'Storage Wars: New York' Season 2 premiere: Big Steve Valenti is here to shake things up

"Storage Wars: New York," one of two spin-offs of the popular "Storage Wars" on A&E, premiered its second season Tuesday night (July 9) with the introduction of a new contender -- Big Steve Valenti (right).In the premiere episode, the buyers headed to Trenton, NJ and Big Steve makes his debut. He runs a Brooklyn flea market and is none too popular with the "SW:NY" regulars, especially because his preferred bidding method is to bang on the storage lockers' metal doors.Big Steve did win one locker -- full of candy vending machines, the ones you see in car dealerships and laundromats that have three columns. He figures they're worth $3500.Harlem is the destination for the second episode. One of the big storylines is Chris and Tad's shop in Hoboken being ravaged by Hurricane Sandy. But they're ready to rebuild and they start with a marble table, a taxidermied turtle and a fair condition first-edition "The Adventures...

New Season of 'Storage Wars: New York' to Premiere Tuesday, July 9 on A&E

A&E Network is breaking the locks off the tri-state area’s abandoned storage units with the season premiere of its latest hit series “Storage Wars: New York.” Read More...

'Storage Wars: New York: Joe P Has 'ESP'

Joe "P" Pauletich is on his way to becoming the breakout star of the newest incarnation of the " Storage Wars " empire. The Queens native took center stage almost immediately during the premiere of " Storage Wars: New York " with his approach to buying storage lockers. "I have a sixth sense when it comes to buying storage rooms," Joe explained. "They all talk to you in a different way. When that door opens, it’s like stepping into another dimension." At another point he claimed to have ESP, defining it as "Extraordinary Storage Perception." Strange, perhaps, but Joe's methods were working. He picked up a unit filled with original artwork for only $1,500. According to the show, he made over $16,000. Get to know the personalities of "Storage Wars: New York" every Tuesday at 10 p.m. EST on A&E. TV Replay scours the vast television landscape to find the most interesting, amusing, and, on a good day, amazing moments, and delivers them right to your browser.