On Episode 43 of The Kevin Kelly Show, Kevin & JT discuss the news of the day, including a look at Sting’s injury, Raw’s ratings, WWE’s lack of stars and more.
Kevin then welcomes in former wrestling star Dan Spivey for a chat. Dan discusses meeting his wife in the WWE in 1995, his battle with and recovery from alcohol and drug addiction, his experiences with WWE’s sponsored rehab program, his final days as Waylon Mercy and how the run ended, how he has paid his recovery forward, Roddy Piper’s passing, his trek through Florida, WWF & Japan, his regrets about not spending more time as Waylon Mercy and more!
The boys then talk about WWE Night of Champions, ROH All Star Extravaganza (spoilers included), PPV pricing and touch on some football before closing out the show.
Be sure to check out Ann Spivey’s children’s book “I Believe in Me” as well as the work Dan Spivey does as a sober sponsor at the soon to be redesigned www.soberchoice.com.
So please join us for another great episode of the Kevin Kelly Show!
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Past Kevin Kelly Show episodes include:
Episode 42 – Headlines
Episode 41 – Adam Cole Returns
Episode 40 – Jay Lethal
Episode 39 – “The Patriot” Del Wilkes
Episode 38 – Todd Sinclair
Episode 37 – A Tribute to the American Dream
Episode 36 – Steve Corino Returns!
Episode 35 – Dr. Tom Returns, Again!
Episode 34 – The Blue Meanie
Episode 33 – Matt Taven
Episode 32 – Truth Martini
Episode 31 – Featuring Moose
Episode 30 – Featuring Jay Briscoe
Episode 29 – Featuring Stevie Richards
Episode 28 – Featuring Brian Blair
Episode 27 – Featuring Mark Briscoe
Episode 26 – Featuring Cary Silkin
Episode 25 – Featuring Jim Ross
Episode 24 – Featuring Dennis Stamp
Episode 23 – Featuring More Dr. Tom Prichard
Episode 22 – Featuring Bobby Cruise & RD Evans
Episode 21 – Featuring Gangrel
Episode 20 – Featuring Kyle O’Reilly
Episode 19 – Featuring Matt Hardy
Episode 18 – Featuring Dr. Tom Prichard
Episode 17 – Featuring ACH
Episode 16 – Featuring Ray Rowe & Rob Conway
Episode 15 – Featuring Dale Arnold
Episode 14 – Featuring Danny Cage
Episode 13 – Featuring Mike Mondo
Episode 12 – Featuring Maria Kanellis
Episode 11 – Featuring Bobby Fish
Episode 10 – Featuring Sean Grande
Episode 9 – Featuring Diamond Dallas Page
Episode 8 – Featuring “Brutal” Bob Evans
Episode 7 – Featuring Steve Corino
Episode 6 – Featuring Ashley Sixx and Zach Gowen
Episode 5 – Featuring Adam Pearce
Episode 4 – Featuring Mike Bennett
Episode 3 – Featuring Hanson
Episode 2 – Featuring AJ Styles
Episode 1 – Featuring Adam Cole