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Wrestling’s Greatest Feuds: Dusty Rhodes vs. The Four Horsemen

The number one way to make money in pro wrestling is with a great feud. Nothing draws bigger at the box office than an exciting rivalry pitting good vs. evil. Some rivalries are based on hatred, some are based on championships, and some are based on nothing more than a motivation to be the best. Today I spotlight one of professional wrestling’s greatest feuds.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
12 days ago  |  Discuss

The 25 Lamest WWE PPV Endings Ever

It didn't take long for Dean Ambrose's exploding-television mishap (Magnavox Overdrive?) to become subject of ridicule. The fact that Ambrose is winless in all pay-per-view bouts post-Shield split (that's since June 2) only makes an incendiary monitor more the source of caustic feeling.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Games News: WWE 2K15 Announces New WCW DLC Pack And More For 2015

WWE has issued the following in regards to their DLC for WWE 2K15, including what the content that is available from today:   2K Announces Availability of First WWE® 2K15 Downloadable Content Offerings WCW® Superstars Bam Bam Bigelow, Diamond Dallas Page, Fit Finlay, Lex Luger and Lord Steven Regal set to join playable, in-game roster New York – December 16, 2014 – 2K today...
Via Wrestling News Depot
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

10 WCW Imports in WWE That Fizzled

What happens next with Sting? Numerous other WCW icons tripped up in WWE, either having a benign tenure or petering out after a promising start. WWE hasn't always been kind to the Atlanta legends, and here are ten examples of something getting lost in translation.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss

What We’re Watching: WCW Halloween Havoc 1989

Welcome to What We’re Watching, a new feature where we discuss… what we’re watching. It’s just that simple. You can expect to see a wide range of shows discussed in the weeks to come, as we plan to cover some international wrestling, and perhaps even the occasional non-wrestling television show. In our first edition, I thought that given the date on the calendar, it would...
Via Between The Ropes
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Best and Worst of WWE WrestleMania X

Welcome! With the arrival of the “Monday Night War” documentary series on the WWE Network, I decided to go back and watch the WWF pay-per-views (most of the Raws are not there yet) from the debut of Raw and beyond.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Best and Worst of WWE Royal Rumble 1994

With Raw beginning to air in January of 1993, I’d follow the WWF on pay-per-view going forward and pick up the WCW when Nitro starts in September of 1995. Next up on the docket is one of the more talked about pay-per-view finishes of the 1990s: the 1994 Royal Rumble.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Best and Worst of WWE Survivor Series 1993

I started back with the 1993 Royal Rumble, the first pay-per-view after Monday Night Raw began airing and decided I would keep going, picking up WCW’s pay-per-views right after Monday Nitro debuts. We’re to the fall/winter of 1993 and what used to be my favorite yearly event: Survivor Series.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Eric Bischoff Shoots On Lex Luger & Hulk Hogan

In the trailer for Eric Bischoff’s upcoming RF Shoot video, he revealed that Hulk Hogan actually kicked him out of his house for suggesting that he join the nWo. Here are highlights, followed by the trailer: On what Hogan said when he suggested the angle: “Brother, I gotta pick my kids up from school, thanks for coming by. You’ll never know my character until you’ve walked...
Via TNA Wrestling News
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Eric Bischoff Shoots On Lex Luger & Hulk Hogan

In the trailer for Eric Bischoff’s upcoming RF Shoot video, he revealed that Hulk Hogan actually kicked him out of his house for suggesting that he join the nWo. Here are highlights, followed by the trailer: On what Hogan said when he suggested the angle: “Brother, I gotta pick my kids up from school, thanks for coming by. You’ll never know my character until you’ve walked...
Via WZR Online
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

A History of Havoc: A look back at WCW Halloween Havoc Part 1

Yes, I am writing something other than Nitro reviews! Of course, it’s in my comfort zone (WCW) and we’re talking about my favorite series of Pay-Per-Views of all time: Halloween Havoc.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
October 03, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Makes Significant Error with Packaging on New Sting DVD

- The packaging for WWE’s new Sting DVD and Blu-ray that came out today features a noticeable error, at least to hardcore fans of Sting. On the back of the box, there is a photo of the impostor version of Sting, seen below: Congratulations, Jeff Farmer for sneaking your way onto the new Sting DVD packaging as the nWo Sting. #mistake? pic.twitter.com/fugDkUx7TL — WCW WorldWide...
Via Wrestle Scoop
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Makes Significant Error with Packaging on New Sting DVD and Blu-ray Set

- The packaging for WWE's new Sting DVD and Blu-ray that came out today features a noticeable error, at least to hardcore fans of Sting. On the back of the box, there is a photo of the impostor version of Sting, seen below: Congratulations, Jeff Farmer for sneaking your way onto the new Sting DVD packaging as the nWo Sting. #mistake? pic.twitter.com/fugDkUx7TL— WCW WorldWide...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
September 23, 2014  |  Discuss

WCW Monday Nitro Episode Four Review: MENG

It should be noted that Vader was finally taken out of the intro and replaced by Lex Luger. Bischoff, Heenan and Mongo start us off. Mongo has that stupid dog with him and I’ve basically ignored Mongo on commentary.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Best and Worst of WWE SummerSlam 1993

We’re to the summer of 1993 and the biggest even that isn’t WWE Wrestlemania...it is SummerSlam.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

WCW Nitro episode 2 review: The war begins

First off, I have to give props to WCW as the Nitro set is pretty cool for its time. Nice amount of pyro and lighting, really a step-up from what they had been presenting on Saturday Night. The all-metallic motif would set the standard for pro wrestling sets for years to come.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING NEWS: Former WWE &WCW Wrestler Dead at 43

According to PWInsider, former WWE and WCW wrestler Sean O’Haire (real name: Sean Christopher Haire) has passed away at the age of 43. The official obituary notes that he died Monday, in his home in Spartanburg, NC. O’Haire was trained at the WCW Power Plant, and made his pro wrestling debut on an episode of WCW Nitro in 2000. In his year with the company he became a three-time...
Via Ring Kings
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WWE Network Monday Nitro Episode 1 review: And so we begin

WCW came out swinging for the first Nitro, knowing that they were running unopposed to Raw. Brian Pillman vs Jushin Liger in a rematch of their SuperBrawl ’92 classic, Sting vs Ric Flair in a continuation of the greatest rivalries in WCW history and Hulk Hogan in the main event against Big Bubba Rogers.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Best and Worst of WWE WrestleMania IX

Welcome! With the arrival of the “Monday Night War” documentary series on the WWE Network, I decided to go back and watch the WWF pay-per-views (most of the Raws are not there yet) from the debut of Raw and beyond.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on Lesnar Returning to SmackDown, Monday Night War, Nitro

- Above is the video for the October 21st WWE SmackDown tapings from the INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas, advertising WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar. It was reported after word came out that the reports of Lesnar appearing were incorrect. Dave Meltzer provided the following update in response to a fan: “Talent relations knows nothing of such a booking for Lesnar...
Via Wrestle Scoop
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Update on Brock Lesnar Returning to SmackDown, Two Versions of Monday Night War, Nitro

- Above is the video for the October 21st WWE SmackDown tapings from the INTRUST Bank Arena in Wichita, Kansas, advertising WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar. It was reported after word came out that the reports of Lesnar appearing were incorrect. Dave Meltzer provided the following update in response to a fan: “Talent relations knows nothing of such a booking for Lesnar...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Wacky World of Wrestling Mugshots

It is next to impossible to look our best at all times. This is especially true when it comes to comes to those unfortunate times when the boys in blue are taking your finger prints, reading you your rights, and telling you to look directly into the camera. It has been decided, by whom I am not sure, that it is as good a time as any to reminisce and maybe even giggle at some of...
Via Ring Kings
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Former WWF/WCW superstar now confined to a wheelchair

Like we needed anymore proof that some of our heroes are mortal after all… Sources have reported that after years of his health deteriorating, former WCW and WWF star Lex Luger is now confined to a wheelchair. Those sources report that Luger has been in poor health ever since he suffered a spinal stroke in late 2007. The stroke Luger temporary paralyzed. Luger remained in a quadriplegic...
Via Ring Kings
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Five reasons you cannot blame Jim Herd for firing Ric Flair

The story of Ric Flair being fired by Jim Herd is a rather one-sided story; Herd is a doofus and fires the greatest wrestler of all time. Except, was Herd really wrong?
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

The biggest busts in WWE history

Hype isn’t always a good thing for a new WWE wrestler. Sometimes too much hype can create unattainable expectations from fans. The cream doesn’t always rise to the top in these instances as these 10 busts can attest to.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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