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BRIAN PILLMAN RUMORS

Dean Ambrose is a ringer for Brian Pillman

When it comes to Dean Ambrose and his “lunatic fringe” act he displays each week (not sure what will happen to him now that The Shield is no longer a WWE “thing”), the one guy who resembles the former United States Champion is all too simple – Brian Pillman.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

A Shield Divided Is Still Standing Strong

While some will debate if it was the right time to break up The Shield, you could conclude that there may never have been that perfect time. The simple reality was always there was too much emerging talent in that group for it to last over the long run. It’s not like they are not likely to cross paths and reform at various points in their WWE careers. We are a few weeks into things...
Via Between The Ropes
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Blog: WWE Battleground Predictions, Hulk Hogan’s Status, Brian Pillman’s Passing

- WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on jrsbarbq.com. Here are some highlights:Brian Pillman’s passing: My friend Brian Pillman died on this day in 1997 at the age of 35. I think of Brian every day in some fashion. Brian was obsessed with pro wrestling, amazingly unpredictable, and a classic, athletic overachiever. Brian could be described as “brilliantly...
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Ross Blog: Battleground Predictions, Brian Pillman’s Passing & More

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on JrsBarBq.com. Here are some highlights. Brian Pillman’s passing: My friend Brian Pillman died on this day in 1997 at the age of 35. I think of Brian every day in some fashion. Brian was obsessed with pro wrestling, amazingly unpredictable, and a classic, athletic overachiever. Brian could be described as “brilliantly...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Pro wrestling fantasy camp?

Starting in 1998, former wrestler, broadcast journalist, and all around nice guy Les Thatcher promoted under his Heartland Wrestling Association group, the “Brian Pillman Memorial Show” from 1998-2001.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

“Stone Cold” Steve Austin Breaks Brian Pillman’s Ankle

Via Wrestling-Edge.com
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

This Week’s RAW Rating Is In, Pillman Remembered, More

– Monday night’s episode of RAW did a 3.04 (3.0) cable rating, with 4.46 million viewers. That number is up a full tenth of a point from last week’s 2.94 (2.9) but down in overall viewers by 1%. The show did hours of 3.08 (3.1) and 2.99 (3.0). That translates to 4.17 million and 4.14 million viewers. The show’s biggest competition was the Oklahoma Thunder/L.A. Lakers playoff...
Via WZR Online
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Happy Birthday Brian Pillman

For those of you who are unaware, today would have marked Brian Pillman’s fiftieth birthday. An undetected heart condition, arteriosclerotic heart disease, led to his death on October 5, 1997. Son of the legendary Stu Hart, Smith Hart, took to Twitter today to remember the late great Brian Pillman. He posted, “Happy Bday to Brian Pillman. You are a brother in every sense to...
Via Wrestlechat.net
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

TNA Star Reportedly Jumping Ship To WWE, WWE Back In Raleigh, Brian Pillman

- Today would have marked as Brian Pillman’s fiftieth birthday. A previously undetected heart condition, arteriosclerotic heart disease, led to his death on October 5, 1997.Smith Hart remembered the late wrestler via Twitter, writing, “Happy Bday to Brian Pillman. You are a brother in every sense to all of my siblings and are missed today more than you know. God Bless you....
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Various News: Today’s Birthdays, Pillman’s Death, DiBiase, More

Partial Source: Pwinsider – On July 16th, WWE runs its first show at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, – Brian Pillman would have been 50 today. He passed away on October 5, 1997 due to heart disease; alcohol and painkillers contributed to his death. – Former WWE wrestler Daniel Rodimer is 34 today. The former WWE Tough Enough finalist is reportedly working...
Via WZR Online
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss
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