PTBN All Time PPV Draft

Welcome to Place to Be Nation’s All Time Pay-Per-View Draft! Eight staff members huddled up for a 30 round snake style draft to build a roster of the greatest wrestling PPVs to ever air. Below are the results of the draft, each drafter’s “roster” and explanations from the drafters about their strategies plus more.

The slots to fill were as follows:
Wrestlemania: 3
SummerSlam: 2
Royal Rumble: 2
Survivor Series: 2
WWE Non Big Four: 7
WCW: 4
ECW: 2
NXT: 2
Flex (Limited to 1 NXT or WM): 6

The Draft:

Round 1:

Jacob Williams: WrestleMania XIX
Jennifer Smith: WrestleMania X-7
Logan Crosland: Money in the Bank 2011
Steve Riddle: SummerSlam 2002
Trent Williams:
WrestleMania XXIV
JT Rozzero:
SummerSlam 2013
Tyler Kelley:
Great American Bash 1989
Neil Trama: 
WrestleMania X

Round 2:

Neil Trama: WrestleMania III
Tyler Kelley:
Extreme Rules 2012
JT Rozzero:
Takeover: New Orleans
Trent Williams:
Takeover: Toronto
Steve Riddle:
IYH: Canadian Stampede
Logan Crosland:
WrestleMania XXX
Jennifer Smith:
Uncensored 1995
Jacob Williams: 
Takeover: Philadelphia

Round 3:

Jacob Williams: Royal Rumble 1992
Jennifer Smith: SummerSlam 1992
Logan Crosland: Takeover: Dallas
Steve Riddle: Takeover: Brooklyn
Trent Williams:
SummerSlam 2001
JT Rozzero:
One Night Stand 2006
Tyler Kelley:
No Way Out 2001
Neil Trama: 
Royal Rumble 2000

Round 4:

Neil Trama: Barely Legal 1997
Tyler Kelley:
WrestleMania XX
JT Rozzero:
Takeover: Brooklyn II
Trent Williams:
Spring Stampede 1994
Steve Riddle:
WrestleMania 23
Logan Crosland:
Survivor Series 2002
Jennifer Smith:
Takeover: Chicago II
Jacob Williams: 
WrestleMania VI

Round 5:

Jacob Williams: SuperBrawl II
Jennifer Smith: Vengeance 2003
Logan Crosland: WrestleWar 1992
Steve Riddle: Survivor Series 1996
Trent Williams:
Survivor Series 1987
JT Rozzero:
WrestleMania 22
Tyler Kelley:
Takeover: Brooklyn IV
Neil Trama: 
SummerSlam 1998

Round 6:

Neil Trama: Takeover: Phoenix
Tyler Kelley:
SummerSlam 1989
JT Rozzero:
Royal Rumble 2007
Trent Williams:
WrestleMania 21
Steve Riddle:
Starrcade 1985
Logan Crosland:
SummerSlam 2000
Jennifer Smith:
Survivor Series 1998
Jacob Williams: 
Judgment Day 2000

Round 7:

Jacob Williams: SummerSlam 2011
Jennifer Smith: Halloween Havoc 1995
Logan Crosland: Royal Rumble 2001
Steve Riddle: Takeover: Chicago
Trent Williams:
Heatwave 1998
JT Rozzero:
Slamboree 1994
Tyler Kelley:
WrestleMania VIII
Neil Trama: 
Backlash 2004

Round 8:

Neil Trama: SummerSlam 1991
Tyler Kelley:
Royal Rumble 2008
JT Rozzero:
WrestleMania VII
Trent Williams:
WrestleMania XXXIII
Steve Riddle:
Royal Rumble 1991
Logan Crosland:
WrestleMania XXXI
Jennifer Smith:
WrestleMania X-8
Jacob Williams: 
Vengance 2005

Round 9:

Jacob Williams: Chi-Town Rumble
Jennifer Smith: Royal Rumble 1990
Logan Crosland: Unforgiven 2006
Steve Riddle: WrestleMania XIV
Trent Williams:
Survivor Series 1995
JT Rozzero:
King of the Ring 1993
Tyler Kelley:
WrestleMania XXVIII
Neil Trama: 
Fully Loaded 2000

Round 10:

Neil Trama: Takeover: War Games II
Tyler Kelley:
WrestleMania V
JT Rozzero:
All In
Trent Williams:
Royal Rumble 2019
Steve Riddle:
Survivor Series 2001
Logan Crosland:
Survivor Series 1988
Jennifer Smith:
Starrcade 1983
Jacob Williams: 
SummerSlam 2016

Round 11:

Jacob Williams: Royal Rumble 2005
Jennifer Smith: WrestleMania XXVI
Logan Crosland: WrestleMania XII
Steve Riddle: SummerSlam 1997
Trent Williams:
Evolution 2018
JT Rozzero:
WrestleMania XXV
Tyler Kelley:
No Mercy 2002
Neil Trama: 
Survivor Series 1993

Round 12:

Neil Trama: Backlash 2000
Tyler Kelley:
Survivor Series 1997
JT Rozzero:
SummerSlam 2005
Trent Williams:
One Night Stand 2005
Steve Riddle:
Royal Rumble 2002
Logan Crosland:
Royal Rumble 2004
Jennifer Smith:
Survivor Series 2018
Jacob Williams: 
Takeover: Rival

Round 13:

Jacob Williams: Great American Bash 1996
Jennifer Smith: Takeover: R-Evolution
Logan Crosland: Bash at the Beach 1996
Steve Riddle: King of the Ring 1998
Trent Williams:
Beach Blast 1992
JT Rozzero:
Spring Stampede 1999
Tyler Kelley:
Takeover: War Games
Neil Trama: 
Starrcade 1988

Round 14:

Neil Trama: IYH: International Incident
Tyler Kelley:
SuperBrawl IV
JT Rozzero:
Royal Rumble 2016
Trent Williams:
Royal Rumble 1998
Steve Riddle:
Starrcade 1995
Logan Crosland:
SummerSlam 2014
Jennifer Smith:
No Mercy 2008
Jacob Williams: 
TLC 2012

Round 15:

Jacob Williams: SuperBrawl III
Jennifer Smith: Hardcore Heaven 1997
Logan Crosland: Halloween Havoc 1993
Steve Riddle: Spring Stampede 1997
Trent Williams:
Halloween Havoc 1997
JT Rozzero:
Royal Rumble 1994
Tyler Kelley:
Royal Rumble 2018
Neil Trama: 
WrestleMania XXXIV

Round 16:

Neil Trama: Survivor Series 1992
Tyler Kelley:
No Way Out 2000
JT Rozzero:
Money in the Bank 2016
Trent Williams:
SummerSlam 1993
Steve Riddle:
WrestleMania 2000
Logan Crosland:
Takeover: Orlando
Jennifer Smith:
Royal Rumble 1995
Jacob Williams: 
IYH: Final Four

Round 17:

Jacob Williams: Anarchy Rulz 1999
Jennifer Smith: Elimination Chamber 2019
Logan Crosland: King of the Ring 2001
Steve Riddle: Takeover: Respect
Trent Williams:
Takeover: Blackpool
JT Rozzero:
Takeover: London
Tyler Kelley:
WrestleWar 1990
Neil Trama: 
King of the Ring 1994

Round 18:

Neil Trama: Survivor Series 1990
Tyler Kelley:
SummerSlam 2009
JT Rozzero:
King of the Ring 1996
Trent Williams:
Living Dangerously 1999
Steve Riddle:
TLC 2011
Logan Crosland:
Armageddon 2008
Jennifer Smith:
SummerSlam 2004
Jacob Williams: 
Survivor Series 2011

Round 19:

Jacob Williams: WrestleMania 13
Jennifer Smith: Starrcade 1993
Logan Crosland: Backlash 2007
Steve Riddle: Over the Edge 1998
Trent Williams:
Lockdown 2006
JT Rozzero:
Extreme Rules 2010
Tyler Kelley:
Survivor Series 2007
Neil Trama: 
Royal Rumble 2003

Round 20:

Neil Trama: WrestleMania I
Tyler Kelley:
Uncensored 1998
JT Rozzero:
Royal Rumble 2010
Trent Williams:
Hog Wild 1996
Steve Riddle:
No Mercy 1999
Logan Crosland:
WrestleWar 1991
Jennifer Smith:
King of the Ring 1995
Jacob Williams: 
Survivor Series 2014

Round 21:

Jacob Williams: IYH: Bad Blood 1997
Jennifer Smith: Backlash 2009
Logan Crosland: Vengeance 2001
Steve Riddle: Hardcore Heaven 1999
Trent Williams:
Takeover: Brooklyn III
JT Rozzero:
Halloween Havoc 1990
Tyler Kelley:
Starrcade 1986
Neil Trama: 
In Your House #5

Round 22:

Neil Trama: SummerSlam 1999
Tyler Kelley:
Invasion 2001
JT Rozzero:
No Mercy 2001
Trent Williams:
Starrcade 1992
Steve Riddle:
Armageddon 2000
Logan Crosland:
Armageddon 2002
Jennifer Smith:
IYH: Beware of Dog 1996
Jacob Williams: 
WrestleMania 29

Round 23:

Jacob Williams: In Your House #6
Jennifer Smith: Money in the Bank 2013
Logan Crosland: Turning Point 2009
Steve Riddle: Bash at the Beach 1994
Trent Williams:
Money in the Bank 2012
JT Rozzero:
Fall Brawl 1997
Tyler Kelley:
WrestleWar 1989
Neil Trama: 
In Your House #2

Round 24:

Neil Trama: Royal Rumble 1993
Tyler Kelley:
No Way Out 2004
JT Rozzero:
Survivor Series 2003
Trent Williams:
One Night Stand 2008
Steve Riddle:
Payback 2015
Logan Crosland:
Survivor Series 2005
Jennifer Smith:
Guilty as Charged 1999
Jacob Williams: 
Survivor Series 1989

Round 25:

Jacob Williams: Halloween Havoc 1989
Jennifer Smith: World War 3 1995
Logan Crosland: SummerSlam 2003
Steve Riddle: Guilty as Charged 2001
Trent Williams:
Bound for Glory 2006
JT Rozzero:
Survivor Series 2017
Tyler Kelley:
Elimination Chamber 2014
Neil Trama: 
Guilty as Charged 2000

Round 26:

Neil Trama: SuperBrawl VI
Tyler Kelley:
Unbreakable 2005
JT Rozzero:
SummerSlam 1988
Trent Williams:
No Way Out 2006
Steve Riddle:
IYH: St. Valentine’s Day Massacre 1999
Logan Crosland:
Royal Rumble 1996
Jennifer Smith:
Takeover: San Antonio
Jacob Williams: 
Heatwave 1999

Round 27:

Jacob Williams: IYH: Mind Games 1996
Jennifer Smith: Beach Blast 1993
Logan Crosland: NXT Takeover
Steve Riddle: One Night Only 1997
Trent Williams:
Starrcade 1996
JT Rozzero:
Vengeance 2002
Tyler Kelley:
Extreme Rules 2016
Neil Trama: 
Unforgiven 1999

Round 28:

Neil Trama: Unforgiven 2001
Tyler Kelley:
Man Up 2007
JT Rozzero:
Money in the Bank 2015
Trent Williams:
Money in the Bank 2018
Steve Riddle:
SummerSlam 2008
Logan Crosland:
November to Remember 1999
Jennifer Smith:
Great American Bash 1990
Jacob Williams: 
Payback 2013

Round 29:

Jacob Williams: Mercury Rising 2018
Jennifer Smith: SuperBrawl IX
Logan Crosland: Heatwave 2000
Steve Riddle: No Mercy 2000
Trent Williams:
Hell in a Cell 2016
JT Rozzero:
Hardcore Heaven 2000
Tyler Kelley:
Anarchy Rulz 2000
Neil Trama: 
Starrcade 2000

Round 30:

Neil Trama: World War 3 1997
Tyler Kelley:
November to Remember 2000
JT Rozzero:
Massacre on 34 Street 2000
Trent Williams:
Slammiversary XVI
Steve Riddle:
Elimination Chamber 2011
Logan Crosland:
SummerSlam 1995
Jennifer Smith:
Slamboree 2000
Jacob Williams: 
Heroes of Wrestling

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Author: Place to Be Nation Staff

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