A Moment in Time: Jerry ‘The King’ Lawler Declares War on ECW

The year was 1997, and the WWF were in the middle of a ratings war with WCW. In the cross fires of this war, was a small, but resilient promotion called Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW). Many of ECW’s talent and ideas were being plucked bu both the larger, more prominent promotions. Despite ECW’s lack of money and exposure, hardcore wrestling fans knew all about it.

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Late Night FACTS: All the Wrestling Facts, Stats and Trivia You Can Indulge In

Brian Damage

Here we are with some more pro wrestling facts, stats and trivia. Read them in bed, at work or even on the toilet. It’s totally up to your discretion. Some you may already know about, while others not so much. Either way, they are all in good fun so sit back (or stand) and enjoy. Now, without any further adieu….let’s learn!

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Stay in Your Lane: The Brief WWF Career of ‘Sweet’ Stan Lane

‘Sweet’ Stan Lane was known throughout his pro wrestling career as a tag team specialist. He was a part of some of the greatest tag teams in the history of this business including the Fabulous Ones with Steve Keirn, the Midnight Express with Bobby Eaton and The Heavenly Bodies with Tom Prichard. Lane had wrestled for various territories all over the world with a tremendous amount of success. It seemed only natural that Stan would eventually jump ship to the biggest promotion of them all…the World Wrestling Federation.

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Hulk Hogan and Andre The Giant: The Greatest Wrestling Contract Signing There Ever Was

Brian Damage

Watching pro wrestling/sports entertainment for the majority of my life, there are a few things that are almost guaranteed to occur during specific segments of a storyline. If a couple gets “married” on a wrestling show, they are certain for it to end up badly for the bride and groom. Someone will interrupt the service and some sort of truth will be spilled and a fight will almost certainly break out. When a pay per view event is happening, you can bet your last dollar that someone is going through the Spanish Announce Table Lastly, no contract signing on a wrestling show ever ends up with the wrestlers signing the contract and just simply walking away. Continue reading

Wrestling With Sin: 240

Brian Damage

This is the 240th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve 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

Wrestling With Sin: 239

Brian Damage

This is the 239th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve 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

Wrestling With Sin: 238

Brian Damage

This is the 238th installment of the ‘Wrestling with Sin‘ series. A group of stories that delves into the darker, underbelly of pro wrestling. Many of the stories involve 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