wrestling

Butterbean Hasn’t Gone Anywhere. You Just Haven’t Been Looking Hard Enough

“Man, that’s the question they all want to know: What happened to Butterbean?” asks retired professional boxer and mixed martial artist Eric Esch, a 5-foot-11,…

The Hoops Wrestlers Are Forced to Jump Through to Cross the Border into the U.S.

Professional wrestling is a global business, with high-level talent constantly springing up all over the planet. And with the independent wrestling scene booming, more wrestlers…

The Wrestler Who Has Gone Full Frankenstein to Bring His Career Back from the Dead

The reality of the resurrection of Pierre Carl Ouellet (aka “PCO”) from the pop culture grave as a bloody, bruised and electricity-absorbing Frankenstein’s monster has…

Inside the Lost World of Wrestling Tape-Trading

When I graduated junior high school in 1998, I was very clear to my parents about what I wanted as a gift: a second VCR….