DATELINE: DEC 15, 1987 – CAESAR’S PALACE – ATLANTIC CITY, NJ
There were twelve editions of the Slammy Awards, with the first two iterations airing in 1986 and 1987, respectively. After a seven-year hiatus, the awards returned in 1994 on a special edition of WWF Mania. The concept resumed in 1996 and 1997 in a banquet-like format.
The event was aired in syndication on December 19th, 1987 It did an impressive 6.2 national rating and 15 share, finishing second in its time-slot.