Reports are coming in and the news is not good:Rocky Johnson has died and he was 75 years old/Father of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is GONE!!!

You know, there were times when I thought this guy was real…I mean like a real wrestler, and that his stuff in the ring was real…Rocky Johnson was a black dude and top-tier wrestler back when black wrestlers didn’t get much elevation in the sports entertainment business, and at times they were lucky to get… Continue reading Reports are coming in and the news is not good:Rocky Johnson has died and he was 75 years old/Father of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is GONE!!!

Talking Professional Wrestling with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com:WWE, AEW, NWA, ROH, ARN, Impact and more

Talking with Bruce Mitchell, the “King of the Ring Reporters” from the Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com… Were on location inside “The Z Zone” at the Sheetz Convenience Store on Spring Garden Street in Greensboro, N.C. In Segment One with Bruce Mitchell we are talking WWE, SmackDown, Eric Bischoff and more, plus AEW/All Elite Wrestling,… Continue reading Talking Professional Wrestling with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com:WWE, AEW, NWA, ROH, ARN, Impact and more

Talking Wrestling with Bruce Mitchell from The Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com:Memories of Harley Race, thoughts on Tully Blanchard, Bill Goldberg, Dolph Zigglar, Tessa Blanchard and more

Check out our Podcast from the Sheetz Convenience Store on Spring Garden Street….Talking Wrestling with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com… Part One with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com….Harley Race, SummerSlam, Tully Blanchard to AEW and much more… Click Below for the Video Show/Podcast… Part Two with Bruce… Continue reading Talking Wrestling with Bruce Mitchell from The Pro Wrestling Torch and PWTorch.com:Memories of Harley Race, thoughts on Tully Blanchard, Bill Goldberg, Dolph Zigglar, Tessa Blanchard and more

Wrestling Fan attacks Bret “The Hitman” Hart at WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony:Video shows fan entering ring/stage area and tackling Hart

Check out this clip from Saturday night’s WWE Hall of Fame Induction ceremony, where a CRAZY fan rushes into the ring/stage area and tackles Bret “The Hitman” Hart, as Hart is making his induction speech… The charged up fan takes Bret and Natayla Hart to the canvas, and security and other wrestlers rush in and… Continue reading Wrestling Fan attacks Bret “The Hitman” Hart at WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony:Video shows fan entering ring/stage area and tackling Hart

Big News on a “Big Man”:Former WWE/WWF wrestler King Kong Bundy has passed away at age 61(Could have been the brother-in-law of Al Bundy from Married With Children)

“Big King Kong” Bundy gone at age 61 and I remember him best from being in the back of those Toyotas, in those Toyota truck commercials and I hear they sold a lot of those trucks, with that “King-Size” Toyota truck bed, that even King Kong Bundy could fit into…. King Kong Bundy, he must… Continue reading Big News on a “Big Man”:Former WWE/WWF wrestler King Kong Bundy has passed away at age 61(Could have been the brother-in-law of Al Bundy from Married With Children)

Iconic Wrestling Announcer GONE:”Mean” Gene Okerlund Passes Away At The Age Of 76

Iconic Wrestling Announcer GONE:”Mean” Gene Okerlund Passes Away At The Age Of 76 “Mean” Gene Okerlund was a wrestling icon…He also used to be a radio announcer back in the day on WTOB radio in Winston Salem, North Carolina, where he worked under the name, Bob Smith…His son Todd Okerlund was a U.S. Olympic hockey… Continue reading Iconic Wrestling Announcer GONE:”Mean” Gene Okerlund Passes Away At The Age Of 76

Another Wrestling Death to report this week:Larry “The Axe” Hennig gone at age 82

from Mike Mooneyham at the Post and Courier in Charleston, South Carolina: @ByMikeMooneyham on Twitter… The bad week for pro wrestling continues as we bid farewell to one of the nicest guys in the business with the passing of Larry “The Axe” Hennig. A bit more background on Larry Hennig from WrestlingInc.com: Wrestling legend “The… Continue reading Another Wrestling Death to report this week:Larry “The Axe” Hennig gone at age 82

The “Dynamite Kid” is a kid no more:The Former British Bulldog has died at age 60

He was one-half of the professional wrestling championship tag-team of Davey Boy Smith and Tommy Billington(The British Bulldogs) and today, on his birthday of all days, the “Dynamite Kid” has passed away….Today was Billington’s 60th birthday and as of today, ‘The Kid’ is gone….. Billington spent quality training time with Stu Hart, at “Stu Hart’s… Continue reading The “Dynamite Kid” is a kid no more:The Former British Bulldog has died at age 60

“Dirty” Dick Slater Done:Wrestling Legend Gone at age 67

He was one of the dirtiest players ever in the game….The game of professional wrestling and sports entertainment….”Dirty” Dick Slater, he was a cheat, he was a crook, he was his own man and he was one of my all-time favorites, because he didn’t care what the fans said or thought, he just needed to… Continue reading “Dirty” Dick Slater Done:Wrestling Legend Gone at age 67

College Football being played Today/Sunday with N.C. A&T at ECU(A&T 28, ECU 23) and UNCP at WSSU(WSSU 23, UNCP 20) and Free Admission for Rams’ game and Guilford College-Huntingdon in NO CONTEST Saturday, but Cody Rhodes tops Nick Aldis to win NWA Title

Final from Greenville, N.C.: N.C. A&T 28, East Carolina 23 N.C. A&T(2-0)…Greensboro upsets Greenville….Huge win for the A&T Aggies…If ECU kicks field goals on their last two possessions, there is a very good chance that ECU wins this game, 29-28…East Carolina thought they could past the A&T Aggies’ defense and it was not going to… Continue reading College Football being played Today/Sunday with N.C. A&T at ECU(A&T 28, ECU 23) and UNCP at WSSU(WSSU 23, UNCP 20) and Free Admission for Rams’ game and Guilford College-Huntingdon in NO CONTEST Saturday, but Cody Rhodes tops Nick Aldis to win NWA Title

How can you report that somebody was dead and they are still alive???:Reports Of Brickhouse Brown’s Passing Were Incorrect!!!

$$$$$ This post wins the award for wildest/craziest ‘Post of the Week’ in my humble opinion.$$$$$ *****Here is the tweet from former professional wrestler B. Brian Blair on Saturday at Wrestling Inc.com:*****www.wrestlinginc.com B Brian Blair @Killerbee1B So sad to report the passing of Brickhouse Brown today. Unfortunately when he found out that he had stage… Continue reading How can you report that somebody was dead and they are still alive???:Reports Of Brickhouse Brown’s Passing Were Incorrect!!!

“Vader Time” has come to a close, as Big Van Vader(Leon White) has passed away and he’s gone at age 63:Vader, one of the biggest men in Pro Wrestling history has left us

*****You say he was BIG, yes he was, and why do you think they called him “Big Van Vader”??? Well, it sure sounded bigger than Leon White, which was his real name….He died on Monday at age 63, and Vader/Leon White, was also a former offensive lineman, for the Los Angeles Rams….I remember the backstage… Continue reading “Vader Time” has come to a close, as Big Van Vader(Leon White) has passed away and he’s gone at age 63:Vader, one of the biggest men in Pro Wrestling history has left us

One of the Biggest Names of Professional Wrestling from the 60’s and 70’s is Gone:Mid-Atlantic Legend Paul Jones has gone home at age 75

Back in the day there was #1 Paul Jones, and you know what, Paul Jones and Johnny Weaver were two of the key faces of Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling back in the late 60’s and early 70’s…Paul Jones/Paul Frederik was one of the biggest names ever to come through the Mid-Atlantic Territory… Jones cranked up Paul… Continue reading One of the Biggest Names of Professional Wrestling from the 60’s and 70’s is Gone:Mid-Atlantic Legend Paul Jones has gone home at age 75

Sports Entertainment in Focus:Andy Durham talking with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch(Taking it to the Streets at Sheetz)

*****Andy Durham and GreensboroSports.com talking with Bruce Mitchell, a 27-year veteran from the Pro Wrestling Torch….This talk recorded for you on Wednesday October 11, at the Sheetz on Spring Garden Street….***** +++++Taking it to the streets, at Sheetz…..+++++ Talking Professional wrestling managers, Bobby Heenan and many more with Bruce Mitchell, from the Pro Wrestling Torch……… Continue reading Sports Entertainment in Focus:Andy Durham talking with Bruce Mitchell from the Pro Wrestling Torch(Taking it to the Streets at Sheetz)

Quote of the Week coming in from ‘The Nature Boy’ Ric Flair:”I’ll never drink again,” says Flair. “I never want to go through this again”

Quote of the Week coming in from professional wrestler Ric Flair: “I’ll never drink again,” says Flair. “I never want to go through this again.” Decades of “social” drinking finally caught up with the 16-time pro wrestling world champion this year, landing him in the hospital and near death last month. “I crashed in an… Continue reading Quote of the Week coming in from ‘The Nature Boy’ Ric Flair:”I’ll never drink again,” says Flair. “I never want to go through this again”

The man they’re calling the ‘Greatest Professional Wrestling Manager’ of all-time, Bobby “The Brain” Heenan gone at age 73

from Wade Keller at the Pro Wrestling Torch/www.pwtorch.com CLICK HERE to see more/learn more/see more from Wade Keller, on Bobby “The Brain” Heenan Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, whom fans and rivals taunted with chants of “Weasel! Weasel!”, died Sunday at age 73. Heenan had long battled throat cancer, which he was diagnosed with in 2002.… Continue reading The man they’re calling the ‘Greatest Professional Wrestling Manager’ of all-time, Bobby “The Brain” Heenan gone at age 73

Former Wrestling Superstar Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka gone at age 73:Jim Ross and ‘The Rock’ respond

from WrestlingInc.com:Jimmy Snuka has died at the age of 73. from Twitter: Jim Ross @JRsBBQ Our condolences to the family and friends of Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka who died earlier today after losing his fight with stomach cancer. RIP 2:36 PM – 15 Jan 2017 Dwayne Johnson @TheRock Our family @TaminaSnuka asked me to share the… Continue reading Former Wrestling Superstar Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka gone at age 73:Jim Ross and ‘The Rock’ respond

Professional Wrestling loses another strong player from the past:Blackjack Mulligan dies at age 73

from the PW Torch at www.pwtorch.com: Blackjack Mulligan(Robert “Bob” Windham) has died at the age of 73, according to WWE. Windham had been in poor health, including being hospitalized in February. Read more on the death of Blackjack Mulligan from the Pro Wrestling Torch on-line when you CLICK HERE. As the word goes, Mulligan was… Continue reading Professional Wrestling loses another strong player from the past:Blackjack Mulligan dies at age 73

Local writer Bruce Mitchell(Pro Wrestling Torch) makes it to “The Ross Report”

Bruce Mitchell, who has for many years entertained and informed countless readers with his work at the Pro Wrestling Torch newsletter and at the PW Torch web site/www.pwtorch.com, made the move higher up the ladder of journalistic success on Tuesday night when he was invited to be a guest on The Ross Report, with Jim… Continue reading Local writer Bruce Mitchell(Pro Wrestling Torch) makes it to “The Ross Report”

Very good article/post on the death of the “American Dream”/Dusty Rhodes from Jared Fialko at WRALSportsFan.com(Don Kernodle on Dusty Rhodes)

*****Also Don Kernodle(Burlington, N.C.) with memories of Dusty Rhodes CLICK HERE.***** Read the full Jared Fialko post/article when you CLICK HERE…. The words coming in out of Jared Fialko’s post/past and these words from Kevin Owens/Kevin Steen have been seen/posted now at many other sites and they strike a cord from the heart…. Kevin Steen/Kevin… Continue reading Very good article/post on the death of the “American Dream”/Dusty Rhodes from Jared Fialko at WRALSportsFan.com(Don Kernodle on Dusty Rhodes)