| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:00 AM
In the past 30 years we have seen such an incredible change in the WWE. If you were alive to witness it, or if you went through the archives, you’ll notice how unique and diverse each era has been, especially those eras of prosperity. With recent...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Contemporary wrestling fans know Jerry “The King” Lawler as the voice of the WWE.
But those who have followed Lawler’s career through the past four decades have witnessed the evolution of a true journeyman and icon of the professional...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
I first discovered Rob Schamberger on Twitter, around the time the Kansas City native was promoting his artwork and prepping for a trip to Wrestlemania 29. His work has featured the likes of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson; Hulk Hogan; Randy Savage; Mae Young;...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Former professional wrestler The Ultimate Warrior died Tuesday night at the age of 54, becoming the third pro wrestler to pass away this year.
The Ultimate Warrior, who legally changed his name to Warrior but was born Jim Hellwig, joins Big Daddy V...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Last night, WWE real life COO/storyline evil COO who wrestles sometimes Triple H tweeted the following:
Saddened to announce the passing of the Ultimate Warrior. Icon and friend. My sympathy to his wife Dana and his daughters — Triple H (@TripleH)...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:18 AM
The guts of virtually every industry are rife with politics and gossip. Craig Margelony has learned firsthand that pro wrestling is no exception. "[Wrestling politics are] very interesting. There's a lot of egos," says Margelony, who founded and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Recently, select wrestling fans and journalists were selected by 2K Sports and invited to New York for a surprise reveal. And I was one of them! A dramatic lead up at the hotel introduced us to a new logo, a new publisher and a not-so-...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 1:20 PM
WWE Presents Raw: Road to WrestleMania
$15-$95, 7:30 p.m., Mar. 15. Webster Bank Arena, 600 Main St., Bridgeport, websterbankarena.com
If you're ever having a bad day at the office and need to console yourself with someone else's on-the-clock...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 11:05 AM
w/ Computer Magic and Modern Merchant. $10. 7 p.m., Feb. 26. Cafe Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, cafenine.com
Koko B. Ware's 2009 arrival into the WWE Hall of Fame doubled as a source of celebration for Ware's career and an abundant fount...
| May 21, 2011
"Macho Man" Randy Savage, the flamboyant, raspy-voiced former professional wrestler known for his bandanas, exotic sunglasses and "Ooh, yeah!" catchphrase, died Friday in a Florida car crash. He was 58.
Savage, whose legal name was Randy Mario Poffo,...
| May 20, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Macho Man Randy Savage died Friday morning in Florida after suffering a heart attack at the wheel, crossing the median and crashing his Jeep into a tree. The pro wrestling star was 58. Lynn Payne, wife of Macho Man Randy Savage (born Randall Mario Proffo)...
| May 20, 2011
| 4:35 PM
With the unfortunate news that legendary wrestler Macho Man Randy Savage has died, a few things popped into my mind. His catch phrase, "Oh Yeahhhhh" won't leave my head. I suddenly want to "snap into a Slim Jim." And I've been endlessly asking myself, how...