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0 Subject: S40 discussion

Posted by: RJ
- [16158169] Wed, Apr 17, 2019, 10:25

I am considering dealing my #1 and/or 2 for future picks package.
May look at selling the farm even and rebuilding. Inquire within.
1R-Money
      ID: 153121721
      Wed, Apr 17, 2019, 23:55
I know I am not the most active user here but after some thoughts and reviewing I wanted to propose a change that could increase the number of ADD/Drops - Last season we had less than 1 per week, and id wager most seasons would hold that.

Basically what I believe this will do is force the deeper rosters to cut talent during the season for the weaker teams to possibly still compete.

Roster Format suggestion
Current - 6 Starters, 2 bench, 1 prospect (100 pt rule)

Proposal - 5 Starters, 1 bench, Up to 3 "Farm Team"

Each wrestler starts the season with "Farm team" eligibility, they lose that eligibility when they are started for more than 1 week, hold a title, compete in a title match or Main Event. End of season "Farm Team" can be kept if they maintained their eligibility throughout the season. Any FARM TEAM Keepers will take up your latest draft picks similar to the prospect pick.

potential thought - If a wrestler is dropped they can have Farm-team status for any team that has not previously owned them the current season

Potential thought 2 - I am not married to the name Farm team - just went with the baseball term.

2RJ
      ID: 16158169
      Thu, Apr 18, 2019, 10:02
I am waiting to hear back from a manager on potential deal we had in place. If don’t hear back in the next couple hours I will post my pick.
3GO
      ID: 14143919
      Thu, Apr 18, 2019, 11:36
I do think the starting lineup can be reviewed. Although i feel there are a number of scorers not even rostered so not sure if i want to add more to that pile. MORE starters might help lesser teams win with depth vs. a couple big stars. Although i have no clue how to adjust the excel chart to accomplish changing it anyway. I already have an issue with some missing scores off my free agent list that i cant figure out.

I am not against adding more prospect or farm team type slots. But it sounds like it would increase the complexity in tracking everything. Its already pretty hard to watch for that one prospect hitting thresholds as it is. We tried to make it as simple as possible with the initial introduction of the prospect slot.
4RJ
      ID: 16158169
      Thu, Apr 18, 2019, 11:51
I pretty much like it as is. It’s already quite a bit to keep track of for the admins like you said GO.
5RJ
      ID: 16158169
      Thu, Apr 18, 2019, 21:58
Wow this may be the fastest moving draft we’ve had or at least since I started playing. We’re already nearly done ✅.
6 Samson
      ID: 567152914
      Tue, Apr 23, 2019, 16:09
I just wanted to say thank you to everyone who has helped me learn how all of this works. I enjoy it even if I struggle sometimes. Thanks for letting a complete n00b join in on the fun. That is all.

Love,
Sam
7GO
      ID: 14143919
      Tue, Apr 23, 2019, 20:53
No problem. Feel free to ask anyone questions as we are here to help with the all the crazy rules lol...
8 Samson
      ID: 567152914
      Wed, May 01, 2019, 08:17
Great..Jeff Hardy is shelved. Just my luck. AM I allowed to bench him and call up Mustafa to my roster?
9GO
      ID: 14143919
      Wed, May 01, 2019, 09:11
Yes, your bench and starting lineup can be changed around every week.

Its only your prospect that is a one time callup and you have to drop someone.

So in Roster thread just simply write..
Start Ali, Bench Hardy
10R-Money
      ID: 153121721
      Sun, May 12, 2019, 00:21
Scoring the Jedah event june 7th as a PPV or regular show?
11GO
      ID: 14143919
      Mon, May 13, 2019, 09:37
PPV
12GO
      ID: 14143919
      Wed, Jun 05, 2019, 09:19
FYI rosters for next week will freeze at PPV start time... around 2pm est on Friday

PPV, RAW, SD
13R-Money
      ID: 153121721
      Wed, Jun 12, 2019, 09:25
Offering Roman and/or Miz - looking for a first for one, or the right price for both.
14Zyre
      ID: 581136178
      Thu, Jun 20, 2019, 18:56
Lars Sullivan news rumors speculation

According to this week’s Wrestling Observer Newsletter, contrary reports have been confirmed. Dave Meltzer writes that the injury is more severe than originally believed, and Sullivan looks to be out for the next 6 - 9 months. If this update is accurate, we won’t see Lars again until early 2020. We should get a confirmation from WWE about the injury, as they typically release official updates when a talent is sidelined for a considerable amount of time.
15R-Money
      ID: 153121721
      Thu, Jun 20, 2019, 21:29
There goes GO's super one sided trade attempt!! Jk

Lars is sitting at 126 this season so ineligible for prospect spot in season 41, but after that.... could be a good stash. Early 2020 return is prime for a mania push if they still love him.

Ill put money on him not returning until after mania however.
1561097836 Zyre
      ID: 581136178
      Fri, Jun 21, 2019, 01:18
Not being content to find himself out of the limelight the best in the world Shane McMahon is open to being acquired by a playoff contender for a playoff run so he can use his amazing McMahon genetic jackhammer powers and undeserved push to lead you to a championship.

That being said if there are any interest in acquiring Shane's services ahead of Sunday's trade deadline please forward any inquiries to the email address on file for the stable formerly known as Chaos and now under New Management as the Dark Carnival
1561097837R-Money
      ID: 153121721
      Fri, Jun 21, 2019, 22:42
Zyre I think you broke the thread.

I dont have a huge kayfabe story but I will say Miz, Xavier, Bliss up for trades before the buzzer.
1561097838Zyre
      ID: 581136178
      Thu, Jul 18, 2019, 21:47
Is this something that you guys think should be stored?

WWE ADDING LIVE NETWORK SPECIAL NEXT WEEKEND, WWE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH TO HEADLINE
by Mike Johnson @ 3:44 PM on 7/18/2019

WWE announced this afternoon that they will stream a live WWE Network special on Saturday 7/27 titled Slackville from Nashville, TN, headlined by Kofi Kingston defending the WWE Championship against Samoa Joe and Dolph Ziggler.

The official announcement reads:

SMACKVILLE to feature WWE Championship Triple Threat Match live on WWE Network July 27
WWE is proud to announce the SMACKVILLE special event, featuring a Triple Threat Match for the WWE Championship and streaming live from Nashville, Tenn. exclusively on the award-winning WWE Network on Saturday, July 27.

The explosive in-ring action will include a main event Triple Threat Match for the WWE Championship in which Kofi Kingston will be challenged by Dolph Ziggler and Samoa Joe. In addition, newly crowned Intercontinental Champion Shinsuke Nakamura will go head-to-head with former titleholder Finn Bálor in a rematch from WWE Extreme Rules. The evening will also feature a special musical performance by Elias.

Don’t miss SMACKVILLE, streaming live from Music City, U.S.A., on Saturday, July 27, at 9 ET/6 PT, exclusively on WWE Networ
1561097839GO
      ID: 14143919
      Thu, Jul 18, 2019, 22:51
I would say no... but not sure how to explain why not this but yes to i.e. Super Showdown.
1561097840Greg Rude
      ID: 1411341921
      Thu, Jul 18, 2019, 23:41
Yeah I agree with GO, they're basically hyping up house shows to sell the network
21R-Money
      ID: 153121721
      Fri, Jul 19, 2019, 18:38
We should set criteria for next season since they're listing this right along side of PPV's Maybe number of "non-dark" matches?

ex. the shields last chapter had 7 matches, but 4 were never aired. Meanwhile super show down had 10 matches - zero dark (1 preshow)

Suggestion

"aired" live - TV, network or internet LIVE - not taped.

Run at least 2 hours

Have at LEAST 5 official matches

things like 205 live, NXT, Main Event dont meet these criteria... and sadly some recent raws might not either.

Anyway just some thoughts, always good to grow with the digital expansion.
22GO
      ID: 14143919
      Fri, Jul 19, 2019, 21:30
Seems like a good starting point for criteria. Think it also needs to be announced more that a month or so in advance. Or even by the time the see season starts.
23Zyre
      ID: 581136178
      Fri, Jul 19, 2019, 22:27
I like that idea R-Money especially the air live part but I would probably air on the side of four matches just because they can be pathetic with filler at time. And on a completely different subject why do I get the impression that if the season was just starting now I might end up being in the thick of it with I'm not going to lose the match for a long time it looks like Aleister Black and in line for a big ass push Bray Wyatt aka the fiend plus my Viking Raiders are good for 25 points each every time they show up on television. At least Shane is a lock to protect both Black and Bray for me as Shane has to be close to being a top five score overall at this point much to all of our chagrin.
24Zyre
      ID: 581136178
      Fri, Jul 19, 2019, 22:29
Looks like they've updated the card and they've doubled their mats total no one or both of these extra matches could be dark

Local advertising in Nashville on the Bridgestone Arena's website features the following matches listed for the 7/27 WWE Smackville special on the WWE Network:

*WWE Champion Kofi Kingston vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Samoa Joe.

*WWE Intercontinental Champion Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Finn Bálor.

*WWE Smackdown Women's Champion Bayley vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Alexa Bliss (with Nikki Cross).

*WWE Smackdown Tag Team Champions The New Day in action.

*A musical performance by Elias
25Zyre
      ID: 581136178
      Sun, Aug 11, 2019, 22:11
Congratulations Great One for a great victory and congratulations R-money on a hard-fought second place.
26GO
      ID: 14143919
      Mon, Aug 12, 2019, 14:58
Thanks. I think i won. R$ was working the final numbers with Price Waterhouse Cooper... it did come down to Seth actually winning the belt as best i can tell... which is exactly why we reworked the calendar to end on these big shows (and live).
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