Tag: Freddie Blassie

Freddie Blassie – The Truth (and Somewhere In-Between)

For Freddie Blassie, death threats were frequent. He triggered over 100 deaths in Japan, was stabbed by fans 21 times, and was even once doused with acid!

Nikolai Volkoff: Farewell to a Legend, Hero, and Friend

Nikolai Volkoff was a nice man. A beautiful, caring man. And one of the few in this business that nobody, not a single soul, has ever said a bad word about.
Jim Cornette is No. 2 on our list of greatest managers of all time. Cornette remains a vital part of wrestling history and the wrestling industry overall through his podcasts, The Jim Cornette Experience and Jim Cornette's Drive-Thru. (Photo: WWE.com)

The Top 10 Wrestling Managers of All Time (and the Five...

While wrestling managers are now out of favor with WWE, some of the best performers haven't been wrestlers: They've been the guys at ringside, getting heat.

The Night Bruno Sammartino Saved Freddie Blassie’s Life

The story of a rough-and-tumble match between Bruno Sammartino and Fred Blassie that led to a violent confrontation in the locker room in New Jersey.

ASK PWS: “Why wasn’t BAM BAM BIGELOW Seen As A Main...

We answer: "Why wasn't Bam Bam Bigelow Seen As A Main Eventer?" "Who rounds out Mount Rushmore for wrestling managers?" "Fabulous Moolah?" And more...