Jamie Lithgow, Craig Wilson & Brian Damage
In ‘This Week in Wrestling’ Jamie shares what Raw taught him this week, Craig talks about Smackdown and wrestling doppelgängers and Brian shares with us the best wrestling related images he’s come across this week.
All that and more in this edition of This Week in Wrestling…
‘A Moment in Time‘ returns to the blog as Brian looks at the passing of Joey Marella, the WWF referee and son of WWE Hall of Famer Gorilla Monsoon.
Brian Damage & Jamie Lithgow
The world of wrestling subjects us to a whole host of emotions. From ecstasy through to outright dejection at times. It can also create emotional moments that live long in our memories and that is the focus of this week’s Top Five as Brian and Jamie list emotional moments in wrestling.
This is the 32nd installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that often looks at the darker, seedier side of professional wrestling. Many of these stories involve sex, drugs, arrests and sometimes even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series…I do not condone nor do I condemn the alleged participants. Continue reading
Missed Wrestling Opportunities returns today with the focus on Michael Shawn Hettinga, better known from his time with WWE as Mike Knox or at TNA under the moniker Knux. Continue reading
Throughout the history of pro wrestling bookers and promoters have always tried to come up with new, creative and innovative ideas to generate interest in their product. Some ideas have not only succeeded…but flourished. Others were DOA from the get go. Then there are those ideas which initially were innovative…but for various reasons….faded away. Those are the focus of this latest series of posts titled ‘Great Ideas That Didn’t Last’. Continue reading
Craig Wilson, Brian Damage, Chris Flackett & Jamie Lithgow
After a very good Wrestlemania and an eventful Raw the following night, WWE has now settled into it’s notoriously ‘quiet spell’ before heading towards ‘Money in the Bank’ and ‘Summerslam’. Before this ‘quiet spell’ begins however, WWE embark upon their annual bi-annual European tour, usual headlined by an episode of Raw from over this side of the Atlantic. These shows are usually wildly exciting, in no small part due to the fans in attendance. However, Raw from London on Monday night was met with a lukewarm reaction from most of RTDB team. Let’s see what they have to say about this, and the general state of WWE’s flagship show…