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Talkin' Baseball with "The Genius" Lanny Poffo

Long before Lanny Poffo and his big brother Randy became professional wrestling royalty, they were diehard baseball fans. So, on the eve of his late brother’s birthday (he would have turned 61 on November 15), I caught up with “The Genius” and talked their mutual love of baseball and Randy’s career before becoming the “Macho Man”. HOVG:  You and Randy grew up...
Via Hall of Very Good
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Former WWE Star “The Genius” Lanny Poffo Involved in Backstage Shoot Fight (Video Inside)

“The Genius” Lanny Poffo and Devon “Hannibal” Nicholson came to blows at an event for Great North Wrestling in Rural New Brunswick, Canada and it was all caught on tape.  The actual incident, which is a few years old now, was posted on Great North Wrestling’s Facebook page. WWE Legend The Honky Tonk Man breaks up the fight and later talks to Nicholson to cool him down...
Via Wrestlechat.net
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: “The Genius” Lanny Poffo Recites Some of His Trademark Poems in New Interview

Former WWE Superstar “The Genius” Lanny Poffo delivers one of his trademark poems in this video interview with 1495 Sports.  It’s pretty darn funny too.
Via Wrestlechat.net
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Damien Sandow on Comparisons to Lanny Poffo, His Cartwheel, More

- WWE Superstar Damien Sandow was interviewed by Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald earlier this month. Here are some highlights:Being trained by Killer Kowalski: “That was tremendous. The knowledge that he gave me as far as foundation goes and an outlook on how you approach things in this industry is something that still serves me very well today. I apply it on a daily basis....
Via Wrestling-Edge.com
November 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Damien Sandow on Being Trained by Kowalski, Comparisons to Lanny Poffo, His Cartwheel

- WWE Superstar Damien Sandow was interviewed by Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald earlier this month. Here are some highlights: Being trained by Killer Kowalski: “That was tremendous. The knowledge that he gave me as far as foundation goes and an outlook on how you approach things in this industry is something that still serves me very well today. I apply it on a daily basis.”...
Via AllWrestlingNews.com
November 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Jericho Clarifies Punk-Ryback Comments, Poffo Talks Savage-WWE, More

- Kayfabe Commentaries will debut a new DVD and VOD release with Lanny Poffo on October 30th. In the trailer below, Poffo talks about WWE reaching out to induct Randy Savage into the Hall of Fame, why it didn’t happen and more: - The pre-sale password for the December 17th WWE RAW show from Philadelphia is JOHNCENA. Tickets are on sale now. Big Show and CM Punk vs. Sheamus and...
Via Wrestle Scoop
October 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Lanny Poffo On Damien Sandow Stealing His Gimmick, JR Talks Ryback vs CM Punk, and More

- The Genius Lanny Poffo said he has no problems with Damien Sandow using elements of his old WWF gimmick, because he himself adapted it from earlier characters. He told the Wrestling 101 website: “Actually Joe Gomez who is a really good friend of mine and was a really good friend of Randy’s called me up and told me about this guy in Florida Championship Wrestling that wanted...
Via cheap-heat
October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Poffo On Sandow Stealing Gimmick, JR Talks Ryback vs CM Punk, Sunny Update, Austin Interview

Lanny Poffo gives Damien Sandow his blessing: The Genius Lanny Poffo said he has no problems with Damien Sandow using elements of his old WWF gimmick, because he himself adapted it from earlier characters. He told the Wrestling 101 website: “Actually Joe Gomez who is a really good friend of mine and was a really good friend of Randy’s called me up and told me about this guy in...
Via Wrestling Truth
October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

New WWE DVD Revealed, Tamina Interview, New Promotion from Nicholson & Poffo

- Below is a new interview with WWE Diva Tamina Snuka from LocalBozo.com: - Devon Nicholson, the independent wrestler currently suing WWE, is planning to start a new wrestling promotion with Lanny Poffo, Randy Savage’s brother. Nicholson won’t be wrestling for the group but Poffo will. No word yet when Hannibal Pro Wrestling will launch. - According to Amazon, “WWE: Falls...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
March 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Former WCW/NWO Star Working with WWE Again?, Former Diva Turns 26, Poffo

- Former WWE Diva Tiffany turns 26 years old while Lanny Poffo turns 57 today. - The Twitter page for former WCW/NWO and current AAA star Konnan says he is now working with WWE again, but wouldn’t say more. Konnan also said he was backstage at WWE’s Survivor Series pay-per-view but that was never reported. If this is legit, Konnan working with WWE again would be very interesting...
Via TWNP-Wrestling News & Information
December 28, 2011  |  Discuss
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