Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer is back today with tons to talk about including WE GOTTA TALK ABOUT CONOR, UFC's reactions, three fights canceled, and more, plus CM Punk's next fight, FOX TV update, Brock Lesnar, WALEMANIA, the death of Johnny Valiant, Smackdown and 205 Live, tons of thoughts on the Andre the Giant documentary, and more! A fun show as always so check it out~!
Of course, the first thing Dave and Bryan talk about is the Conor McGregor situation where he threw a metal dolly, injuring a number of fighters in the process. They talk about the latest on the situation and the ramifications it will have on him and the UFC, including the FOX deal.
Dana White says Brock Lesnar is coming to the UFC. Meanwhile, CM Punk vs. Mike Jackson has also been officially set as other upcoming matches are discussed.
Both Dave and Bryan are in New Orleans for WrestleMania weekend activities. Topics include Will Ospreay and his crazy schedule and Walemania. Dave also talks about the Andre the Giant documentary set to air on HBO and Johnny Valiant’s passing.
Dave and Bryan wrap things up with thoughts on SmackDown and 205 Live.
Start - 8:37: Conor McGregor
8:37 - 9:54: Brock Lesnar/UFC
9:54 - 12:28: CM Punk fight set
12:28 - 19:27: WaleMania IV
19:27 - 29:57: Andre the Giant
29:57 - 37:14: Johnny Valiant
37:14 - end: SmackDown and 205 Live