Icons of Wrestling #44 – The Disciple

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Jamie Lithgow

Height: 6’4″
Weight: 272 lb
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Glory Days: 1998-1999
Fun Fact: Despite dressing like a biker and his WCW bio stating that he likes to ride Harleys, The Disciple never once rode or was even seen near a bike on WCW TV, not even at the Road Wild pay per view.

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Top Five Worst Championship Belts

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Jamie Lithgow & Brian Damage

A couple of weeks ago we chronicled our favourite championship belts from wrestling’s past and present. However, today the shoe is on the other foot as we consider the belts that did not have us rushing to buy a replica version. This week’s Top Five is all about the worst championship belts.

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Book or Cook? The Booking of EC3

Brian Damage, Benjamin Trecroci, Craig Wilson and Padraic Toolan

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 EC3. Continue reading

Wrestling With Sin: 214

Brian Damage

This is the 214th 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