2022
Bray Wyatt's 1st Promo & DDP
00:35:47

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Mark Henry discuss the first promo of the unique Bray Wyatt since his return to WWE on Smackdown.  Plus, friend of the show Diamond Dallas Page stops by to tell some tales from the territories, specifically from the AWA where DDP got his start.

Oct 17, 2022
'The Master's Class': It Starts with Your Finish
00:23:30
On this episode of the Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer discuss the lost of art of wrestlers protecting their finishing moves. How did this trend start? Why is it hurting the industry overall? Find out right here!
Oct 16, 2022
Bray Wyatt Speaks | Rey Mysterio’s New Home
00:25:07

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Andreas Hale and Tommy Dreamer discuss Bray Wyatt’s latest promo on Smackdown. What are we in for this time around with Bray’s character? PLUS, Rey Mysterio finds a new home with Smackdown.

Oct 15, 2022
The Art of the Death Match
00:41:47

On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Thunder Rosa discuss Death Match Wrestling and how popular it has become today.  As guests, we welcome Damian Abraham, Kevin Gill, and the GCW World Champion and the foremost expert of winning death matches, Nick Gage. 

Oct 14, 2022
Dynamite North of the Border
00:36:16

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer breakdown Dynamite from Canada for the first time ever, including Chris Jericho getting some help from an associate, Orange Cassidy getting gold, and Hangman Adam Page getting personal with Jon Moxley.

Oct 13, 2022
The Wendi Richter Saga
00:42:13

On this unbelievable episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James conduct a deep dive on the incredible and controversial career of Wendi Richter.  They will walk you through all the details of the ups and downs of her career, and then we'll hear from the woman herself, WWE Hall of Famer Wendi Richter in the kind of interview you cannot miss.

Oct 12, 2022
Brock Returns on Raw, Matt Hardy & The King
00:45:56

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray breakdown Monday Night Raw including a surprise return from Brock Lesnar and a strong night for The Bloodline.  Plus, Matt Hardy stops by for an in-depth look at his career, his brother, and his time in AEW.  Then, Jerry "The King" Lawler talks with the guys with some never heard before stories on Andy Kaufman.

Oct 11, 2022
Exclusive: Bobby Lashley Interview
00:22:08

On this exclusive interview, Dave LaGreca sits down with US Champion "The Almighty" Bobby Lashley to get a retrospective on his career, and a look ahead as he prepares for Seth "Freakin'" Rollins tonight on Monday Night Raw.

Oct 10, 2022
Extreme Rules Reaction | X-PAC!
00:34:37
On this Hall of Fame and Pain episode, Hall of Famers Bully Ray and Mark Henry break down Extreme Rules from Philadelphia including the wonderful reappearance of Bray Wyatt, and the match between Liv Morgan and Ronda Rousey. Our hosts have some strong thoughts about that one. Plus, Sean Waltman AKA X-Pac joins us on the 25th anniversary of the formation of D-Generation X.
Oct 10, 2022
'The Master's Class': Most Extreme Matches
00:20:28
On this week’s Master’s Class, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer get into the most extreme matches they have ever witnessed. WARNING: The details may not be for the weak of stomach, especially if you are The World’s Strongest Man.
Oct 09, 2022
Bloodline Tension? | White Rabbit Reveal?
00:35:23

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Robin Lundberg and Mark Henry discuss the growing tension between The Bloodline. Will the White Rabbit be revealed at Extreme Rules and how will this happen? PLUS, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without Weekly Winner!

Oct 08, 2022
Jimmy Smith Reactions & Extreme Rules Predictions
00:38:27

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa discuss the new commentary teams in WWE following the departure of Jimmy Smith.  Plus, they make predictions with Justin Labar on what promises to be an excellent Extreme Rules.

Oct 07, 2022
Wheeler Yuta & National Scissoring Day
00:39:27

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer breakdown all the major moments from last night's Dynamite including the first annual "National Scissoring Day" sponsored by The Acclaimed" as well as the next step in the evolution of Wheeler Yuta, who joins the group for a sit-down interview.

Oct 06, 2022
Dave's Big Announcement & His Deepest Cut
00:39:20

On this episode, Dave LaGreca has a massive announcement!  Plus, he and Tommy Dreamer select the moments in wrestling which cut them the deepest, and then bring on Mia Yim, who promises to end the career of our very own Mickie James this Friday at Bound for Glory.  

Oct 05, 2022
What About Raw, What About The Territories
00:37:23

On today's episode, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray get annoyed at the persistent "What" chants on Monday Night Raw?  How can this scourge be eliminated?  Plus, Brian Gewirtz joins us to preview "Tales from the Territories", a new behind-the-scenes look at some of wrestling's greatest stories from back in the day.

Oct 04, 2022
Sonny Onoo & Eric Bischoff
00:43:06
On today’s episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Mark Henry pay tribute to the life and career of the legendary Antonio Inoki. They bring on two incredible guests: Sonny Onoo and Eric Bischoff, who share stories about the greatest wrestler in the history of Japan that have never been previously revealed.
Oct 03, 2022
'The Master's Class': The Bad Habits of Wrestling
00:32:16
On this episode of The Master's Class, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Mark Henry and Tommy Dreamer break down all the bad habits of today's younger wrestlers, and how they can be fixed in the future. It's a must-listen for any fan aspiring pro wrestler and fan of the industry.
Oct 02, 2022
The Life & Legacy of Antonio Inoki
00:29:16

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Tommy Dreamer discuss the life and legacy of the legend Antonio Inoki. Both McKinnell and Dreamer break down his history as a wrestler, promoter, politician and the pioneer.  PLUS, it wouldn’t be a Saturday show without Weekly Winner. 

Oct 01, 2022
Taking Accountability
00:28:40

On this episode, Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa talk about taking accountability all across the pro wrestling landscape.  Plus, Dave gets called out for a match on his own show!  JP Harlow has no idea what is about to hit him.

Sep 30, 2022
The Ring of Jericho Era Begins
00:39:58

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer break down AEW Dynamite, including Chris Jericho’s main event match with Bandido and his reign as the Ring of Honor Champion. Also, the guys react to Saraya’s first words in the promotion. Plus the guys dive deep into the promo between Wheeler Yuta & MJF, and look at the career trajectory of these two homegrown AEW talents.

Sep 29, 2022
Great Rivalries and Guests
00:38:40

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James discuss the great rivalries in pro wrestling with some of the best people who lived them: Austin Idol and Baby Doll.  Plus, Tony Khan joins the crew to preview Dynamite.

Sep 28, 2022
Raw, Rabbits & Rants
00:31:53

On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer discuss Monday Night Raw which includes a deep dive once again down the white rabbit hole.  Plus, we deliver a classic LaGreca rant on The Undertaker coming back for one last ride.

Sep 27, 2022
Teddy Long & The White Rabbit
00:31:58

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mark Henry talk with Teddy Long about his recent Twitter blocking spree, and then discuss The Acclaimed's recent title win and how positive it was for people all over the nation.  Plus, we recklessly speculate on who could be behind the recent "White Rabbit" campaign.  Hint:  It's not who you think it is.

Sep 26, 2022
'The Master's Class': Hispanic Heritage
00:24:42
On this episode of The Master’s Class, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month by discussing some of the most influential Latin figures in pro wrestling history from performers to coaches who are more than worthy of our praise
Sep 25, 2022
A Friday Night Brawl, Uce
00:39:26

The World's Strongest Man Mark Henry & Ryan McKinnell react to the explosive moments we got to see Friday night between Smackdown and AEW Rampage. First, the guys react to Sami Zayn becoming Honorary Uce then get into The Tag Team Title Main Event between the Brawling Brutes and the Usos. Also, Mark & Ryan break down Ricky Starks vs. Powerhouse Hobbs and the blood feud the two have. Plus, it's the weekend, so the guys give you their Weekly Winner.

Sep 24, 2022
The Bright Side of Wrestling
00:36:18

On this episode, Dave and Thunder take you into the weekend by discussing the bright side of wrestling, and they do so with WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley, and Punk Rock legend Lars Frederiksen.  Plus, AEW Women's Champion Thunder Rosa gives her perspective on the newest addition to her division; Former WWE Superstar, Saraya. 

Sep 23, 2022
AEW Grand Slam Reactions
00:39:46

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Bully Ray breakdown the biggest matches and surprises from AEW Dynamite "Grand Slam" including The AEW World Championship being captured by Jon Moxley, The AEW Tag Team Championships being capture by The Acclaimed, and the attention of the audience being captured as usual by MJF.

Sep 22, 2022
Athena & Tony Khan
00:36:19

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James bring on Athena on the eve of her AEW Women's Championship match.  She also talks about her transition to AEW from WWE.  Plus, Tony Khan stops by to talk about Grand Slam and the reaction to the recent turmoil within the walls of AEW. 

Sep 21, 2022
The White Rabbit Hole
00:38:22

On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray breakdown all the action from last night's Monday Night Raw including the latest from the Judgment Day, and the mysterious QR Code leading to a white rabbit.  Plus, they critique the state of the women's division, and bring on Action Bronson to ahead of his match at AEW Grand Slam.  

Sep 20, 2022
Primo-Donnas
00:38:31

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Mark Henry breakdown all the drama between Roman Reigns and Logan Paul, as well as the ongoing flare ups between Matt Cardona and our very own Bully Ray.  Plus, we bring on wrestling sensation Luigi Primo for a hilarious interview you want to miss!

Sep 19, 2022
'The Master's Class': WWE-ECW
00:39:57
On this episode of The Master's Class, our Master's Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer mediate a heated argument between Mark Henry and Bully Ray about the re-booted version of ECW in WWE. Was it watered down? Why did it fail? You'll have to listen to find out, as things are about to get intense.
Sep 18, 2022
Logan Paul Calls Out WHO?!?!
00:31:33

On this episode of "Busted Open," hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry discuss Logan Paul calling out Roman Reigns as well as the return of Paul Heyman on a jam-packed episode of Smackdown. PLUS, following a great week of pro wrestling, you won't want to miss this week's Weekly Winner. 

Sep 17, 2022
JJ Dillon & Ethan Page
00:35:45

On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Thunder Rosa celebrate the greatest factions in pro wrestling by first talking to the legendary manager of the Four Horsemen, JJ Dillon.  Then, a recent addition to an AEW faction "All Ego" Ethan Page stops by to talk about his goals and interests both inside and outside the squared circle.  

Sep 16, 2022
BCC vs. BCC
00:37:33
On this episode, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray breakdown Dynamite including the new finalists for the AEW World Championship: Bryan Danielson & Jon Moxley. Plus, we cover The PWI 500 which continues to be embroiled in controversy. Speaking of controversy, we analyze MJF's promo and the possibility of becoming AEW World Champion
Sep 15, 2022
The PWI 500
00:39:54

On this episode, Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James react to a new era of NXT on the one year anniversary of the launch of NXT 2.0.  Plus, Candace Cordelia and Al Castle are here from Pro Wrestling Illustrated to reveal the PWI 500, which causes a TON of controversy.

Sep 14, 2022
KO Hits Theory Where it Hurts
00:32:37

On this episode, Dave LaGreca breakdown all the major stories from Monday Night Raw including Kevin Owens breaking Austin Theory's nose, Io Skye and Dakota Kai becoming Women's Tag Team Champions, and Dominik Mysterio forming a pact with Rhea Ripley and The Judgment Day.

Sep 13, 2022
A New Era for Smackdown
00:37:45

Dave LaGreca and Hall of Famers Mark Henry & Bully Ray dive deep into this past Smackdown. The guys react to Karrion Kross attacking Drew McIntyre and how Kross has been since his return to WWE. Plus, The Bloodline grew this past weekend and the guys share their thoughts on Solo Sikoa.

Sep 12, 2022
'The Master's Class': Hostile Work Environments
00:29:20
“On this week’s Master’s Class, our Masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Tommy Dreamer and Bully Ray give you the low down on how they have dealt with a locker room turned ugly in the past. You can only get this kind of revealing access right here!”
Sep 11, 2022
Solo Sikoa joins The Bloodline
00:40:45

Ryan McKinnell & Andreas Hale have you covered on this edition of Busted Open Saturday.  First up - Solo Sikoa takes on Drew McIntyre as Sikoa becomes the newest member of The Bloodline.  This also leads to a good conversation regarding The Usos and the tag team division.  The guys also talk about the best wrestling gimmicks / personalities throughout the years, as well as have Weekly Winner!

Sep 10, 2022
A 12-Round Spar with LaBar
00:39:49

After an action-packed week of pro wrestling in and out of the ring, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer team up with Justin LaBar to break down the biggest stories and moments. They get into All Out, the aftermath, and WWE. Plus, Dave & Tommy pick moments in pro wrestling which would only happen if pigs could fly.

Sep 09, 2022
The Return of the Devil
00:34:44

The Fat N the Furious are back together as Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer take a deep look into AEW Dynamite, especially the powerful words coming out of the microphone on Wednesday Night. First, Bully & Tommy analyze Tony Khan's announcement about vacating the AEW World and AEW Trios Championships. Next, the guys give their thoughts on MJF's first promo back and what it will mean for the AEW World Title Picture. Also, Jon Moxley delivered a powerful message about the AEW Championship.

Sep 08, 2022
Mickie James' Last Rodeo
00:31:49

Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James take us on a whirlwind tour through professional wrestling.  They discuss Mickie's big announcement on last week's IMPACT, the recent news of a backstage fight at AEW, and last night's terrific episode of NXT.

Sep 07, 2022
Exclusive: Eddie Kingston At All Out
00:21:39
On this exclusive Busted Open Podcast Live from AEW All Out 2022 this past Sunday, Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry sit down with Eddie Kingston, who opens up about social media, his well-being and how the wrestling industry can continue to grow.
Sep 06, 2022
CM Punk Goes All Out
00:34:52

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray cover some of the biggest stories that have developed over the past few days. First, the guys go back to Monday Night to discuss Dominik Mysterio's new allegiance with Rhea Ripley and The Judgment Day. Next, Dave & Bully go back to late Sunday night and deeply dissect the All Out post-show media scrum, specifically CM Punk's remarks and not only how it affects the AEW World Champion but also the company as a whole.

Sep 06, 2022
The Morning After All Out
00:39:49

Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, and Bully Ray break down the craziest moments from AEW All Out. First, the guys give their thoughts on CM Punk as the new Undisputed AEW Champion. Next, Dave, Mark, and Bully react to the return of Maxwell Jacob Friedman, including the voicemail from Tony Khan that played prior to MJF entering the arena. Plus, they talk about the match Chicago went rowdy for, and that's the AEW Tag Team Title Match between Swerve in Our Glory and The Acclaimed.

Sep 05, 2022
‘The Master’s Class’: Windy City Stories
00:21:37

On this episode of “The Master’s Class”, our masters Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mark Henry discuss their favorite memories in the ring and behind the scenes from the Windy City of Chicago to get you all set for AEW All Out!

Sep 04, 2022
AEW All Out Fan Fest 2022
00:49:15

This episode of the Busted Open Podcast comes to you from the AEW All Out Fan Fest in Chicago! Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry talk to "The American Dragon" Bryan Danielson right before his match with Chris Jericho. The guys also talk to the Ring of Honor World Champion Claudio Castagnoli. Plus, Dave & Mark get you ready for All Out with their full preview, picks, and predictions.

Sep 03, 2022
Spar with Thunder, Effy, and LaBar
00:37:08

Today's episode with hosts Dave LaGreca & Thunder Rosa starts with a powerful statement from La Mera Mera regarding her injury. Next, they talk to Justin LaBar and they preview the stacked pro wrestling weekend ahead from WWE's Clash at the Castle to NXT's Worlds Collide and AEW All Out. Also, Dave & Thunder talk to Effy who is hosting "Effy's Big Gay Brunch 5" this Sunday in Chicago. Plus, Thunder Rosa says what is her favorite PPV as a performer.

Sep 02, 2022
All Out Go Home Show & Wade Barrett
00:39:27

On today's Busted Open, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer breakdown the final Dynamite before AEW All Out including and epic trios match and the main event getting set with CM Punk & Jon Moxley.  Plus, we bring on Wade Barrett to help promote NXT World's Collide which will also take place this Sunday.

Sep 01, 2022
Kenny Omega, Nita Strauss & Tony Khan
00:37:51

On today's Busted Open, Dave LaGreca, Mickie James and Tommy Dreamer celebrate Mickie James' birthday with three titans of their industry:  Kenny Omega, who talks about his return from injury to AEW, Nita Strauss, the legendary guitarist who talks her new tour and single, and AEW Owner and President Tony Khan, who talks Dynamite tonight and All Out this Sunday. 

Aug 31, 2022
Riddle & Rollins Get Raw
00:36:25

On today's Busted Open, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer discuss the explosive Monday Night Raw in which F Bombs were dropped between Matt Riddle and Seth Rollins, Plus, they breakdown all the other action including the new women's tag champions and the next chapter in the storyline between Dexter Lumis and The Miz.

Aug 30, 2022
Experts Talk Rey Mysterio
00:35:53

On today's Busted Open, Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry discuss the moment they became wrestling fans, the state of pro wrestling fandom today as well as the exhilarating Rey Mysterio documentary, and they do so with two recognizable names in the wrestling industry: Peter Rosenberg & Sam Roberts.

Aug 29, 2022
'The Master's Class': Backstage Heat
00:26:23
On this week’s Masters Class, our masters Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer, Bully Ray and Mark Henry discuss how backstage issues have translated to an on-screen product. You’ll hear previously untold stories about personal rivalries from the experts who were there for it all.
Aug 28, 2022
The Bloodline on top
00:43:42

Ryan McKinnell & Andreas Hale have you covered on all things pro wrestling for today's Busted Open Saturday.  First up, Roman Reigns and the Bloodline continues - as Roman acknowledges Sami Zayn - but what is the ultimate play here?  The Dark Order defeat House of Black as the two factions heat up in AEW ahead of All Out, and finally Weekly Winner to tell you which show we thought was the best all week.  

Aug 27, 2022
Thunder Rosa Health Update & Beth Phoenix
00:40:01

On this edition of Busted Open, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer have two incredible interviews.  First, our very own Thunder Rosa gives an important update on her condition and shoots down rumors  about her health.  Then, WWE Hall of Famer Beth Phoenix stops by to talk about her appearance on Monday Night Raw and her continued admiration of today's women's division and her husband Edge.

Aug 26, 2022
Shocker: Moxley destroys Punk
00:37:16

On this edition of Busted Open, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray are here to breakdown an absolutely memorable edition of AEW Dynamite.  The cover the shocking main event which saw Jon Moxley unify the AEW World Championship in three minutes and one second over CM Punk.  We'll also talk about the heart-breaking injury to our very own Thunder Rosa, and discuss the magic between Chris Jericho, Daniel Garcia and Bryan Danielson.

Aug 25, 2022
Trish Stratus on Raw & Tony Khan on Dynamite
00:38:25

On this edition of Busted Open, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James discuss the return of the greatest of all-time, Trish Stratus on Monday Night Raw.  Plus, AEW Owner & President Tony Khan drops by to preview the biggest stories both in front of the camera, and behind the scenes before Dynamite and All Out.

Aug 24, 2022
No Spoilers: Johnny Gargano Returns!
00:39:11

On this edition of Busted Open, hosts Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray praise the job WWE did in keeping the return of Johnny Gargano to Monday Night Raw Spoiler-Free, and then discuss why they have a very strong dislike for spoilers in the first place.

Aug 23, 2022
Interview with the Vampire
00:36:37

Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, and Bully Ray ponder on the main event picture for AEW All Out. Do we see CM Punk vs. Jon Moxley at All Out or will we see other stars in the AEW title picture? The guys break it down here. Also, WWE Legend Gangrel joins the show to talk about Edge's A&E Documentary, wrestling in the Attitude Era, and so much more.

Aug 22, 2022
'The Masters Class': The Art of Wrestling Politics
00:26:55

Dave LaGreca and his Hall of Fame Panel of Masters Mark Henry, Bully Ray, and Tommy Dreamer discuss and educate you on the behind the scenes art of politics in pro wrestling. The Masters define what wrestling politics is and its impact on every wrestler and promotion's lives, and break down when it is right to go politicking.

Aug 21, 2022
Karrion Kross Delivers | Rating CM Punk's Return
00:33:31

On this episode of “Busted Open,” hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry discuss Karrion Kross’ latest promo. What’s his next move on Drew McIntyre? PLUS, as we celebrate the one-year anniversary of the return of CM Punk, we rate his return on a scale of 1-10. 

Aug 20, 2022
Edge & Ron Funches
00:39:34

Dave LaGreca & AEW Women's Champion Thunder Rosa speak first with WWE Hall of Famer, The Rated-R Superstar Edge. Edge opens up about his comeback to the WWE and how it feels working with a new generation of talent. Plus, Ron Funches of AppleTV+'s hit series "Loot" joins today's episode and talk with Dave & Thunder about his show, pro wrestling, and beyond.

Aug 19, 2022
A Dynamite Start & Finish
00:36:48

Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer, and Bully Ray break down last night's jam-packed AEW Dynamite. First, the guys react to the verbal jousting between CM Punk and Jon Moxley, and react to the unification match being moved to next week. The guys also wonder what may happen at All Out if CM Punk and Moxley are facing each other on Dynamite. Also, The Cleaner Kenny Omega is back, and Dave, Tommy, and Bully dive in on Kenny's reunion with the Young Bucks and what we can expect to see from Omega on Dynamite and at All Out.

Aug 18, 2022
Brian Gewirtz & CJ Perry
00:39:16

Today's Busted Open podcast hosted by Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James consists of two fantastic interviews. First, Dave, Mickie and Tommy talk to former WWE writer Brian Gewirtz, and he breaks down WWE Creative from the Ruthless Aggression Era all the way to the present New Era. Also, CJ Perry joins the podcast and tells all on her WWE run and what we can hope to see in her future.

Aug 17, 2022
Lance Archer & Sam Roberts
00:37:41

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray speak with Lance Archer just hours after his barnburner match against Kazuchika Okada at NJPW's G1 Climax 32. They talk New Japan Pro Wrestling, AEW, and beyond. Also, the guys speak to Sam Roberts and he shares his thoughts on the WWE product now with Triple H as the head of Creative.

Aug 16, 2022
All About Factions, Dogg
00:34:16

Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, and Mark Henry give their reactions to the re-debut of Hit Row this past Friday night on Smackdown. They discuss the importance of Hit Row and the heights they can achieve under this new era of WWE. Plus, WWE Hall of Famer Road Dogg joins the podcast and gives his thoughts on the new DX Biography that was aired, and gives the inside scoop on the Attitude Era and some major DX moments we have seen in recent history.

Aug 15, 2022
'The Master's Class': HOTTEST Matches
00:23:24
On this edition of "The Master's Class", our master's Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Tommy Dreamer & Mark Henry discuss the hottest matches they have ever participated in, as we are in the dog days of summer. You'll be amazed at the conditions our legendary superstars had to perform in back in the day.
Aug 14, 2022
Hit Row Returns | AJ Francis
00:32:53

On this Saturday edition of the Busted Open podcast, hosts Andreas Hale and Mark Henry discuss the return of Hit Row on Friday night's Smackdown. PLUS,  following his return, AJ Francis joins the show to break down how his return came to be!

Aug 13, 2022
A Dynamite AF Falls Count Anywhere
00:40:31
It's a Falls Count Anywhere Friday on this episode of “Busted Open” where hosts Dave LaGreca & AEW Women’s World Champion Thunder Rosa break down the main event match between Chris Jericho and Jon Moxley on AEW Dynamite this past Wednesday. Plus, Dave and Thunder talk about her tag team partner, Toni Storm, being #1 contender for her championship following the news of Kris Statlander being out with injury. Also, it's #GabbyAF as our very own Gabby LaSpisa dives into the return of Bayley in the WWE as well as social media negativity in the world of pro wrestling.
Aug 12, 2022
Quake by the Lake Breakdown
00:37:28

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray breakdown all the biggest storylines from last night’s “Quake by the Lake” including the shocking return of CM Punk, the bloody battle between Chris Jericho and AEW Interim Heavyweight Champion Jon Moxley, and the spectacular Coffin Match which opened AEW Dynamite.

Aug 11, 2022
Madison Rayne & Tony Khan
00:39:54

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James have two exciting interviews.  First, the newest member of the AEW active roster and coach, Madison Rayne stops by to preview her new role and her match with TBS Champion Jade Cargill tonight on Dynamite.  Plus, AEW Owner and President Tony Khan joins the show to preview “Quake by the Lake” and dispel any rumors the internet has cooked up this week. 

Aug 10, 2022
Cleveland Rocks Raw
00:36:33

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray breakdown all the major storylines from last night’s Monday Night Raw including the intrigue of Dexter Lumis crashing the party, the reinvigoration of Ciampa and where he might be headed next, and the latest saga from The Judgment Day. 

Aug 09, 2022
BONUS: Lex Luger Interview
00:37:56
On this special BONUS edition of "Busted Open", Hall of Famers Bully Ray and Mark Henry sit down with "The Total Package" Lex Luger to get a first-hand recounting of a Lex's tremendous career featuring an in-depth look at all of his highs and lows.
Aug 08, 2022
Eric Bischoff & Karrion Kross Returns!
00:30:26
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Bully Ray & Mark Henry discuss Lex Luger’s A&E Biography by bringing on 2021 WWE Hall of Famer and former WCW President Eric Bischoff. Eric talks candidly about his relationship through the years with Lex. Plus, we break down the return of Karrion Kross to the main event scene of Smackdown and the plans for he and Scarlett going forward. Tick tock.
Aug 08, 2022
'The Master's Class': Trade Machine
00:21:08
On this week's Busted Open "The Master's Class", our Masters Tommy Dreamer, Mark Henry and Bully Ray have worked the perfect trade scenarios for some of the biggest names in the wrestling industry. Now you can decide for yourself whether you would pull the trigger on these blockbuster deals.
Aug 07, 2022
The Return of Karrion Kross
00:39:54

Ryan McKinnell and Robin Lundberg have you covered for all things wrestling today on Busted Open Saturday.  The big story of course is Karrion Kross returning to the WWE in dramatic faction - as Triple H's creative control continues to shine within just a few weeks. Does AEW have to change their gameplan now that the WWE is heading into a new direction?  

Aug 06, 2022
On Fire: Thunder Rosa & Claudio Castagnoli
00:39:03

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Ryan McKinnell & Thunder Rosa have a discussion on Thunder’s match from Wednesday on Dynamite and her upcoming match against Jamie Hayter at AEW Battle of the Belts III.  And by discussion, we mean some passionate talk from the champ herself that you will feel as you listen.  Plus, ROH World Champion Claudio stops by to tell us all about being a new world champion and being a part of the AEW brand.

Aug 05, 2022
Dynamite Kurt Angle Interview
00:37:33
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Ryan McKinnell & Bully Ray have a full breakdown on last night’s AEW Dynamite including the dissolution of The Undisputed Era and the dominance of Powerhouse Hobbs. Plus, we bring on Olympic Gold Medalist and WWE Hall of Famer Kurt Angle for an incredible interview. Kurt shares stories with Ryan and Bully that you have never heard before!
Aug 04, 2022
Jay Lethal on Flair’s Last Match
00:37:43
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Ryan McKinnell, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James bring on “Black Machismo” Jay Lethal to provide the kind of insight that you can only find on Busted Open when it comes to being a part of Ric Flair’s Last Match. Lethal describes in intricate details all the preparation that went into the historic event. Plus, AEW CEO & President Tony Khan stops by to break some news about bringing on Madison Rayne and developing an AEW video game, “AEW: Fight Forever”.
Aug 03, 2022
Raw Storylines Coming Together
00:40:04
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer dissect last night’s Monday Night Raw including the return of Edge, the resurrection of Ciampa, the reality of Becky Lynch’s promo and the re-shaping of the women’s division.
Aug 02, 2022
SummerSlam MVP’s & Ric Flair’s Last Match
00:39:01
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mark Henry breakdown SummerSlam from top to bottom and hand out their SummerSlam MVP’s. They conduct a deep dive on the main event match with Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar. Plus, we celebrate Ric Flair’s last match from Nashville in what was the culmination of an epic career, and an epic weekend of professional wrestling.
Aug 01, 2022
Summerslam Reactions & Recap
00:33:32

It's a special Sunday edition of BUSTED OPEN where we have Dave and Tommy Dreamer talking about Summerslam from last night.  From Bayley returning to the Usos and Reigns and more - it was a stacked summer PPV for the audience and more.  Tune in to hear Dave and Tommy's opinions on what they liked the most - what worked, and what didn't, and plenty of the Busted Open Nation's thoughts as well!

Jul 31, 2022
Ric Flair's Last Match
00:37:58

Ryan McKinnell and Andreas Hale have you all covered for today's Busted Open Saturday!  They discuss Ric Flair's last match - his legacy, the buildup to this one last time in the ring, and what it means for him and the wrestling world.  Also, Summerslam is just a few hours away - what will happen between Roman Reigns, Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman?

Jul 30, 2022
'The Master's Class': SummerSlam Through the Decades
00:21:02
On this week's Busted Open "The Master's Class", our Masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer get us primed and ready for the biggest party of the summer by selected their favorite matches from each decade of SummerSlam from the 80's to today. You'll hear some of the most famous matches selected in WWE history!
Jul 30, 2022
Thunder Rosa Lets Loose
00:34:03
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & AEW Women’s World Champion Thunder Rosa address the critics of Thunder directly in a passion-filled promo that will have you on your feet cheering. Plus, Dave and Thunder cover the World of WWE as we get closer to SummerSlam, and our own Gabby LaSpisa talks with Dave and Thunder about the breakup of Starks and Hobbs as well as the emergence of Hook from Wednesday’s Dynamite.
Jul 29, 2022
Dynamite Dogg
00:38:11
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer have everything you need to know covered from a fantastic episode of AEW Dynamite include the new FTW Champion Hook, and Hobbs turning unexpectedly on his partner, Ricky Starks. Plus, WWE Hall of Famer, Road Dogg joins the show and the interview is nothing short of must listen on the state of today’s pro wrestling.
Jul 28, 2022
SummerSlam with Natalya & WWE with… Tony Khan?
00:40:21
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Mickie James & Tommy Dreamer have two incredible interviews. First, WWE Superstar Natalya sits down with the group to talk about her SummerSlam moments and where she feels she is today in WWE. Natalya is as outspoken as you’ve ever heard her on this topic. Then we talk about the WWE news of the week with AEW CEO & President Tony Khan. Tony pulls no punches when talking about the landscape of wrestling and all the negativity surrounding it.
Jul 27, 2022
A New Era of WWE Begins
00:34:17

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray gives their takes on the first ever Monday Night Raw with Triple H as the head of creative of WWE.  They breakdown all the action from The World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden.

Jul 26, 2022
A New Game in Town: Triple H
00:36:59

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry & Bully Ray react to the game-changing news that Triple H has been named the new Head of Creative for WWE after the sudden resignation of Vince McMahon.  They break down the news and what it means for WWE going forward, and they bring on our own Tommy Dreamer for added perspective.  Four of the most knowledgeable people in the industry in the same space, at the same time!

Jul 25, 2022
'The Master's Class': The Over 45 Club
00:23:13
On this week's Busted Open "The Master's Class", our Masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer discuss those wrestlers who are over the age of 45 but are still going strong. They describe the years of seasoning it takes to get to this point and how having all that experience can be advantageous over the younger generation.
Jul 24, 2022
Vince McMahon Retires
00:27:16

On this episode of “Busted Open," host Mark Henry and producer Paul Erlick react to the latest news of Vince McMahon’s retirement. What is the legacy Vince leaves behind and what did this relationship mean to The World’s Strongest Man? PLUS, where does this leave the WWE now? 

Jul 23, 2022
Thunder Rosa’s Birthday Bash!
00:36:49

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Thunder Rosa celebrate the birthday of your AEW Women’s Champion! They is joined by Thunder’s long-time mentor, the legend Dustin Rhodes and the Hall of Famer, The World’s Strongest Man, and a fellow Busted Open co-host, Mark Henry. Plus, Dave and Thunder discuss her upcoming AEW Women’s Championship match with Miyu Yamashita which will text place next week on AEW Dynamite.

Jul 22, 2022
Barbed Wire Everything
00:39:32
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Bully Ray rundown last night’s AEW Dynamite including the Barbed Wire Everything Death Match between the Painmaker Chris Jericho and Eddie Kington. Plus, our hosts discuss the promo by new AEW Tag Team Champions, Swerve Strickland and Keith Lee that led to a knockout appearance by Kevin Gates. And finally, we’ve got a debate between Tommy Dreamer and the rest of the staff that will leave you rolling on the floor laughing.
Jul 21, 2022
Serena Deeb’s Storied Career
00:38:14

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James bring on AEW/ROH star Serena Deeb, who has a shot at the women’s title this Sunday at ROH “Death Before Dishonor”.  Serena has a very revealing conversation with us about her journey and her shortcomings through the years.  Our hosts then break this down with some deep introspection about their own pitfalls over the years.  It’s a fascinating look inside some of the greatest minds in pro wrestling.

Jul 20, 2022
The GOAT Ric Flair’s Last Match
00:33:13

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray get ready for the upcoming Starrcast V weekend with “The Podfather”, Conrad Thompson, who has put together the entire event. We get some breaking news out of Conrad that you won’t want to miss!  Plus, Dave and Bully break down Ric Flair’s last match in Nashville on July 31.  They do that with the GOAT, The Nature Boy Ric Flair himself!

Jul 19, 2022
End of the PG Era
00:40:59
On today’s “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Mark Henry cover the end of WWE’s PG Era and what the programming could look like moving forward. Plus, the guys talk about Goldberg and controversial aspects of his career after the release of his documentary the night before, and we cover the progression of Liv Morgan as Smackdown Women’s champion after her match and promo with Natalya on Friday night.
Jul 18, 2022
'The Master's Class': Changes Done Right
00:27:34
In contrast to last week's Master's Class, our Masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer break down those characters pro wrestling history that changed for the better! They discuss why there was need for a transition in what became these legendary personalities, and how the divergence affected the remainder of these individuals storied careers.
Jul 17, 2022
Dave LaGreca’s Annual Birthday Bash!
00:38:00
It’s Dave LaGreca’s birthday! Mark Henry, Thunder Rosa and the Busted Open crew help Dave celebrate in style with several incredible guests including Tony Schiavone, Jim Ross & “The American Nightmare” Cody Rhodes! Join us for a birthday bash you will never forget!
Jul 15, 2022
New AEW Tag Champions Crowned at Fyter Fest
00:40:39

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer discuss a memorable AEW Dynamite in which Swerve Strickland and Keith Lee were crowned AEW Tag Team Champions.  Plus, we cover Wardlow looking strong in a win over Orange Cassidy and the upcoming Barbed Wire Death Match between Eddie Kingston and The Painmaker Chris Jericho.  And finally, we come to a shocking realization about our newest producer that could change the course of wrestling history as we know it.

Jul 14, 2022
Women, Rants, and Women’s Rants
00:37:57

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James discuss the evolution of women’s wrestling on the 7th anniversary of Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch and Charlotte debut on Monday Night Raw.  Mickie picks her personal favorite Four Horsewomen in wrestling.  Plus, we bring on Dave’s brother Don for a rant-off, as both brothers are known for their epic moments on their respective shows.  And then, Chelsea Green joins the show as she and Mickie James sound-off on one another in anticipation of their match on Impact on Thursday night.

Jul 13, 2022
Raw-Member the Alamo
00:39:03

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer break down all the major storylines from last night’s Monday Night Raw in San Antonio including an excellent promo face off from Paul Heyman, Brock Lesnar and Theory.  Speaking of the Money in the Bank briefcase holder, we discuss Theory’s night which ended with a superkick right in the chops from a potential new opponent: Dolph Ziggler.  Plus, you won’t want to miss our discussion on how social media has been recently body-shaming AEW’s Eddie Kingston, and how we can all stand to be better on this issue.

Jul 12, 2022
Ongoing Vince McMahon Allegations
00:40:16
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray are joined by Joe Palazzolo and Ted Mann, the two writers of the Wall Street Journal articles that have uncovered several powerful accusations about Vince McMahon. We have an in-depth breakdown on that conversation and the repercussions moving forward.
Jul 11, 2022
'The Master's Class': Changes Gone Wrong
00:28:07
On this edition of The Master's Class, our Masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer discuss some of the worst character changes in pro wrestling history! Gone are the days of the more successful personalities in favor of the sequels that failed to live up to the hype.
Jul 10, 2022
Friday Night on the Mic
00:31:36

The Hall of Fame & Pain are back together as Bully Ray and Mark Henry come together to break down the biggest moments in the ring and on the mic last night on Smackdown & AEW Rampage. Bully & Mark start with the Paul Heyman promo on Smackdown and give their expectations of what we will see at Summerslam between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns. Also, the guys share their thoughts on Eddie Kingston on AEW Rampage from the match he had against Konosuke Takeshita to the promo Eddie did addressing the Jericho Appreciation Society's attack on him, his friends, and Ruby Soho. Plus, The Hall of Fame & Pain go back to Wednesday night's AEW Dynamite and dive into the words Christian Cage had for Matt Hardy.

Jul 09, 2022
Wardlow Interview & New Vince McMahon Allegations
00:37:30

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry are joined for a terrific interview by new TNT Champion, AEW’s Wardlow.  They talk about his journey to get where he is today, and how the man who is one of the most popular figures in all of professional wrestling plans to stay on top for a very long time.  Plus, Dave & Mark react to the breaking news of new allegations being levied against Vince McMahon, from a new article today published by the Wall Street Journal.

Jul 08, 2022
Wardlow is Unstoppable on “3rd Man Day”
00:37:44

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer celebrate in-style, “3rd Man Day” AKA the day the New World Order was formed.  They also discuss last night’s Dynamite which saw Jon Moxley retain his AEW Interim World Championship and Wardlow become the new TNT Champion.

Jul 07, 2022
Brody King of AEW
00:40:16

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James have two exciting interviews leading Into tonight’s incredible AEW Dynamite.  First, Brody King joins the show on gameday, as he has the most important match of his career: An AEW Interim World Title Match with the champion, Jon Moxley.  Plus, “The King of AEW” Tony Khan is on with us to talk Dynamite, Blood & Guts and the injury to Santana in that match.  He also talks about Claudio Castagnoli as well as the upcoming Ring of Honor “Death Before Dishonor” Pay-Per-View.

Jul 06, 2022
Money Making Wins
00:37:31

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray break down Liv Morgan and Theory’s victories at Money in the Bank on Saturday night, and what their futures hold. Plus, Dave and Bully breakdown all of last night’s Monday Night Raw.

Jul 05, 2022
Money in the Bank Recap
00:37:09

It's a special edition of Busted Open as we recap Money in the Bank from Saturday night and Liv Morgan cashing in and winning the title from Ronda Rousey!  Also, Theory is your MITB champion for the men, while Bobby Lashley takes over as United States Champion.  Plenty of reaction and thoughts from Ryan McKinnell and Andreas Hale - tune in now!

Jul 03, 2022
'The Master's Class': Cashing In
00:21:16
On this edition of The Master's Class, our masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer celebrate Money in the Bank by picking their favorite Cash-Ins! From personal memories to main events at WrestleMania, we've got all the biggest moments of glory covered right here!
Jul 03, 2022
Christian Cage: A True Heel
00:33:15

On this episode of Busted Open - Bully Ray and Mark Henry talk about the week that was in professional wrestling.  Be it the reactions from Royal Rampage, to Smackdown on Friday, to Money in the Bank this weekend and oh yeah - just how GOOD is Christian from the AEW with being a heel!  It's all now on the Busted Open Podcast!

Jul 02, 2022
Thunderstruck AF
00:39:29
On Busted Open's Canada Day Edition of #GabbyAF, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, and Producer Gabby LaSpisa talk to Renee Paquette. Renee reacts to Jon Moxley and the Blood & Guts match on AEW Dynamite this past Wednesday and previews what we will see at Money in the Bank this weekend. Also, Dave, Mark, and Thunder Rosa break down her successful AEW Women's Championship title defense against Toni Storm. Thunder shares her thoughts on the significance of the Thunder-Storm match at Forbidden Door. Plus, Thunder Rosa makes an offer Dave can't refuse.
Jul 01, 2022
Blood & Guts Dynamite
00:38:37

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer break down all the action from last night’s “Blood & Guts” Dynamite including the double-ring destructive match itself which featured some spectacular moments of madness.  We’ll also cover Orange Cassidy taking on “All Ego” Ethan Page, a great way to start off the night from the Motor City.  Plus, our hosts interview Valerie Loureda, a former standout MMA Fighter with Bellator, and now WWE’s first ever Cuban-American signee.

Jun 30, 2022
Best of Pride Month 2022
01:17:35
Busted Open celebrated Pride Month all June long, and on this very special podcast, we bring you the very best of a terrific series of interviews covering all the important issues with representatives across all brands in professional wrestling
Jun 30, 2022
Tasha Takeover & Sonya Deville
00:37:45

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and special guest host Tasha Steelz bring the flava as they react to all the recent biggest stories in pro wrestling including some perspective on John Cena in his 20th anniversary celebration, and the epic Christian Cage promo from Dynamite last week.  Plus, we bring on WWE Superstar Sonya DeVille in a celebration of Pride Month that you won’t want to miss!

Jun 29, 2022
Celebrating 20 years of John Cena
00:38:19

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray celebrate one of the greatest superstars of all-time, John Cena, who appeared on Raw last night for the 20th anniversary of his debut. We celebrate Cena in our own way: With two incredible interviews from his fiercest opponents!  First is our very own Mark Henry who gets emotional when thinking about everything John Cena has to the wrestling industry.  Then we bring on WWE Hall of Famer JBL, who was influential on making John into the megastar he is today, as well as Cena helping advance JBL’s career to new heights.

Jun 28, 2022
Forbidden Door Review!
00:33:30
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray break down all the biggest matches and moments from AEW including the debut of former WWE Superstar, Claudio Castagnoli AKA Cesaro, which got a mega reaction from the crowd. Plus we’ll cover the AEW Interim World Title picture as Jon Moxley defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi and the aftermath that ensued which was pure chaos.
Jun 27, 2022
'The Master's Class': Forbidden Door
00:24:17
On this edition of The Master's Class, our masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer get ready for the cross-over "Forbidden Door" Pay-Per View by creating their own Fantasy Forbidden Door event. Each host selects a men's main event, a women's main event, a tag team main event, and a show-stealer. Several of their selections will absolutely surprise you! .
Jun 26, 2022
Sami Zayn's Spectacular Smackdown
00:39:50

Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry have all things wrestling covered for you on this edition of Busted Open Saturday.  To kick things off, they give praise to Sami Zayn and the tremendous work that he's been doing as part of the Bloodline on WWE Smackdown.  Plus, Pat McAfee continues to shine and now will we see him at Summerslam in a match?!  Weekly Winner gives you the best week in review of wrestling - do you agree with Ryan and Mark's best wrestling pick?  

Jun 25, 2022
Stokely Hathaway & Mercedes Martinez
00:33:21
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry sit down with AEW’ Stokely Hathaway to go over his career as a comedian, his search for the next Baddie for Jade Cargill, and his reuniting with friends at AEW. Plus, during the Thunder Hour we bring on ROH Women’s Undisputed Champion Mercedes Martinez to talk about what it means to be open about yourself in your life and your career.
Jun 24, 2022
Christian Cage’s Thermonuclear Dynamite
00:35:46

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer discuss two can’t miss promos:  First, Bryan Danielson open the Forbidden Door to an undisclosed talent that will take his place in the match against Zack Sabre Jr.  Then, our guys discuss one of the most epic promos in a long-time and maybe of all-time from a future Hall of Famer, Christian Cage.

Jun 23, 2022
Sonny Kiss & Tony Khan
00:35:19

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer interview Sonny Kiss in recognition of Pride Month and Sonny’s accomplishments in pro wrestling.  Plus, it’s Tony Time with Tony Khan who runs down the card on tonight’s AEW Dynamite and Forbidden Door this upcoming weekend.

Jun 22, 2022
Raw Thoughts & Cena’s All-Time Rank
00:37:42

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray break down all of last night’s Monday Night Raw. We discuss in-depth on the Omos’ victory over Riddle, and Carmella’s five-way win to become the new #1 contender to the Raw Women’s title. Plus, Dave and Bully discuss where John Cena ranks among the greatest wrestlers of all time.

Jun 21, 2022
Smackdown Breakdown
00:36:05

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray look back to Friday Night Smackdown and share their thoughts on Vince McMahon's opening promo and ponder on how WWE will be moving forward with or without Vince. Also, Dave & Bully react to the title match between Roman Reigns and Riddle, as well as the shocking return of Brock Lesnar in the main event. What's next for Brock and Roman? They lay out their expectations of what we will being seeing this summer.


 

Jun 20, 2022
'The Master's Class': Father's Day
00:23:25
On this edition of The Master's Class, our masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer pay tribute to some of the greatest patriarchs in the history of pro wrestling. Plus, you'll hear incredible and emotional stories from our hosts in appreciation of how their very own father's played a significant role in their legendary wrestling careers.
Jun 19, 2022
Vince McMahon Speaks on Smackdown
00:53:07

This week's Busted Open on Saturday includes Bully Ray and Mark Henry talking about the biggest story in wrestling - Vince McMahon.  They react to what Vince said on Smackdown and also what the future may look like within the organization.  Also, Brock Lesnar returns and the hosts discuss what may be next for him.

Jun 18, 2022
Vince McMahon Steps Back
00:36:58
The Busted Open crew come together to share their thoughts on the big news that Vince McMahon is steeping back as WWE's CEO and Stephanie McMahon taking over as Interim CEO. Dave LaGreca talks to Mark Henry, Tommy Dreamer, and Mickie James and they share their insights on this investigation and ponder on what the WWE will be with Stephanie McMahon running the show. Plus, Dave, Tommy, and Thunder Rosa speak with AEW's "Native Beast" Nyla Rose as we celebrate Pride Month here on Busted Open.
Jun 17, 2022
Vince McMahon News & New AEW Tag Champions
00:36:22

On this loaded episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray discuss the latest news coming out of WWE regarding the allegations against their Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon.  If the findings are true, this could turn out to be a situation that changes pro wrestling forever.  In addition, we cover the newest AEW Tag Team Champions, The Young Bucks and the fallout from after the match with Christian Cage and Jungle Boy. Plus, we’ve got reaction on the biggest win in Toni Storm’s young career.

Jun 16, 2022
Ortiz’s Hair Match on Dynamite
00:35:46

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James discuss the upcoming “Forbidden Door” event in which AEW talents Andrade El Idolo, Rey Fenix and Penta Oscuro are unable to participate.  Mickie and Tommy share their stories about the pitfalls of these cross-brand promotions.  Plus, on the day of his hair vs. hair match with Chris Jericho, we interview Ortiz, who is absolutely fired up to get his hands on the prized locks of the wizard himself.

Jun 15, 2022
Dave Was Right, You Were Wrong
00:30:39

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray break down all of last night’s Monday Night Raw the best match of the night featuring Seth Rollins and AJ Styles.  We go in-depth on an excellent match and storyline.  Plus, Dave’s viral rant from last week is re-visited as Becky Lynch and Asuka were once again involved in the 24/7 title picture.  Dave takes a victory lap on his stance then and now.

Jun 14, 2022
Slammiversary with Mia Yim & Josh Alexander
00:40:56
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer have two impactful interviews in anticipation of “Slammiversary”, including former TNA Knockouts Champion, former WWE Superstar Mia Yim, who discusses how she was beaten down by wrestling at one point but has now resurrected her career. Tommy Dreamer in particular can relate to her triumphant return. Plus, Impact World Champion Josh Alexander who defends his title against Eric Young on Sunday’s main event!
Jun 13, 2022
'The Master's Class': Classic Trilogies
00:19:43
On this edition of The Master's Class, our masters Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer discuss some of the most famous trilogies in the history of pro wrestling. You'll hear about incredible matches from the 1980s all the way through the most recent excellent trio of matches between Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins.
Jun 12, 2022
Paige's departure from WWE
00:34:42

On this Saturday episode of Busted Open, hosts Ryan McKinnell and Andreas Hale discuss Paige's latest post announcing her departure from WWE. What's next for Paige as she continues her wrestling career?  And it wouldn't be a Saturday Busted Open without this week's Weekly Winner! 

Jun 11, 2022
Celebrating Pride Month with Thunder Rosa & Effy
00:37:10
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, and Thunder Rosa review her hard-hitting AEW Women’s Title defense match against Marina Shafir. Plus, Thunder brings on a very special guest for Pride Month in Effy to go over the state of Pro Wrestling, and how is has evolved and become more accepting.
Jun 10, 2022
Kansas City Dynamite
00:36:38

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer cover all the biggest stories from AEW Dynamite from Kansas City including finding out one of the participants for the AEW World Championship at Forbidden Door, finding out why Wardlow wasn’t involved in the battle royal earlier in the night, and finding out what the latest is for AEW Women’s Champion, Thunder Rosa. 

Jun 09, 2022
Trish Stratus & Tony Khan
00:39:34

On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer & Mickie James have two awesome interviews.  First, WWE Hall of Famer Trish Stratus stops by to share great memories of her wrestling career and her influence on women’s wrestling, of which she is a pioneer.  Then, we bring on AEW CEO & President Tony Khan to break some news about a match tonight on what promises to be a memorable edition of AEW Dynamite.

Jun 08, 2022
Cody’s Injury Fallout on RAW
00:35:27
On this episode of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully cover all the major storylines coming out of Monday Night Raw from Green Bay including Seth Rollins turning his back on Cody Rhodes while taking a sledgehammer to the American Nightmare. We discuss how this massive moment affected the rest of the Raw roster as we saw new member of The Judgement Day inducted and a potential new replacement for Cody while he is out of action. Plus, don’t miss another classic LaGreca rant, with his ire drawn toward the 24/7 Championship and its participants.
Jun 07, 2022
Cody’s Incredible Pec-formance
00:34:25

Reacting to last night’s wild WWE “Hell in a Cell” our hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray break down the main event in which Cody Rhodes, with a completely torn pectoral muscle was somehow able to pull off an absolute classic match with Seth Rollins.  We break that match down completely.  Plus, we bring on Dr. David Chao, a surgeon who is an expert in sports injuries to provide terrific perspective on the nature and ramifications of Cody’s issues.  

Jun 06, 2022
'The Master's Class': Melissa Explains It All
00:16:53
On this special edition of The Master's Class, our masters Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer sit down with star of "Clarissa Explains it All" and "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" Melissa Joan Hart! Melissa and the guys discuss her deep-rooted wrestling fandom, bringing her children to the events, and how her current project, "Dirty Little Secret" may have been the most fun and challenging experience she has ever had.
Jun 05, 2022
Did MJF's Promo Backfire?
00:45:31

Bully Ray and Mark Henry have you covered on this Saturday edition of Busted Open.  The big topic?  Of course MJF's promo and what it meant for the industry - but in all it's brilliance, did it actually backfire and now hurt the AEW as MJF is now being cheered instead of being a true heel?  Plus the latest on CM Punk's injury and Riddle shines outside of Randy Orton.  

Jun 04, 2022
Thunder Rosa’s Busted Open Debut!
00:33:39

On this crazy edition of “Busted Open”, hosts Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry talk passionately about MJF and how relatable his incredible promo was on AEW Dynamite.  Then, they pick a fight with Hollywood actor Freddie Prinze Jr. for snubbing Mark in Los Angeles on Wednesday.  Plus, it’s the debut of, “The Thunder Hour” with AEW Women’s Champion, Thunder Rosa!  She’ll give all of the Nation her thoughts on her recent match with Serena Deeb, and a whole lot more!

Jun 03, 2022
MJF’s Legendary Promo on Dynamite
00:32:14

Reacting to the promo that has set the wrestling world on fire, hosts Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer have very different opinions on the ripple effect a moment like that can have on AEW and the entire wrestling industry.  Tommy shares first-hand anecdotes on the downfalls of that kind of mic work, while Dave heaps praise on MJF for becoming the best talker in the business today.

Jun 02, 2022
Scorpio Sky & NWA Updates
00:35:59

On today’s Busted Open, Dave LaGreca, Mickie James & Tommy Dreamer talk to AEW TNT Champion Scorpio Sky in a must listen interview about his career and where it is headed.  Plus, we get breaking news from both NWA Owner Billy Corgan and NWA World Heavyweight Champion Matt Cardona that will re-shape the landscape of their pay-per-view, “NWA Alwayz Ready”.

Jun 01, 2022
Hell in a Cell is Set
00:39:57

On today’s Busted Open we cover all of the action from last night’s Monday Night Raw which gets us all set for Hell in a Cell.  We’ll discuss Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins being in the main event after last night’s terrific brawl, Bianca and Asuka having a strange match involving Becky Lynch, and The Judgement Day giving Rhea Ripley a new vibe.

May 31, 2022
CM Punk Becomes AEW Champion at Double or Nothing
00:34:02
On this episode of Busted Open, hosts Bully Ray and Dave LaGreca have got reactions to all the biggest matches and moments from AEW Double or Nothing including CM Punk becoming the new AEW World Champion, MJF showing up and then getting smashed by Wardlow, and the breakdown of both matches at the Owen Hart Cup Tournament.
May 30, 2022
'The Master's Class': Mental Health Awareness
00:19:47
In observance of Mental Health Awareness Month, our masters Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer sit down with Honor No More's Mike Bennett to discuss his struggles with drug addiction and mental health, how he has learned to lead a positive lifestyle, and his advice for those out there that are battling their own mental health issues every day.
May 29, 2022
CM Punk Fantasy Booking | The Young Bucks' Success
00:31:03

On this Saturday edition of the Busted Open podcast, hosts Bully Ray and Ryan McKinnell take a look at this week's AEW Double or Nothing through the lenses of a fantasy CM Punk booking? What do you want to see from CM Punk next? Plus, where the Young Bucks rank amongst other tag teams in history. And staying in the realm of tag team success, could we potentially see Sami Zayn and Kevin Owens join forces? 

May 28, 2022
Thunder Rosa Joins Busted Open & Ruby Soho!
00:36:57
Today we’ve got a massive announcement as AEW Women’s Champion and friend of the show, Thunder Rosa will be joining hosts Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry on Busted Open every week for an hour on Fridays. We celebrate and welcome her on the show! Plus, we’ve got an amazing interview with Ruby Soho as she prepares for one of the biggest matches of her career tonight on Rampage against Kris Statlander.
May 27, 2022
Dynamite & Hobbs
00:33:39

On today’s “Busted Open”, hosts Tommy Dreamer and Dave LaGreca react to AEW Dynamite from last night, specifically about Thunder Rosa, who gave an impassioned promo in the limited time she had on the microphone.  Plus, we bring on Powerhouse Hobbs, who prepares to win gold as he has a big tag team title match with his partner Ricky Starks at AEW Double or Nothing.

May 26, 2022
Starks & Swerve
00:34:55
On today’s “Busted Open”, hosts Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer bring on two awesome guests from AEW who are ready to talk about Dynamite tonight and Double or Nothing… and each other! First, we bring on FTW Champion Ricky Starks who has a match with our other guest, Swerve Strickland. Make sure you’re listening to the two of them talk some epic trash on their upcoming opponent.
May 25, 2022
Raw Inches Closer to Hell in a Cell
00:39:03

On today’s “Busted Open”, hosts Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer cover all the major topics from last night including the excellent promo from Riddle, who seems ready for a main event run.  We’ve also got analysis on Cody Rhodes’ night on Raw and how his story with Seth Rollins is progressing as we head toward “Hell in a Cell”.  And we’ll discuss the new #1 contender along with Asuka for the Raw Women’s title: Becky Lynch.

May 24, 2022
It’s All About the Bloodline
00:36:00
On today’s “Busted Open”, we discuss The Bloodline unifying the Raw and Smackdown Tag Team Championships. What did hosts Dave LaGreca and one of the greatest tag team wrestlers of all-time, Bully Ray, think of the match? Plus, the guys delve deep into the discussion of where this leaves Roman Reigns. Could he possibly be headed for a showdown with The Rock? Find out here.
May 23, 2022
'The Master's Class': Wrestling Walk Outs
00:19:49
Following the biggest story of the week involving Naomi and Sasha Banks abruptly leaving WWE, our masters Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Tommy Dreamer and Mark Henry discuss some of the most notable walk outs in wrestling history, and their lasting impact on both the company and the individual..
May 22, 2022
Sasha & Naomi Suspended while The Bloodline takes the Gold!
00:41:28

An absolutely stacked Busted Open Saturday as we find out that Sasha and Naomi have officially been suspended from the WWE this past week.  Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry break down the WWE's statements on the situation, and discuss whether it should be played out in public as it is.  Why wasn't this same reaction given to other wrestlers when they stepped away?  Also, the Bloodline captures the Tag Team titles thanks to the help of Roman Reigns.  And it was quite the week in pro wrestling - especially for AEW Dynamite!  

May 21, 2022
Tony Khan & the Sasha/Naomi Situation
00:40:11
It’s going to be explosive today on Busted as hosts Ryan McKinnell and Mark Henry first sit down with AEW CEO & President Tony Khan to preview tonight’s AEW Rampage and next week’s anniversary edition of Dynamite. Then, Justin Labar joins us to talk about the hot issues surrounding Stephanie McMahon, Naomi, Sasha Banks and all the turmoil in WWE. Make sure you’re ready for when The World’s Strongest Man Mark gives one of the world’s strongest takes on what he would do if he were in WWE.
May 20, 2022
Houston Dynamite
00:31:42

On this edition of Busted Open, we’ve got full coverage of AEW Dynamite from Houston as our hosts break down all the big moments from a memorable show.  We cover the excellent segment with Wardlow getting ten lashes from MJF, the Serena Deeb promo that may not have put the champion Thunder Rosa in the best light, and the Jericho Appreciation Society having a war of words with the BCC.

May 19, 2022
The Walk Out Heard Round the World
00:36:49

On this edition of Busted Open, we continue to cover Sasha Banks and Naomi, and the ramifications of their walk out.  Our hosts Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James talk passionately about their own experiences and how they can relate to these two superstars.  Plus, Renee Paquette stops by, as she too shares perspective on the situation that has the wrestling world abuzz.  

May 18, 2022
Sasha Banks and Naomi Walk Out!
00:36:06
On this edition of Busted Open, we cover Sasha Banks and Naomi, who allegedly left WWE just minutes after Monday Night Raw went on the air last night. We hit this topic from every controversial angle, and the ripple effect it has on everyone involved in the situation. We’ll also have WWE Hall of Famer “Road Dogg” on to give his perspective, and his comments are sure to have the wrestling world talking.
May 17, 2022
The Juice is Loose & "Young Rock"
00:41:05
On this edition of Busted Open, Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray are joined by actor Brett Azar, who plays the Iron Sheik on the hit TV show, "Young Rock". Plus, off the heels of NJPW's Capital Collision, the guys react and break down the main event where Juice Robinson defeated Jon Moxley, Will Ospreay, and Hiroshi Tanahashi to become the new IWGP US Champion.
May 16, 2022
"The Master's Class': Revival of Tag Teams
00:20:02
On this edition of Busted Open: "The Master's Class", our masters Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer and Mickie James dive deep inside the art of tag team wrestling. And joining them to do so is the best tag team in professional wrestling today, FTR! Dax Harwood and Cash Wheeler also share their insights on the match they put together against each other on a recent edition of AEW Dynamite. There's a ton to be learned from 6-Star FTR.
May 15, 2022
The Rise or Ruin of Rousey?
00:49:41

Ryan McKinnell and Bully Ray have you set for this edition of Busted Open Saturday!   Ronda Rousey gets the title - but what does this really mean for her?  Will fans finally accept her? Do they already?  Plus what is next for The Bloodline and where does Roman Reigns sit as far as WWE greats?  And if it's a Saturday you know we have your Weekly Winner for the best show that was in wrestling this past week! 

May 14, 2022
Shawn Spears & Tony Khan
00:40:41
On this edition of Busted Open, we bring on two incredible interviews from the world of AEW. First, Shawn Spears joins hosts Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry to talk about his ongoing issues with AEW’s fastest-rising star, Wardlow. Spears is very outspoken in his dislike for the man who has become so popular. Then, it’s Tony Time, as AEW CEO & President Tony Khan reacts to Wednesday’s Dynamite from Long Island, and previews tonight’s Rampage.
May 13, 2022
Dynamite on Long Island
00:37:14

On this edition of Busted Open, we discuss all the big stories from AEW Dynamite including MJF and Wardlow.  Hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer actually get some perspective of MJF from someone who knows him better than anyone else in the world, his own mother.  Plus, we talk about the upcoming AEW World Heavyweight Championship match between CM Punk and “Hangman” Adam Page, for the rights not only to the title, but also to be come the face of AEW.

May 12, 2022
Mickie James’ Backlash & Tony Khan
00:34:04

On this edition of Busted Open, we get Mickie James’ take on the incredible I Quit Match featuring Charlotte Flair and Ronda Rousey from WrestleMania Backlash in which a new Smackdown Women’s Champion was crowned.  Plus, Mickie, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer interview AEW CEO & President Tony Khan for the first time as a trio prior to a stacked week of AEW Dynamite and AEW Rampage.

May 11, 2022
Raw & Adam Cole… Bay-Bay!
00:40:20

On this edition of Busted Open, we react to Monday Night Raw from last night which featured Rhea Ripley officially joining The Judgement Day with Edge and Damian Priest.  Hosts Dave LaGreca and Hall of Famer Bully Ray discuss her first promo and her need to stick to this new persona.  Plus, AEW’s Adam Cole joins us to talk about how much he is enjoying being a part of AEW, as well as working with his closest friends and loved ones.

May 10, 2022
WrestleMania Backlash
00:39:40
On this edition of Busted Open, we react to WWE’s special live event, “WrestleMania Backlash”. Hosts Dave LaGreca and Hall of Famer Bully Ray discuss the incredible night that was including Cody Rhodes taking on Seth “Freaking” Rollins in a rematch of their WrestleMania classic. Plus we breakdown head of the table Roman Reigns and the rightful place he has ascended to with the annals of WWE.
May 09, 2022
'The Master's Class': 80s Influencers
00:20:43
On this edition of "The Master's Class", our masters Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Tommy Dreamer and Mark Henry discuss which wrestlers that plied their trade in the 1980s had the greatest influence, and gave the best advice to each one of them. Some of their selections may surprise you!
May 08, 2022
Scorpio Sky's Role & The Bloodline's Next Challenge
00:36:00

We have another Saturday edition of the Busted Open podcast with a new duo Andreas Hale and Mark Henry! First the hosts discuss the developing role of Scorpio Sky. Is he on the edge of being a babyface? And what's the latest on The Bloodline's feud with RK-Mc-Bro? Find out how the guys see this feud playing out at WrestleMania Backlash. Plus, Weekly Winner! 

May 07, 2022
A Real Episode
00:34:39
This edition of Busted Open definitely keeps it real. First, hosts Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry discuss the real change in attitude in AEW Champion “Hangman” Adam Page and why this new tone is appropriate for the fans to hear. Plus, no one is more honest in pro wrestling than “The Real One” nZo, he talks with the guys about his life, the life of a young friend who passed away, and the life-saving events of one of his closest friends, W. Morrissey.
May 06, 2022
Wardlow & The Snake
00:36:12

On today’s Busted Open, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer react to last night’s AEW Dynamite by talking about their biggest star in the making, Wardlow.  Plus, continuing 80s week, we bring on Hall of Famer Jake “The Snake” Roberts for a in-depth look inside the mind of one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time.

May 05, 2022
Mickie James' Busted Open Debut
00:39:19

We’ve got a new host and exciting guests!  On today’s Busted Open, we welcome in the bone-breaker, the heart-breaker, Mickie James as one of the new hosts of our show!  And to greet her, we bring on the best tag team in the world, FTR, for a revealing and instructional interview on tag team wrestling.  Then, we’ve got one of Mickie’s arch-rivals, Deonna Purrazzo, who shares some insight on how far along her career has come.

May 04, 2022
Massive Wildfire Announcement
00:39:11

On today’s show, we’ve got an incredible announcement regarding a new host of Busted Open, Mickie James! She’ll be joining our show permanently on Wednesday’s, and she joins hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray to talk about it.  Plus, we bring on Tommy “Wildfire” to reminisce on the good old days and share his insane stories from the 80s.

May 03, 2022
Beefcake & Birthday Cake
00:36:28
On today’s Busted Open, hosts Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray are joined by WWE Hall of Famer, Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake for a first time ever on the show to talk the upcoming 80's Wrestlecon event. Also, the guys celebrate The Rock today on his 50th birthday by discussing their top favorite Rock matches and moments. In true fashion when it comes to Dave's Power Rankings, he and Bully don't always meet eye to eye...
May 02, 2022
'The Master's Class': Master's Draft
00:20:43
On this episode of "The Master's Class" our hosts Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray, and Tommy Dreamer each pick a male, female, tag team and young gun wrestler that they would want if they were starting their own wrestling territory.
May 01, 2022
Big Changes for the Tag Team Titles
00:56:56

Ryan McKinnell & Bully Ray have you covered for today's Busted Open Saturday!  RK-Bro will now be part of a 6 man tag team unification match for the titles -but why did WWE suddenly change from what the original plan was just a few weeks ago?  Also the WWE has released more wrestlers - Bully gives them advice as to how they can still compete and get another opportunity at a different organization or promotion.  Plus, your Weekly Winner for the best Wrestling show of the week!

Apr 30, 2022
Serena Deeb & Tony Khan
00:37:18

On today’s Busted Open we’ve got two interviews from the world of AEW.  Serena Deeb joins hosts Dave LaGreca and Hall of Famer Mark Henry for the first time to discuss her recent Philly Street Fight on Dynamite as well as who she has influenced on the rest of the roster.  Then, it’s “Tony Time” as AEW CEO & President sits down with our guys to reflect on this week’s Dynamite and look ahead to tonight’s Rampage.

Apr 29, 2022
Happy 13th Birthday Busted Open!
00:34:52

It’s our 13th birthday and we’re in a celebratory mood!  Hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer discuss their favorite memories and how far the show has come over the last 13 years.  Plus, we look back at last night’s AEW Dynamite and review the main event: The ladder match which produced a new AEW TNT Champion!

Apr 28, 2022
Tony Khan & Tag Team Turmoil
00:35:33

On a fun-filled Wednesday, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer break down which tag teams had the best rivalry of after a split, in anticipation of FTR facing off against each other on Wednesday’s Dynamite, as well as the breaking news that IInspriration has decided to indefinitely retire from in-ring competition.  Plus, we bring on AEW CEO & President Tony Khan who fills us in on what is sure to be an unforgettable edition of AEW tonight.

Apr 27, 2022
Orton’s History & The Return of Asuka
00:32:32

Reacting to last night’s Monday Night Raw, hosts Dave LaGreca and Hall of Famer Bully Ray hotly debate Randy Orton’s place in history as well as the big question:  Who is the rightful all-time World Championship record holder? Plus we react to the return of Asuka, and how she used in her return facing off with Becky Lynch.

Apr 26, 2022
Power Rankings Outrage
00:42:30
Coming off a fantastic week of wrestling, Dave LaGreca has a weekly power rankings list that Tommy Dreamer has an issue with, and the result as usual: arguments and pure entertainment. Plus, we welcome Tom Hannifan to Busted Open. Tom was on the call of Impact’s “Rebellion” on Saturday night, and gives his reaction to an amazing card as well as what he has unlearned in his time away from WWE.
Apr 25, 2022
'The Master's Class': Lord of the Ring
00:21:57
When you think of a "master' of professional wrestling, one of the first names that should come to mind is William Regal. On this edition of "The Master's Class" our hosts Dave LaGreca and WWE Hall of Famer Mark Henry sit down with the legend to discuss the kinds of intricate details of this incredible lifestyle that you can't get anywhere else.
Apr 24, 2022
The Viper's Incredible Legacy
00:54:48

Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry host this Saturday edition of Busted Open - where the two have plenty to talk about!  First up, Ronda Rousey - what is her future?  Mark says that WWE creative needs Ronda to just be Ronda and allow her to talk as she wants, with what she wants to say and to let her just be herself.  Also, the Viper himself, Randy Orton celebrates 20 years of an incredible wrestling legacy within the WWE and beyond.  Where does he stand amongst the all time greats?  

Apr 23, 2022
Scott D'Amore & Tony Khan
00:42:07
Hosts Ryan McKinnell and Tommy Dreamer are privileged to be joined by two Presidents on today's podcast! IMPACT EVP Scott D'Amore talks all thing IMPACT Wrestling ahead of their big "Rebellion" pay-per-view airing this weekend. Also, AEW's President and owner, Tony Khan, hops on for his weekly 'Tony Time' segment following his announcement of the NJPW/AEW PPV and previews what we'll be seeing on AEW Rampage tonight.
Apr 22, 2022
Kyle O’Reilly & Josh Alexander
00:35:45
We’re coming at you today with two exciting interviews with hosts Ryan McKinnell and the innovator of violence, Tommy Dreamer. First, AEW star Kyle O’Reilly joins the show to reflect on his enormous win over Jungle Boy on AEW Dynamite. Then, we welcome Josh Alexander to Busted Open, as we look ahead to the biggest match of his career for the Impact World Championship at “Rebellion”.
Apr 21, 2022
Raquel Rodriguez & Rob Van Dam
00:32:42
We’ve got two incredible interviews on today’s “Busted Open”. First, Friday Night’s newest superstar, Raquel Rodriguez joins Hall of Famer Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer for an in-depth look at the path her career has gone to get to Smackdown, and where it is going. Plus we bring on Mr. Monday Night himself, Rob Van Dam, to educate us on this happy occasion of April 20th, and share some special memories of his WWE Hall of Fame induction.
Apr 20, 2022
Cody’s Big Night & The New Brood?
00:40:04
On today’s “Busted Open” Podcast, hosts WWE Hall of Famer Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer breakdown everything from last night’s Monday Night Raw, which include more big matches and moments for Cody Rhodes. They also dive deep on the new faction that includes Edge Damian Priest and discuss the connection with Star Wars, and potential formation of a new brood.
Apr 19, 2022
AEW Battle of the Belts 2
00:34:42
On today’s Busted Open, hosts Ryan McKinnell and Hall of Famer Bully Ray break down the big matches from Saturday’s “Battle of the Belts 2” event from AEW, including Sammy Guevara turning heel and becoming TNT Champion for a third time, as well as an excellent promo from “All Ego” Ethan Page. Plus, we talk about Jonathan Gresham and Dalton Castle’s exciting battle for the ROH World Championship and the post-match appearance from the lightning rod known as Satnam Singh.
Apr 18, 2022
'The Master's Class': Breakout Moments
00:21:01
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Following the breakout performance from Wheeler Yuta recently on AEW Dynamite, our master's; Dave, Bully, Tommy, and Mark discuss the reasons behind their favorite breakout moments, and share their personal experiences on the time they finally "made it".
Apr 17, 2022
Charlotte Flair Deserves More
00:52:42

Ryan Mckinnell & Bully Ray have you ready to go on this Saturday edition of Busted Open. Charlotte Flair has become the top female wrestler in the world - what's next for her?  Also will Ronda Rousey get someone to step in and help her on the microphone - almost in a managerial Paul Heyman type role? AEW Rampage does a Texas Death Match - did it go over on the crowd though after just having one a few weeks ago?

Apr 16, 2022
Toni & Tony
00:40:32
On today’s Busted Open, we have two can’t miss interviews. First, hosts Dave LaGreca and Hall of Famer Mark Henry talk to AEW’s Toni Storm about life after WWE and how she ended up leaving the promotion where she became famous. Plus it’s Tony Time as AEW President and CEO Tony Khan joins Busted Open to discuss the upcoming weekend’s AEW cards, and also looking back at a mistake he made on AEW Dynamite that left everyone shaking their heads.
Apr 15, 2022
QT Marshall & The Good Brothers
00:40:05
On today’s Busted Open, we have a couple of excellent interviews. First, hosts Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer talk to AEW’s QT Marshall about his career path and how hard he’s had to work to attain his goals. Then our hosts welcome The Good Brothers live and in-person, for a hilarious appearance that is not to be missed!
Apr 14, 2022
25th Anniversary of “ECW Barely Legal”
00:40:16
Happy 25th Anniversary to ECW’s 1st ever Pay-Per-View, “Barely Legal”! Our hosts Dave LaGreca, along with ECW Originals Tommy Dreamer and Hall of Famer Bully Ray break down the inner workings, and some never heard before stories from the historic and groundbreaking event. It’s a terrific listen as Bully and Tommy take you behind the scenes of a moment in time that almost never took place, and one which still inspires professional wrestling today.
Apr 13, 2022
Cody Rhodes and the Blue Light Special
00:30:51
On today’s “Busted Open” Podcast, hosts Dave LaGreca and WWE Hall of Famer Bully Ray break down the hits from last night’s Monday Night Raw, which include star treatment for Cody Rhodes and his excellent match The Miz. But they also breakdown the misses, including the very confusing match with AJ Styles and Damian Priest, and how perhaps for the first time in Monday Night Raw history, a match ended because of a change in lighting.
Apr 12, 2022
JeriCody
00:40:33
Do you want interviews with two of the biggest names in “sports entertainment”? Well we’ve got that for you today as Dave LaGreca and WWE Hall of Famer cut it up with AEW’s Chris Jericho to talk about the reinvention of his body and his character. Then, Cody Rhodes joins “Busted Open” to talk about the newest chapter of his career, back where he started in WWE.
Apr 11, 2022
'The Master's Class': Best WrestleMania Entrances
00:24:18

After an incredible two nights of WrestleMania, our masters; Dave LaGreca, Tommy Dreamer, Bully Ray, and Mark Henry discuss their favorite WrestleMania entrances from across the decades, and then discuss Cody Rhodes from WrestleMania and what his future might look like now that the American Nightmare is back in WWE!

Apr 10, 2022
Yuta goes on a Rampage
00:42:13

It's the Hall of Fame and Pain today as Bully Ray and Mark Henry have you covered for all things in professional wrestling.  The guys are talking about the upcoming storylines being developed in the first week since WrestleMania - what do we like, what do we not like so far?  Also we see the return of Lacey Evans on Smackdown - and she is no longer a heel!  Over on the AEW front,  Ring of Honor's new champion Wheeler Yuta steps in to face Jon Moxley.  And as always because it is Saturday, we deliver Weekly Winner!

Apr 09, 2022
Wheeler Yuta & Tony Khan
00:35:41
In an incredible episode of “Busted Open”, Dave LaGreca and WWE Hall of Famer Mark Henry sit down with one of the brightest young stars in wrestling today, Wheeler Yuta, in anticipation of the biggest match of his career on AEW Rampage against Jon Moxley. Plus, we bring on AEW CEO and President Tony Khan, who breaks some exciting news and previews tonight’s episode of Rampage as well as this weekends “Battle of the Belts 2”.
Apr 08, 2022
Tag Team Dynamite
00:33:02
Reacting to the incredible edition of AEW Dynamite, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer discuss one of the most epic televised tag matches between the Young Bucks and FTR which had fans buzzing. Plus, we talk about the debut of newly signed Samoa Joe, and an awesome opening match between Christian Cage and Adam Cole.
Apr 07, 2022
A Turning Point for NXT
00:39:30
After a week of great action from NXT, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer say goodbye to a founding member of the original member of NXT in Tommaso Ciampa, as Tommy has a hot take on what his next move might be. Plus, we cover the future of NXT: Who might be leaving for the main roster? And who might be next for Bron Breakker after an incredible match with Gunther?
Apr 06, 2022
Cody Rhodes’ Raw Return
00:38:57
Reacting to the Monday Night Raw after WrestleMania, Bully Ray and Dave LaGreca breakdown the biggest storylines including Cody Rhodes’ return to Raw and his first time speaking on WWE television in 6 years. Our Busted Open hosts speculate on how the promo set the tone for the show and where the story might be headed going forward. Plus, Bully Ray and Dave have strong opinions on the effectiveness of the new alliance between Edge and his new partner, Damian Priest, and they are ready to share them with the Busted Open nation.
Apr 05, 2022
WrestleMania Wrap-Up
00:37:37
After a Stupendous Weekend in Dallas for Wrestlemania 38, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray react and break down the biggest matches and moments from both nights of "The spectacle of the immortals." The guys break down the moments they thought were the most memorable, including the WWE return of Cody Rhodes, the in-ring return of Stone Cold Steve Austin, and the main event of night 2 between Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar.
Apr 04, 2022
Dave's Wrestlemania Night 2 Reactions
00:12:04
Night number two of Wrestlemania 38 is in the books and Dave LaGreca shares his reactions to the end of this epic weekend. He covers the start of the show with Triple H, the "anything goes" match between Knoxville and Sami Zayn, Vince McMahon in the ring with Stone Cold, Roman Reigns' main event defeat of Brock Lesnar and so much more. Was this truly the most STUPENDOUS Wrestlemania weekend? Listen to Dave's thoughts now!
Apr 04, 2022
The Roast of Dave LaGreca
00:51:08

The time has come for Dave LaGreca to get roasted on the Busted Open WrestleMania Party! From Texas Live in Dallas, Roast Master Zac Amico packed some punches for Dave and our roasters. The dais include Tommy Dreamer, Tasha Steelz, Mark Henry, Ron Funches, Nick Aldis, Bully Ray, and a surprise Roaster! Dave has his rebuttal at the end of the roast, and it's straight fire!

Apr 03, 2022
Dave's Wrestlemania Night 1 Reactions
00:11:02
Dave LaGreca shares his thoughts on an incredible night one of WrestleMania 38. He covers the debut of “The American Nightmare” Cody Rhodes, the final match of Stone Cold Steve Austin’s career, the terrific match between Bianca Belair and Becky Lynch and a lot more. Dave also gives respect to the over 1000 fans who came out to the Busted Open Party earlier in the day.
Apr 03, 2022
Busted Open's WrestleMania 38 Party!
00:49:56

Ahead of WrestleMania 38; Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Tommy Dreamer & Mark Henry are LIVE from Texas Live! in Arlington Texas. The guys get the 'Nation' ready for WrestleMania with special guests; WWE Hall of Famer Diamond Dallas Page, NWA's Kamille & AEW's Lance Archer. They discuss what they're looking forward to most from the biggest weekend in pro-wrestling, PLUS, discuss The Undertaker's Hall of Fame induction. 

Apr 02, 2022
The Undertaker's Legacy Continues in the HOF!
00:44:25

Ryan McKinnell & Jonathan Hood preview all things WrestleMania in this episode of the Busted Open podcast.  But of course, one of the main topics is that The Undertaker - finally has his place in the WWE Hall of Fame.  Ryan and Jonathon talk about  the Undertaker's legacy and what made him so unique to captivate the audience for literally decades. Also, who will win between Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar?  Tune in to get the Busted Open picks!

Apr 02, 2022
Wrestlemania 'Round the Corner
00:41:29
Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry give their flowers today to The Undertaker. Mark shares how important The Deadman was to his career and others & gets your ready for what is to be an emotional WWE Hall of Fame Ceremony tonight. Also, Just a day before Wrestlemania kicks off in Texas, Ryan & Mark give their expectations and picks for the Kevin Owens-Stone Cold Steve Austin moment and the Brock Lesar vs. Roman Reigns main event.
Apr 01, 2022
Jay Lethal & Bianca Belair
00:41:54
Reacting to an incredible AEW Dynamite, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer converse with Jay Lethal about his stellar match the prior night with Jon Moxley and his upcoming match at ROH Super Card of Honor. We also cover Toni Storm’s debut in AEW as well as Thunder Rosa’s promo on Dynamite that had much of social media talking. Plus, as we are just 2 days away from the start of WrestleMania weekend, Bianca Belair stops by to fill us in on her huge match with Becky Lynch at the “Showcase of the Immortals”.
Mar 31, 2022
Jimmy Smith and Tony Time
00:34:57
As we creep ever closer to WrestleMania weekend, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer welcome Fight Nation Host and Monday Night Raw Play-By-Play Announcer, Jimmy Smith to Busted Open, as he gives his thoughts on what will be his first call of WrestleMania. And just because its WrestleMania season doesn’t mean we can’t have a little Tony Time. AEW CEO & President Tony Khan joins the show and as he often does, reveals some breaking news for tonight’s AEW Dynamite that you won’t want to miss!
Mar 30, 2022
Pat McAfee and WrestleMania Predictions
00:37:07
Reacting to the Monday Night Raw before WrestleMania, Bully Ray has a lot to get off his chest on where the Charlotte Flair and Ronda Rousey match deserves to be positioned on the WrestleMania card on night number one. Plus, Pat McAfee joins the show for an incredible interview in the lead up to his big ‘Mania match with Austin Theory. Pat shares his thoughts on what the moment he steps through the curtain will be like and takes stock in how much he has accomplished thus far in his life.
Mar 29, 2022
Celebrating the Game & Skid Row
00:37:51
We kick off WrestleMania week by looking back at the career at one of the greatest to ever perform, Triple H, as he announced in an emotional interview with Stephen A. Smith on Friday that his medical issues have forced him to retire. Plus, Dave LaGreca and WWE Hall of Famer Bully Ray sit down with Dave “Snake” Sabo as they discuss Skid Row’s new single, as well as get Snake’s thoughts on the upcoming WrestleMania.
Mar 28, 2022
Squared Circle Squad Goals
00:51:45
Busted Open celebrates Women's History Month in this roundtable special featuring three best friends who happen to be some of the most prominent female pro wrestlers in the industry today. Dave LaGreca is joined by AEW's Britt Baker, IMPACT Wrestling's Deonna Purrazzo and Chelsea Green who discuss maintaining friendships through career changes, their female inspirations, and the realities of being women in the pro wrestling industry.
Mar 27, 2022
What's next for Triple H?
00:34:49

Ryan McKinnell & Andreas Hale take a look into the legacy and career of Triple H - who announced that he will be retiring from in ring performance. They say that Triple H - one of the greatest to ever do it, should be inducted into the Hall of Fame individually, not just as part of Degeneration X.  Ryan and Andreas also take a look back at some of his greatest moments, feuds, and matches throughout his life.  Also - we are just one week away from WrestleMania and the guys preview the lead up to it in Weekly Winner!

Mar 26, 2022
Ricky Starks & DDP
00:43:53
The next guest for the WrestleMania Busted Open Party is announced and… it’s me. It’s me. It’s DDP! Diamond Dallas Page joins Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer on a “Falls Count Anywhere Friday” to announce to the Busted Open Nation that he will be joining us in Dallas, plus he shares can’t miss stories of his time with Scott Hall over the years. Then, AEW FTW Champion Ricky Starks joins the crew to discuss his upcoming appearance on tonight’s Rampage and so much more!
Mar 25, 2022
Undertaker’s Dynamite Birthday Bash
00:38:18

We are in a celebratory mood as we revel in today being the birthday of The Undertaker!  Hear a never before told story from Tommy Dreamer about how the phenom transforms himself into the character we all know and love – even in the strangest of settings.  Plus, Dave LaGreca and Tommy react to the hits of last night’s AEW Dynamite with a terrific Tornado Tag Team Match, as well as the misses including Thunder Rosa in her first appearance since winning the AEW Women’s Championship.

Mar 24, 2022
Tony and the Ref
00:42:42
Just a few hours before AEW Dynamite, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer talk with AEW CEO & President Tony Khan about what to expect on tonight’s show, plus what we can expect from Ring of Honor during WrestleMania weekend. The guys also speak to one of the most respected people in AEW, referee Aubrey Edwards. Aubrey shares her story, what being a female referee means in today’s landscape, as well as her commitment to her job during the violent AEW Women’s Championship match involving a steel cage and thumbtacks.
Mar 23, 2022
Glass Shattered
00:37:05

On the penultimate Raw before WrestleMania, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray break down the events of last night’s show.  Kevin Owens opens the night with the familiar “glass shattering”, but dupes the fans who thought it was Stone Cold Steve Austin.  We dissect the master at work… Plus we speculate on just who Seth Rollins could possibly face at WrestleMania as we inch ever closer to showcase of the immortals!

Mar 22, 2022
Alwayz Victorious
00:37:31
After a controversial victory at NWA's Crockett Cup last night, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray speak to the retaining NWA World's Champion Matt Cardona. The guys react with Matt and he gives his thoughts on the match and what's next for him and the "Ten Pounds of Gold." Plus, Wrestlemania Season is heating up, and Dave & Bully break down one of Wrestlemania's main events between Charlotte and Ronda Rousey. How do Dave & Bully feel about this blood feud, especially after this past Friday Night Smackdown? Find out now.
Mar 21, 2022
'The Master's Class': Best of Scott Hall
00:27:54
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: In this week's edition of The Master's Class, Dave, Mark, Tommy and Bully look back and honor the life of Scott Hall. The guys share their favorite moments of Scott's pro wrestling career from his early AWA days to his run as Razor Ramon in the WWE and to his WCW tenure as a major staple of the NWO. Plus, the guys also share stories they have of Scott Hall and discuss his influence to the world of pro wrestling.
Mar 20, 2022
The Hardy's Redefine Their Legacy
00:50:47

Ryan McKinnell and Bully Ray have you covered on this Saturday edition of Busted Open.  The Hardy Boyz are back at it - this time at AEW, where Bully says they are continuing to add to their legacy.  Also, Brock Lesnar is doing his best work with Roman Reigns and Paul Heyman - but could there be a surprise coming? 

Mar 19, 2022
Tony, Tony, Thunder Time!
00:36:00

Dave LaGreca and The World's Strongest Man Mark Henry break down Thunder Rosa's championship win, and Mark explains how everyone behind the scenes reacted at AEW Dynamite. Also, Dave has a bone to pick and calls out a certain commentator Plus, It's Tony Time with AEW's Owner & President Tony Khan, and previews AEW Rampage and has something to say about an upcoming show Wrestlemania Weekend for his new acquisition.

Mar 18, 2022
A New Champ & A Debuting Champ
00:38:56
After a historic steel cage main event match at AEW Dynamite: St. Patrick's Day Slam, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer react and breakdown the match between Dr. Britt Baker DMD and the NEW AEW Women's Champion Thunder Rosa. Plus, The Flava has arrived as IMPACT Knockouts Champion Tasha Steelz guests hosts for the first time ever with Dave & Tommy and she is definitely a must listen!
Mar 17, 2022
Thunder Rosa & Chris Jericho
00:37:26
Just a few hours before AEW's St. Patrick's Day Slam, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer have a heartfelt conversation with Thunder Rosa who will be competing in a steel cage tonight for the AEW Women's Championship. The guys also speak to Chris Jericho, and he breaks down what to expect tonight in AEW, as well as what to expect for Talk is Jericho on SiriusXM Fight Nation and his upcoming Fozzy concert tour. Plus, Dave & Tommy announce all the details for Busted Open's Wrestlemania Party happening on April 2nd.
Mar 16, 2022
One More for "The Bad Guy" Scott Hall
00:32:57

Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer come together to pay tribute and honor WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall who passed away last night.  The guys share personal memories of Scott, as well as what he meant to the pro wresting world, inside and outside of the ring.  Also, the guys react to the main event of Monday Night RAW, where Kevin Owens defeated Seth Rollins in a stipulation match that Dave said should have never taken place.

Mar 15, 2022
Sending Love to Scott Hall & Family
00:34:57
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray give a lot of hope, love, and prayers to Scott Hall & his family and friends after Kevin Nash updated the world about "The Bad Guy's" condition. They share their thoughts, as well as stories and memories of Scott Hall/Razor Ramon. Plus, The Nation chimes in as they share their moments with Scott Hall and how he impacted their lives and fandoms.
Mar 14, 2022
'The Master's Class': Biggest Wrestlemania Returns
00:20:59
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: With news of Stone Cold Steve Austin officially being at WWE Wrestlemania 38 this year, the guys tackle the question - what are some of the biggest Wrestlemania returns of all time? Dave, Mark, Tommy and Bully give their picks and break down their reasoning as to what they believe to be the most influential return on the biggest stage of them all.
Mar 13, 2022
Painfully Fat and Furious
00:44:40

It is a jam packed Saturday edition of Busted Open today - where not only do we have the Hall of Fame and Pain with Bully Ray and Mark Henry, but Tommy Dreamer calls in as well to give his take on the week that was.  Ronda Rousey and Charlotte Flair heats up, Brock Lesnar chases after Paul Heyman, while Swerve Strickland makes his AEW debut!  Also, the guys discuss the Hardy Boyz reuniting and how it went over with the fans!

Mar 12, 2022
A Regal Tony Time!
00:35:57

Dave LaGreca & The World's Strongest Man Mark Henry dive in on William Regal's AEW Debut and the faction he is starting with Bryan Danielson and Jon Moxley. Who should be a part of this historic group? Dave and Mark list who they think should be under the tutelage of William Regal. Plus, It's "Tony Time" with AEW Owner & President Tony Khan. The guys recap every big moment and debut from AEW Dynamite with Tony Khan, and preview what we will see tonight at AEW Rampage. Also, Tony gives a preview to the major matches we will see next Wednesday on AEW's "St. Patrick's Day Slam" especially the steel cage match between Thunder Rosa and Dr. Britt Baker DMD.

Mar 11, 2022
Jeff Hardy is All Elite!
00:36:21

Off the heels of an action-packed AEW Dynamite from start to finish, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer react to The Hardy Boyz reuniting. What's next for Matt & Jeff Hardy and what heights can we see them reach in AEW? Dave and Tommy break it down. Also, the guys share their thoughts on Scorpio Sky winning the TNT Championship in the main event. Plus, Dave & Tommy give their expectations for the rubber match between Thunder Rosa and Britt Baker happening next week inside a steel cage at AEW Dynamite: St. Patrick's Day Slam.

Mar 10, 2022
Dynamite promises to be a Stunner
00:41:24
It's Official! We will see Kevin Owens and Steve Austin at Wrestlemania 38, and Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer are reacting to this huge news. The guys also ponder on how big a Wrestlemania moment this will be and if we will see Stone Cold wrestle in the ring. Plus, fresh off a historic Revolution PPV, AEW Owner & President Tony Khan shares his thoughts on the successful event and breaks some news about the AEW Dynamite we will see tonight.
Mar 09, 2022
International Women's Day with Gail Kim
00:39:11

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray react to RK-Bro winning the RAW Tag Team Championship. The guys analyze Randy Orton's role as a mentor to Riddle and determine if this run of The Viper is the most fun Randy's had in his 20 years with the WWE. Plus, IMPACT Hall of Famer Gail Kim talks IMPACT Sacrifice, Tasha Steelz becoming the new Knockouts Champion, and transitioning from the locker room to the management side of IMPACT.

Mar 08, 2022
Revolution and Sacrifice
00:33:38
The Fat N The Furious are back together as Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer recap the action-packed AEW Revolution. The guys share their thoughts on last night, especially the Eddie Kingston-Chris Jericho match and Moxley vs. Danielson. Also, Bully & Tommy react to William Regal being All Elite and making Moxley & Danielson shake hands. Plus, The Fat N the Furious break down IMPACT Sacrifice and Tasha Steelz wnning the Knockouts Championship.
Mar 07, 2022
'The Master's Class': Biggest Wrestlemania Matches
00:20:43
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Brock Lesnar vs. Roman Reigns at Mania this year is being coined as WWE's "Biggest Wrestlemania Match Ever" but...is that a true statement? Dave, Mark and Tommy discuss some of the matches they believe to be the biggest in WWE Wrestlemania history and the influence that those matches have had on the pro wrestling industry to this day.
Mar 06, 2022
Ricochet Wins Gold & Pat McAfee shines!
00:50:52

Ryan McKinnell & Bully Ray have YOU all set for AEW Revolution as well as the week that was in wrestling.  Ricochet surprises Smackdown fans by winning the Intercontinental Championship on Smackdown - is he finally getting a well deserved push?  CM Punk and MJF are offering a masterclass in how two great wrestlers get the job done both in the ring wrestling as well as with their promo work.  

Mar 05, 2022
McAfee Interviews McMahon
00:31:32

The Hall of Fame & Pain are back as Mark Henry & Bully Ray react to Vince McMahon's interview on The Pat McAfee Show. The guys give their two cents on Vince's thoughts on Wrestlemania 38, the WWE Hall of Fame, and beyond. Plus, Bully and Mark share some Vince stories of their own!

Mar 04, 2022
Ring of Honor & Bullet Club's Future
00:36:03

Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer process the major announcement of Tony Khan purchasing Ring of Honor. They give their thoughts on what the future of ROH looks like and break down the impact that ROH can bring to the world of pro wrestling under Tony Khan's vision. Plus, the leader of the Bullet Club Jay White talks IMPACT Sacrifice, The state of the Bullet Club, AEW, and New Japan Pro Wrestling.

Mar 03, 2022
Jeff Jarrett & Tony Khan
00:40:00
Dave La Greca & Tommy Dreamer have a star-studded episode today! First, WWE Hall of Famer Jeff Jarrett joins the show and discusses the upcoming NWA Crockett Cup and his involvement with the Main Event between NWA World's Champion Matt Cardona defending his title against Nick Aldis. Also, just a few hours before a major announcement on Dynamite, AEW Owner & President Tony Khan gives a tease of what we will see tonight on TBS.
Mar 02, 2022
Samoa Joe brings the edge
00:40:14

After Edge attacks AJ Styles last night on RAW, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer analyze how huge the match between The Rated R Superstar and The Phenomenal One will be at Wrestlemania 38. They also react to Finn Balor winning the US Title and Damian Priest's attack afterwards. Plus, Samoa Joe joins in as a guest host and gives his thoughts on the rumors of a Vince McMahon vs. Pat McAfee match at Wrestlemania and shares a hilarious Tommy Dreamer road story that you just can't miss!

Mar 01, 2022
The Boss back in the ring?
00:31:32
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray react to the rumors of Vince McMahon being involved in a feud with Pat McAfee for Wrestlemania 38. The guys give their insights on how they would like to see Vince vs. Pat unfold. Dave also gives his Pro Wrestling Power Rankings - the top 5 wrestlers of the week. Plus, Bully gives his honest assessment on Cesaro and where he thinks we should see the Swiss Cyborg in the next chapter of his career.
Feb 28, 2022
'The Master's Class': Underutilized & Better Recognize Part 2
00:24:51
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Dave, Tommy and Mark tackle the question - who are some of the most underutilized female pro wrestlers in the business? The guys give their picks and discuss why the value these talented ladies have to their companies and the industry is so significant. Listen now!
Feb 27, 2022
Two Belts Become One
00:38:39

On this episode of Busted Open, Bully Ray and Mark Henry talk about Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns gearing up to unify the WWE Championships into one at WrestleMania.  Also two great promos and rivalries in the AEW - CM Punk and MJF, as well as Eddie Kingston and Chris Jericho.  The legends teach the next generation in wrestling and the promo game.  Finally, a weekly winner that gives high praise for the best wrestling show of the week!

Feb 26, 2022
Limitless Opportunities for Cesaro
00:40:26

Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry react to the news of Cesaro parting ways with WWE after more than a decade of being in the company. The guys fantasy book Cesaro and figure out what would be the best next chapter for the Swiss Cyborg. Plus, one of AEW's new signees, The "Limitless" Keith Lee joins this episode and speaks on his journey from becoming a free agent to seeing thousands surprised as he walked out the tunnel at AEW Dynamite.

Feb 25, 2022
Killer Promos on AEW Dynamite
00:41:29
Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer give their reactions to two memorable promos from AEW Dynamite delivered by MJF and Eddie Kingston. Plus, one of MLW's new signees Killer Kross joins this episode and talks about MLW and how his life and career has been since moving on from WWE.
Feb 24, 2022
Busted Open goes Hardcore Country
00:40:21
Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer have a special guest host today, and it's IMPACT Knockouts Champion Mickie James. This awesome trio covers a lot of ground today, starting with NXT 2.0's Main Event between Dolph Ziggler & Tommaso Ciampa. Next, Mickie & the guys discuss female talents' progression to the main event and have a deep conversation about The Women's Evolution in the world of pro wrestling. Plus, Mickie gives her female Mount Rushmore of Pro Wrestling and her all-time Mount Rushmore. Listen in to see who made her list!
Feb 23, 2022
Challenges for Lesnar & Edge
00:35:13
After a Monday Night RAW on the Road to Wrestlemania 38, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray break down the biggest moments from Brock Lesnar's promo to Edge's open challenge. Who does Dave & Bully think should be Edge's Wrestlemania opponent? Plus, WWE is having a live event at Madison Square Garden, and Brock Lesnar will be defending his WWE Championship. The guys explain the value and significance of a show at the Mecca of Sports & Entertainment and share their expectations for Saturday March 5th.
Feb 22, 2022
The Expressway to WrestleMania 38
00:37:01

After an action packed Elimination Chamber, we are on the expressway to Wrestlemania 38 and Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray recap the matches and moments from Saturday afternoon. The guys also navigate the Road to Wrestlemania 38 with Brock Lesnar being the new WWE Champion. Plus, Dave & Bully lay out how The Undertaker should be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame directly after Smackdown on the last stop before Wrestlemania.

Feb 21, 2022
'The Master's Class': Underutilized & Better Recognize
00:22:46
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Who is the most underutilized male talent in professional wrestling right now? Dave, Tommy, Bully and Mark give their take on who they believe to be their top underrated star in the industry today. They discuss their choice and why they believe this talent is not being used to their true potential.
Feb 20, 2022
Undertaker Heads to the Hall of Fame!
00:45:57

Ryan McKinnell and Bully Ray host this episode of Busted Open on a Saturday where they honor the legacy of the Undertaker - as it was announced that he'll be entering the Hall of Fame.  They talk about kayfabe and how he  was one of the last remaining wrestlers to really live out the persona in all aspects of his life.  Also, Elimination Chamber is tonight - what will happen and do we see Goldberg winning?  

Feb 19, 2022
Tony Khan Talks The Rhodes AEW Exit
00:34:42

Just minutes after the news broke that The Undertaker is a WWE Hall of Fame inductee, Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry look at the legacy The Deadman gave to the pro wrestling world in his 30-year career with the WWE. Plus, it's "Tony Time" as AEW's Owner & President Tony Khan previews AEW Rampage tonight, AEW Dynamite next week, and shares his thoughts on Cody & Brandi Rhodes parting ways with AEW.

Feb 18, 2022
Collars & Steelz
00:34:24

Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer recap AEW Dynamite, especially the opening segment between CM Punk and MJF. Tommy gives his thoughts on the dog collar match stipulation CM Punk chose. Plus, Tasha Steelz joins in a few days before her title opportunity against Mickie James at No Surrender, and tells the guys her gameplan for this Saturday night.

Feb 17, 2022
Welcome to the Gunn Club
00:39:37
Tommy Dreamer & Dave LaGreca react to Cody Rhodes leaving AEW, and Tommy shares his thoughts on what the next best move is for The American Nightmare. Also, AEW's Austin & Colten Gunn of the Gunn Club joins today's episode and have a fun chat with Dave & Tommy.
Feb 16, 2022
Cody & Brandi Rhodes Leave AEW
00:38:57
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray react to the breaking news that AEW's Power Couple- EVP Cody & CBO Brandi- are parting ways with AEW. The guys share their thoughts on their exit and ponder on what the next chapter will be for Cody & Brandi. Plus, you get to hear The Nation's thoughts and takes on this major breaking news.
Feb 15, 2022
Billy Gunn & Matt Cardona
00:36:07
Fresh off a surprising NWA Championship victory, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray speak with the current holder of the "Ten Pounds of Gold" Matt Cardona. The Broski gives his reactions to winning and his goals as NWA World's Champion. Plus, the guys talk to a major influence in the AEW locker room Billy Gunn, and he shares his thoughts on the AEW product and community.
Feb 14, 2022
'The Master's Class': Love at First Fight
00:28:00
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Valentine's Day is around the corner and love is officially in the air! Dave, Mark, Tommy and Bully focus in on the theme of love as they discuss the moment that caused them to fall in love with pro wrestling. Whether it be a personal match or touching memory as a fan, the guys hit on all the feels in this episode that's sure to spark your love flame when it comes to the this beautiful business of pro wrestling.
Feb 13, 2022
Ronda Rousey: Heel or Face?
00:52:50

Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry have a jam packed Busted Open Saturday for you.  They discuss Ronda Rousey's current role in the WWE - as well as the fan reaction to her.  What is her gameplan - what does the WWE want her to do and how do they expect it to come across?  More importantly - do the fans know whether to cheer or boo Ronda and what's this mean for future feuds?  Also, Roman Reigns calls out Goldberg and of course if it's Saturday then that means Weekly Winner!

Feb 12, 2022
Positivity Friday
00:40:54

Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry spread the power of positivity today as Thunder Rosa joins this episode and talks deeply about women empowerment. Also, the Powerhouse of AEW Will Hobbs talks to the guys and give a deep look into his life and path to becoming a pro wrestler. Plus, Mark delivers a powerful message on positivity. We're sending positive vibes your way on today's Busted Open Podcast.

Feb 11, 2022
Dynamite's Death Match & Debuts
00:35:56
Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer dive deep into AEW Dynamite last night. The guys talk about the surprise AEW debut of Keith Lee and break down "Texas Death Match" main event between AEW World Champion Hangman Adam Page and Lance Archer.
Feb 10, 2022
A Historic AEW Dynamite Preview
00:35:00
Just hours before his title match against Adam Page, #1 Contender Lance Archer joins Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer to preview his Texas Deathmatch title shot. Also, AEW Owner & President Tony Khan joins the show to preview AEW Dynamite and shed more light on tonight's mystery debut.
Feb 09, 2022
Talking with The Briscoes, Adam Scherr & EC3
00:38:36
The Fat 'N Furious Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer sit down with two sets of stars. First, the guys talk to ROH Hall of Fame Inductess The Briscoes, who will be entering NWA's Crockett Cup. Also, Bully & Tommy discuss the "Control Your Narrative" Initiative with Adam Scherr (F.k.a Braun Strowman) and EC3.
Feb 08, 2022
Returning Stars this Wrestlemania Season
00:39:21
Dave LaGreca & The Fat 'N Furious Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer are back together to discuss the major WWE returns we saw this past week. The guys break down Goldberg's return and what to expect at Elimination Chamber then discuss Ronda Rousey vs. Charlotte at Wrestlemania 38. What do they guys expect and predict about these stars and their Road to Wrestlemania? Find Out Now!
Feb 07, 2022
'The Master's Class': Era vs. Era
00:23:37
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: If you could pick one pro wrestler from a past era to face one pro wrestler in the current era, who would you choose and why? Dave, Tommy, Bully and Mark do a bit of fantasy booking on this edition of 'The Master's Class' and give their answers to that question. Based on elements like talent, character, style, technique and story telling, the guys dive deep into a variety of matches that they believe could be a successful clash of generations.
Feb 06, 2022
A Star-Powered Smackdown
00:35:01

On the Weekend Edition of the Busted Open Podcast, Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry dive in to the return of Goldberg on Smackdown. The guys also share their thoughts on Ronda Rousey's Smackdown debut, and the possible Wrestlemania 38 Main Event between Rousey and Charlotte Flair. Plus, it's Weekly Winner time and Ryan & Mark give you which show they thought was the best this week.

Feb 05, 2022
WWE Rumors & 'Tony Time'
00:37:46

Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry discuss the big WWE rumor about Shane McMahon being reportedly 'let go' by the company. Also, it's 'Tony Time' as the guys are joined by AEW Owner, Tony Khan. Tony previews AEW Rampage tonight plus talks about his plans to remain active in the free-agent market right now.

Feb 04, 2022
Dynamic Duo discusses Dynamite
00:35:52
For the first time ever, Dave LaGreca teams up with Renee Paquette and they recap last night's AEW Dynamite. They break down Bryan Danielson's proposal to Jon Moxley, Nyla Rose winning against Ruby Soho, and the main event between MJF and CM Punk. Plus, Steve & Nina Friedman call in and give their honest take on the man they brought into the world, Maxwell Jacob Friedman.
Feb 03, 2022
Who's the GOAT?
00:37:21
In light of Tom Brady retiring, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer ponder on who would be pro wrestling's Greatest of All Time, or GOAT for short. Dave and Tommy list down their criteria, who they consider as the GOAT, and get help from The Busted Open Nation.
Feb 02, 2022
The Road to Wrestlemania 38 Begins!
00:31:48
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray recap last night's RAW, especially the challenges made by Brock Lesnar & Lita. The guys give their reactions and outline the Road to Wrestlemania 38 for Brock Lesnar, Bobby Lashley, Ronda Rousey, Lita, and Becky Lynch. How should Wrestlemania 38 look like? Find out now!
Feb 01, 2022
Royal Rumble Review
00:33:34
Right off the heels of the Royal Rumble, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray give their reactions to the event. Also, Dave & Bully talk to the man who called the action at the Rumble, WWE Commentator Jimmy Smith.
Jan 31, 2022
'The Master's Class': Hall of Fame Heavyweights
00:27:23
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Who are the best big men in the history of pro wrestling? Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Tommy Dreamer and Bully Ray approach this question head on in this edition of 'The Master's Class'. From work style, character and strength, the guys dive deep into their picks and break down their reasoning behind why these heavyweight talents shine above any other. With laughter, fondness and even some tears, this episode promises to be one for the books.
Jan 30, 2022
Royal Rumble Preview | Johnny Knoxville
00:23:37

On this special edition of Busted Open, Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry and Ryan McKinnell break down the Royal Rumble taking place tonight! Also, what other surprise entrants could we be seeing? Plus, Johnny Knoxville joins to discuss his feelings going into the Rumble! 

Jan 29, 2022
FTR - "Legacy Chasers"
00:39:48
Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry are joined by AEW Tag Team, FTR. Dax and Cash talk AEW, the legacy they're determined to leave, and fire back at comments made by The Briscoes on Busted Open last week. Also, Dave and Mark share some thoughts on WWE's Royal Rumble, most specifically, the match against RAW Women's Champion Becky Lynch and Doudrop.
Jan 28, 2022
Trevor Murdoch Fires Back
00:36:06
After hearing Matt Cardona's interview on Busted Open this week, NWA Worlds Heavyweight Champion Trevor Murdoch joins Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer to give his response to Cardona's comments. Also, the guys recap an epic ladder match to open AEW Dynamite last night between Cody Rhodes and TNT Champion Sammy Guevara.
Jan 27, 2022
Rumble Picks & Tony Time
00:39:34
With the Royal Rumble quickly approaching, Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer share some picks and predictions for the WWE PPV. In true "LaGreca fashion", there is one specific name that takes Dave off the rails in a rant you don't want to miss. Also, it's 'Tony Time' as the guys are joined by AEW Owner Tony Khan to talk all things AEW Dynamite Beach Break tonight.
Jan 26, 2022
Matt Cardona is ALWAYZ Ready
00:32:24
Matt Cardona joins Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray for an interview where he holds nothing back. He talks "The Wrld on GCW", NWA Powerrr and also has some very strong words for current NWA Champion, Trevor Murdoch, that is CAN'T miss.
Jan 25, 2022
Lenny Leonard & Sam Roberts
00:40:36
Following an explosive GCW event at The Hammerstein Ballroom last night, Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray are joined by Lenny Leonard who was a voice for the show on Fite TV. Plus, friend of the show and in attendance for "The Wrld of GCW", Sam Roberts comes on to give his take and discuss his experience being in the crowd.
Jan 24, 2022
'The Master's Class': Greatest Royal Rumble Moments
00:19:05
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: With 2022's WWE Royal Rumble around the corner, Dave LaGreca and WWE Hall of Famers Bully Ray and Mark Henry recap some of the greatest Royal Rumble moments in history. From personal experience to their favorite fan memories, the guys discuss and reminisce all things Rumble-related while getting you ready for this year's epic event.
Jan 23, 2022
A Big Week for Moxley
00:23:08

Following Jon Moxley's passionate promo at AEW Dynamite and his in-ring return on Rampage, Tommy Dreamer and Ryan McKinnell talk about the seriousness of sobriety and the importance of hard conversations. But that's not all the news we have on Moxley. A Moxley name drop at Smackdown? What does this mean for the landscape of pro-wrestling? 

Jan 22, 2022
Michelle McCool & Spar with LaBar
00:40:01
Dave LaGreca and Mark Henry are joined by Michelle McCool ahead of the WWE Royal Rumble. Also, the guys spar with Justin LaBar as they hit the biggest topics and stories for this week in pro wrestling.
Jan 21, 2022
An Interview with Killer Kross
00:30:15
Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray are joined by Killer Kross who holds nothing back in this in-depth interview. From his WWE release to his plans for the future, he opens up completely and makes this a sit down you do not want to miss.
Jan 20, 2022
Mickie James & Matt Cardona
00:41:09
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray speak with IMPACT Knockouts Champion Mickie James on her current run as champion and her upcoming participation in the WWE's Women's Royal Rumble. Also, Matt Cardona joins Dave & Bully to preview his match against Joey Janela at "The WRLD on GCW" and tells his story from being released by the WWE to becoming one of the hottest names in the pro wrestling world today.
Jan 19, 2022
Bro Down w/ The Briscoes
00:36:05
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray sit down with one of the hottest Tag Teams in the world today The Briscoe Brothers. The guys talk about how their careers changed with ROH going on hiatus, the success they've been having in GCW, and what the next chapter may be for the ROH & GCW Tag Team Champions. Also, Dave & Bully react to the Briscoes and ponder on whether AEW or WWE will be a better company for The Briscoes.
Jan 18, 2022
Betting on Yourself with Corey Taylor
00:35:01

Tommy Dreamer & Ryan McKinnell react to the news of Mustafa Ali asking for his WWE release. The guys share their thoughts as to what happened, and ponder on where we can see Mustafa Ali outside the WWE. Also, Tommy Dreamer & Dave LaGreca interview Slipknot/Stone Sour Frontman Corey Taylor, which is a must listen!

Jan 17, 2022
'The Masters Class': The Next Class of Women
00:25:46
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Mark Henry and Tommy Dreamer discuss which female pro wrestler they predict to be the rising star of 2022. With all of these women chosen being 30 years of age or younger, the guys explain their picks in significant detail as to why this talent will shine brighter than the rest. With perhaps a sleeper pick or two, and women from all different companies, this episode will be sure to give you a list of ladies to keep a close eye this year.
Jan 16, 2022
Two Superstars Return to Wrestling
00:43:40

Ryan McKinnell & Mark Henry talk about the return of Lita to WWE Smackdown on Friday night.  What will her future be - how long will she be back for?  Will she be a legacy wrestler like Goldberg and have a few short months of a run, or will she be in the WWE again for long term?  Also, Jon Moxley has announced a return date to wrestling and it will happen at GCW.  Mark and Ryan talk about Moxley's future and what it will look like when he also returns to AEW.  Plus, a surprise in this week's Weekly Winner!

Jan 15, 2022
From Forbidden Door to Revolving Door
00:37:07

Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry recap the history we saw last night on IMPACT where Deonna Purrazzo won the ROH Women's Championship from Rok-C. The guys break down the match ad look to what's in the bright future for Rok-C and The Virtuosa. Also, it's Tony Time with AEW President Tony Khan where he shares an update on how AEW has been since moving to TBS and previews what we will see tonight on AEW Rampage.

Jan 14, 2022
Brody's All Elite & Renee's All Real
00:35:18
AEW Dynamite is in the books and Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer react to Brody King's debut, as well as the tension rising between Wardlow & MJF. Also, it's time to Keep it Real as Renee Paquette joins the show to discuss what's been grinding her gears in and out of the pro wrestling world.
Jan 13, 2022
NXT Recap & IMPACT's World Champion Moose
00:30:04
Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray recap NXT 2.0, specifically the opening promo from NXT's new Champion, Bron Breakker. Also, IMPACT World Champion Moose joins the guys to talk all things Hard to Kill, IMPACT and reacts to Booker T's most recent comments on him and the WWE.
Jan 12, 2022
The Future for Big E & Tasha Steelz
00:36:19
Off the heels of Monday Night RAW, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray ponder on the future of former WWE Champion Big E. The guys study the pattern of Big E as champion and compare it to the title runs of contemporary champs. Also, IMPACT Wrestling Hard to Kill's Ultimate X winner Tasha Steelz joins the show and recaps her victory with the guys, as well as plan out her future goals in IMPACT Wrestling.
Jan 11, 2022
Mickie James breaks the Forbidden Door
00:32:29

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray discuss the history we witnessed over the weekend with both Mickie James retaining the Knockouts Championship at Hard to Kill and also being announced as an entrant of the WWE Royal Rumble. Plus, it's Monday and that means Dave LaGreca's Pro Wrestling Power Rankings are featured in this episode. Who rises to the top on Dave's list? Find out now! 

Jan 10, 2022
'The Masters Class': The Next Class of Men
00:28:30
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Mark Henry and Tommy Dreamer discuss who they each believe to be a rising star in 2022 when it comes to men in the pro wrestling world. Whether they are champion or just leaving a huge impact in their respected companies, the twist in these male choices is that each talent is 25 years old or under. The guys reveal their picks and explain why each of these young wrestlers is one to keep an eye on in the upcoming year.
Jan 09, 2022
Mickie James heads to the Rumble!
00:42:03

Mark Henry and Ryan McKinnell discuss Mickie James shocking the wrestling world when it was announced that she'll be heading to the Royal Rumble!  Ryan and Mark talk about how the wrestling world reacted to this behind the scenes relationship between IMPACT and WWE and how we haven't seen something like this with WWE in years.  Also, AEW's Shawn Dean talks about the growth of AEW Dark to Dynamite to Rampage and more as well as what makes AEW so special!

Jan 08, 2022
Diversity Discussion
00:35:46
Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry sit down and have a real talk about diversity in the pro wrestling world and in society. They dive deep into the role it plays in the social media realm. Also, the guys lay out how diversity should be prioritized and discussed properly in personal conversations & posts, as well as a professional setting.
Jan 07, 2022
An AEW Dynamite to Remember
00:35:04
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray dissect some of the biggest moments from AEW Dynamite. Bully gives his thoughts on what was shown on TV and Dave gives his insights from being at AEW Dynamite in Newark, NJ. What are the guys' thoughts on Hangman-Danielson 2 & the war of words between MJF and CM Punk? Find out now!
Jan 06, 2022
A New Era for NXT & NWA
00:36:26

Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer discuss the official start of NXT's new era with Bron Breakker winning the NXT Championship. They give their reactions and expectations for Bron & NXT 2.0. Plus, NWA's Nick Aldis joins this episode and has some news to break about the future of NWA and his career. What's going on with NWA & The National Treasure? Find out now!

Jan 05, 2022
A Cuppa Minutes with nZo
00:32:26

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray talk to pro wrestler and rapper nZo. The Real1 takes the guys on a ride through what's going on with his life in the ring, in the gym, and the recording studio. nZo also previews a new song of his that just dropped and has a favor to ask. What favor does nZo have for Dave & Bully? Find out now!

Jan 04, 2022
2022: The Year of The Beast?
00:34:03

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray kick off the year by recapping the biggest news out of WWE Day 1 and that is Brock Lesnar winning the WWE Championship. How does Brock winning the title affect the landscape of the WWE and the Road to Wrestlemania 38? The guys break it down here!

Jan 03, 2022
Ring of Honor Power Hour
01:00:01

In this 1-Hour Special, The Busted Open Crew have a deep discussion about Ring of Honor and the impact the promotion had to the pro wrestling world over the past 19 years. Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray reminisce on the legacy of Ring of Honor, and Mark Henry & Ryan McKinnell  break down who are ROH's "Four Pillars" - or wrestlers who are paramount to the history of ROH. Also, the guys talk to ROH Women's Champion Rok-C and ROH "OG" Prince Nana, and they tell stories & express how much Ring of Honor changed their lives. 

Jan 02, 2022
Whole Lotta Heat!
00:32:34

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray have a heated, must-see conversation about the mic battle on AEW Dynamite: New Year's Smash between Brandi Rhodes & Dan Lambert. Things get even more heated when IMPACT's Sami Callihan joins in and has a lot to say to LaGreca? Do Dave & Sami bury the hatchet before 2021 ends? Tune in now and end the year right with us!

Dec 30, 2021
A Candid Conversation on NXT
00:32:20

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray recap last night's NXT and get into a candid conversation about where NXT is as we move forward to 2022. They break down the evolution of NXT's Black and Gold Era and point out why that era ended. The guys also look at the image/brand of NXT 2.0 and how fans should watch and understand the product we see every Tuesday night.

Dec 29, 2021
Goin' Old School
00:32:29

We go back in time today as Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer go old school and discuss life as a pro wrestling fan during the 1980s. hey talk about how they stayed up all hours of the day and night just to catch a certain show and how they recorded the shows they couldn't watch live on VHS. Also, the guys talk to the Busted Open Nation and go down memory lane. Which territories & promotions did Dave and Tommy watch live/record? How big of a collection of Ric Flair moments and matches did Dave record over the years? Find out right now!

Dec 28, 2021
Top 10 Wrestlers of 2021
00:35:01

With 2021 soon coming to a close, Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer give their "Laminated Lists" of the 10 Best Wrestlers this year. Tommy gives his Top 10 female & male wrestlers, and Dave gives an overall Top 10. Who makes the list and where in the list did they land? Find out now!

Dec 27, 2021
'The Masters Class': The Art of Putting a Match Together
00:25:46
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray and Tommy Dreamer discuss the ins and outs when it comes to the puzzle of putting a match together. Which pieces are most important? They answer that question while also recalling personal stories of working with younger talent plus the elements essential into making sure the match is not only a success, but a work of art.
Dec 26, 2021
AEW's Holiday Gift: Kyle O'Reilly
00:30:27

The World's Strongest Man Mark Henry & Jonathan Hood recap AEW Dynamite: Holiday Bash. The guys break down Kyle O'Reilly's debut and the friction rising between Adam Cole, The Young Bucks, and Cole's "new friends" in Fish & O'Reilly. They also give their reactions to the main event between Sting, CM Punk, and Darby Allin facing MJFTR. Plus, Mark & Jonathan share their thoughts on the TBS Tournament Semi-Finals between Nyla Rose & Ruby Soho.

Dec 23, 2021
A House Call w/ Dr. Britt Baker DMD
00:32:44

Dave LaGreca & Tommy Dreamer speak to AEW Women's Champion Dr. Britt Baker DMD and they recall her lights' out match against Thunder Rosa, which is Dave's best match of 2021. Britt and the guys discuss the impact of the match to the world of pro wrestling and the reactions from the AEW faithful & the Locker Room. Plus, "It's Tony Time" with AEW President Tony Khan and he previews what we will see tonight on AEW Dynamite, including the Owen Hart Cup Tournament.

Dec 22, 2021
IMPACT's Jonah
00:39:45
Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray catch up with IMPACT Wrestling's Jonah to discuss all things IMPACT, 'Hard to Kill' coming up in January, NJPW, and his career mindset in the business right now. Plus, the guys break down Monday Night RAW, specifically the star power and talent in WWE's Bianca Belair.
Dec 21, 2021
Bully Ray vs. The Table
00:32:01

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray recap Bully's match against Jerry "The King" Lawler at the ECW Arena and a historical moment that took place in Bully's stomping grounds. Plus, the guys look back at the last moments of Smackdown between Paul Heyman, Brock Lesnar, and The Bloodline. They dissect the biggest story of the wrestling world today and how it can lead up to WrestleMania 38.

Dec 20, 2021
Busted Open Holiday Party
01:42:29

It's Party Time and Dave LaGreca, Mark Henry, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer are ringing in the Holiday Season with an All-Star panel of guests and The Busted Open Nation. Plus, we have a new game show called "Going Mistletoe-To-Toe" where some of pro wrestling's power couples face off to see which pair knows each other best. Which couple knows each other best and Who will we see at the party? Listen in and party on!

Dec 19, 2021
The Best Hour Long Match Ever?
00:45:54

Mark Henry and Jonathan Hood talk about just how insanely good the Bryan Danielson vs Adam Page match from AEW Dynamite was.  The shock factor to the audience, the fact that these two wrestlers were able to go a full hour - on TV and still perform like they did and keep the attention in, shows just how talented they are.  Also, Dan Lambert returns and what does this mean for Cody Rhodes?  Plus if it's a Busted Open Saturday you know we have that Weekly Winner of the best show in wrestling of the past week!

Dec 18, 2021
Tony & Foley Time!
00:37:27
Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry talk with WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley and AEW President Tony Khan. The guys talk with Mick about his upcoming tour and Jon Moxley's reference of The Foleys in his book and on social media. Plus, It's "Tony Time" with Tony Khan, and he previews AEW Rampage and shares his thoughts on the wrestling classic we saw between AEW World Champion "Hangman" Adam Page and Bryan Danielson on AEW Dynamite.
Dec 17, 2021
Danielson & Hangman's 60 Minute Draw
00:28:57
Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray recap AEW Winter is Coming, specifically the opening 60-minute match ending in a draw between Bryan Danielson and Hangman Adam Page. The guys break down the physicality and storytelling seen from both talents from start to finish. Also, they discuss where Bryan Danielson's career in AEW today and why Dave has declared him as his "Wrestler of 2021".
Dec 16, 2021
Rhett Titus & Wardlow
00:38:22
Dave LaGreca and Tommy Dreamer are joined by NEW Ring of Honor World Television Champion Rhett Titus who discusses ROH Final Battle and the future for the company. The guys are also joined by AEW's Wardlow ahead of "Winter is Coming" tonight. He talks about his upcoming match against Matt Sydal and why he considers himself to be top talent in All Elite Wrestling.
Dec 15, 2021
Reminiscing on ROH with Cary Silkin
00:41:15

Dave LaGreca sits down with Ring of Honor Ambassador Cary Silkin for this Busted Open Podcast Exclusive Interview. Dave and Cary break down the road that led to ROH going on hiatus, but focus on the bright side as they reminisce on the history and legacy of Ring of Honor. Cary explains in-depth how ROH came together and how they rose to become one of the top and most loved promotions in the pro wrestling world over the past 19 years.

Dec 14, 2021
A Monday Night Delight
00:35:01

The Fat n The Furious are back together and Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer break down a solid Monday Night RAW that we got to see last night. They break down Vince McMahon’s segment and the significance of the "Power of the Pencil." Also, the guys also react to Becky Lynch & Liv Morgan's mic battle, analyze Bobby Lashley's 3 matches on RAW and Tommy has a rant that’s a must-listen!

Dec 14, 2021
End of an Era for Ring of Honor
00:33:55

After an emotional Final Battle PPV, Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray dive in on the legacy and impact that Ring of Honor has given to the pro wrestling world and recap the biggest moments and matches that took place Saturday night. Also, ROH's long-time ring announcer Bobby Cruise joins the guys for a heartfelt conversation about his 17+ year career with ROH and opens up about being part of that significant Final Battle PPV.

Dec 13, 2021
'The Masters Class': Fired Up
00:23:53
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer have a heated discussion about pro wrestling segments that all include, you guessed it, FIRE. The guys share stories from their own personal flame experiences, as well as reactions to some of the hottest angles in pro wrestling history. Plus, they give their opinion on the recent fiery table spot between Cody Rhodes & Andrade El Idolo on AEW Dynamite that set the pro wrestling audience ablaze.
Dec 12, 2021
A Friday Night Off the Hook!
00:31:36

The Weekend Edition is here with Mark Henry & Ryan McKinnell and they recap the craziness in wrestling that we saw Friday night. Mark & Ryan give their reactions to Paul Heyman's edgy promo on Smackdown and this new side of Brock Lesnar. The guys also discuss the hot debut of Hook on AEW Rampage. Lastly, Mike Bennett & Maria Kanellis-Bennet join to show to preview tonight's Final Battle and honor the legacy of ROH.

Dec 11, 2021
Doudrop Deserves More
00:37:17
Dave LaGreca & Mark Henry look into WWE Superstar Doudrop's (Piper Niven) career, and how Niven should be appreciated and perceived moving forward. Also, It's "Tony Time" with AEW President Tony Khan and he previews what we will see tonight on AEW Rampage and more.
Dec 10, 2021
Strong AEW Dynamite at Strong Island
00:32:11
Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray give their reactions and analysis to AEW Dynamite last night, especially CM Punk's Promo in MJF's hometown. Dave & Bully also ponder on the direction of Cody Rhodes' career. Is Cody better as a babyface or a heel? Plus, Dave & Bully have a special announcement for The Holiday Season that you cannot miss!
Dec 09, 2021
Remembering Blackjack Lanza
00:29:15

Dave LaGreca & Bully Ray remember the life of WWE Hall of Famer Blackjack Lanza. Bully reminisces on the moments he shared with Blackjack and explains the impact Lanza had in his life & career during WWF/E's Attitude Era. Plus, the guys talk to WWE Hall of Famer John Bradshaw Layfield, and he pays his respects and shares funny stories he has of the late great Blackjack Lanza.


 

Dec 09, 2021
Is it Over for Johnny TakeOver?
00:36:09
The Fat 'N The Furious reunite and Bully Ray & Tommy Dreamer react to Johnny Gargano's emotional promo on NXT 2.0 last night along with the ending attack by Grayson Waller. Also, Birthday Boy nZo, and The Real 1, joins the guys with a lot of stories to tell!
Dec 08, 2021
Recapping RAW & ROH's Shane Taylor
00:36:32
Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray react to Monday Night RAW, especially the highly anticipated main event match between Becky Lynch and Liv Morgan. Also, the guys are joined by Ring of Honor's Shane Taylor to discuss his match against Kenny King at the Final Battle PPV this weekend as well as his future plans in the pro wrestling business.
Dec 07, 2021
The End of NXT's Black and Gold Era
00:34:48

Dave LaGreca and Bully Ray break down NXT War Games and the changing of the guard from Black and Gold to the new era of 2.0. They react to the latest news of Jeff Hardy prematurely exiting a live event. How do Dave and Bully feel about the War Games matches? They explain it all right here! 

Dec 06, 2021
'The Masters Class': Behind the Surprise
00:23:24
PODCAST EXCLUSIVE: Dave LaGreca, Bully Ray, Mark Henry & Tommy Dreamer get real about big surprises that have rocked the pro wrestling world. From their own crowd-shattering debuts to revealing what it's like in the back before big moments, the guys give you behind the scenes perspective on some of the most shocking memories in pro wrestling.
Dec 05, 2021