It used to be simple. Independent wrestlers join regional promotions, work through the ranks, potentially go overseas, to subsequently sign … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: The Confusing Configuration of the Modern Wrestling Scene
Before I get lambasted for writing this piece, let me make one thing clear: it’s pro wrestlers and talent I … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Do We Expect Too Much of Legendary Performers?
As the venerated National Football League (NFL) is discovering, even the most diehard fans grow tired of over-exposed product. In … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Streaming Services – Too Many Options, Not Enough ‘Fans’
Having watched the first two iterations of the Wrestling Road diaries documentaries and been impressed, I have to say I … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Wrestling Road Diaries III, Colt Cabana Embraces his Significance
Love it, hate it, Columbus or no Columbus, there’s many things to be pro wrestling thankful for this upcoming Thanksgiving. … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Giving ‘Thanks’ for 2016
In the early 15th Century, Cosimo Medici, patriarch of his famed Italian family, rose to prominence in Florence. He did so … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Fans Pay the Bills – A Lesson for ‘The Wrestling Renaissance’
With the first WWE Cruiserweight Classic in the books – congratulations again to T. J. Perkins and the rest of … Continue reading SPOTLIGHTS: Putting the WWE Cruiserweight Classic into Perspective