Tag: Hulk Hogan

Brian Blair interview on ProWrestlingStories.com - Paul Orndorff, The Cauliflower Alley Club, Shoot Fights, Ribs, and more!

Brian Blair – Paul Orndorff, Shoot Fights, Ribs, and More!

Brian Blair opens up about Paul Orndorff, The Cauliflower Alley Club, never-before-told rib stories, and discusses 5 times he got into brutal shoot fights.
The heel turn and chair shots heard around the world. Fans are stunned by Larry Zbyszko and his merciless treatment of his mentor and friend, Bruno Sammartino.

Sammartino and Zbyszko: The Heel Turn Nobody Saw Coming

When Larry Zbyszko turned his back on his mentor Bruno Sammartino, it incited one of the greatest rivalries and heel turns in wrestling history.

Wrestling With Reality: How Reality TV Rose From Kayfabe’s Grave

There is much more in common between wrestling and reality TV than people realize. Kayfabe is dead, but reality TV was born at its funeral.
Before finding his calling in the world of professional wrestling as Hulk Hogan, Terry Bollea was the bass player of a band called Ruckus based out of Tampa, Florida.

Terry Bollea | How Hulk Hogan Got Discovered Playing Bass at...

Before finding his calling in the world of wrestling as Hulk Hogan, Terry Bollea was a long-haired bass player in a band called Ruckus out of Florida.

Papa Shango | Why Charles Wright Hated Playing The Role

Wrestler Charles Wright opens up about his memorable botched WrestleMania 8 run-in and why he didn't like his Papa Shango character.
Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant square off for the first time at Sea Stadium

Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant – Their 8-Year Rivalry On...

WWE revisionist history would have you believe Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant at WrestleMania III was a unique attraction. This was certainly not the case!
An alternate timeline: What if Bad News Brown won the 1989 Royal Rumble?

1989 Royal Rumble | What If Bad News Brown Had Won?

Through speculative fiction, we propose an entertaining alternate timeline in WWF history. What if Bad News Brown won the 1989 Royal Rumble?

Marvel Comics and the Money They Made off Hulk Hogan

Marvel Comics owned the name Hulk Hogan for 20 years. There were many interesting conditions in the contract, but just how much did Marvel make off Hogan?
Hiro Matsuda - The Man Who Broke Hulk Hogan's Leg [photo design: JP Zarka of ProWrestlingStories.com]

Hiro Matsuda: The Man Who Broke Hulk Hogan’s Leg!

Who was Hiro Matsuda and what were the events that shaped the man who Hulk Hogan claims broke his leg on his first day of training?

Harley Race Passes Away | Tales of His Tenacity and Strength

Harley Race, who passed away on August 1, 2019, is rightfully considered one of the legitimately toughest men to ever grace the squared circle. Here's why.