Jim Barnett : Once The Most Powerful Man in Pro Wrestling

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Brian Damage

Jim Barnett was considered by many as a very successful promoter and pioneer in the business of professional wrestling. He ran many profitable shows in various territories including Georgia, Florida, Chicago and overseas in Australia. Barnett would quickly become one if not the most powerful promoters in the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA). Today we take a look at his career. Continue reading

Book or Cook? The Booking of the Entire Cruiserweight Division

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Brian Damage, Craig Wilson and Jamie Lithgow

The WWE roster is filled with “superstars” at every level. There are the main roster guys who regularly appear on Raw and SmackDown, those who are used as glorified jobbers and those who are barely used at all. In this series of pieces, we will take an individual wrestler barely used and decide if they are worth keeping or should they be let go. Today we decide if we Book or Cook the Cruiserweights. Continue reading

Wrestling with Sin: Nine3

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Brian Damage

This is the 93rd installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involves such subjects as sex, drugs, greed and in some cases even murder! As with every single story in the Sin series…I do not condone or condemn the alleged participants. We simply retell their stories by researching interviews, newspapers, magazines and various other sources of media. Continue reading

WWE TLC 2016 Preview & Predictions

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Brian Damage and Craig Wilson

Tonight the WWE hosts ‘Tables, Ladders and Chairs 2016’, the annual weapons heavy PPV. It’s Smackdown Live that is in the hot seat tonight with the tag, women’s, IC and WWE title all on the line in gimmick heavy bouts. As is tradition, today we share our preview and predictions ahead of the show. Continue reading