Monthly Archives: September 2014

Legend’s Stratusfying career continues

Legend's Stratusfying career continues [caption id="attachment_2457" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] (courtesy Stratus Enterprises, Inc.)[/caption] Retirement is often synonymous with slowing down. Someone forgot to tell that to World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Famer Trish Stratus. Stratus, a wrestling legend and one of Canada's most famous grapplers...

Foley wrestling’s gift to Mankind

Foley wrestling's gift to Mankind [caption id="attachment_2430" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Mick Foley[/caption] As a hall of fame professional wrestler, Mick Foley carved out a legacy as Cactus Jack, Dude Love and Mankind, referred to as the faces of Foley. His understanding of the psychology of wrestling, his gifts with a microphone, and his...

Calling the Shots: Night of Champions 2014 Aftermath

Calling the Shots: Night of Champions 2014 Aftermath [caption id="attachment_2415" align="alignnone" width="500"] Photo courtesy of wwe.com[/caption] Well that was kind of a bust wasn’t it? Definitely a B-level showing, but the blame falls mostly on creative. While I can only speculate about the behind-the-scenes politics of WWE story writing, the truth is that Night...

Wrestling legends bound for Hamilton Comic Con

Wrestling legends bound for Hamilton Comic Con A handful of wrestling legends, including Canadian megastar Trish Stratus, will invade the Steel City at the Hamilton Convention Centre as part of Hamilton Comic Con for the first ever Legends of Wrestling Reunion (LOWR) set to take place on Oct. 4 “Our fans spoke, and we listened,” said Chris Dabrowski, promoter...

Calling the Shots: Night of Champions 2014

Calling the Shots: Night of Champions 2014 [caption id="attachment_2415" align="alignnone" width="500"] Photo courtesy of wwe.com[/caption] Calling the Shots is back! After a strong showing at Summerslam, let’s try to bring the ratio up even higher. Luckily, the unofficial name for Night of Champions is Night of Rematches, so the match-ups shouldn’t be too...

Ring of Honor’s Daniels busier than ever

Ring of Honor's Daniels busier than ever Christopher Daniels should be winding down what has been an illustrious, two decade-plus professional wrestling career that has taken him around the world and even to parts unknown. He is, after all, 44 years old, which in wrestling years, is certainly up there. But don’t tell that Daniels, whose real name is...