Some sad news to report. Nick Bockwinkel has passed away. The former world heavyweight champion died at the age of 80. Not a lot of details have been released in regards to his death. Bockwinkel is vastly underrated. At one point in time, he was to the AWA what Ric Flair was to the NWA and Hulk Hogan was to WWE. Additional details on his death should be available later in the week.
November 15, 2015
Here is an interesting tidbit on Ric Flair. Despite being one of the best of all time and knowing so much about the industry, the former world heavyweight champion has really only trained one person to become a full time wrestler. That special distinction belongs to Stan Lane, who found his greatest fame during the 1980s as one half of the legendary Midnight Express tag team with Bobby Eaton.
September 11, 2015
When asked which of the current wrestlers that he wished he would have had a chance to work with, Ric Flair was quick to mention Dolph Ziggler. The former world heavyweight champion noted that the two of them have been in a match together before, Flair stated that it does not really count because Ziggler was still pretty new in the game. Flair feels that he and Ziggler could put on a classic.
August 15, 2015
While much of the internet wrestling community is against the idea of it eventually happening, Ric Flair himself actually has no qualms about John Cena potentially breaking his record for the most amount of world heavyweight championship title reigns. In fact, Flair said that he is rooting for it because he is a big fan of Cena and feels that he deserves the honor more than anyone else.
August 15, 2015
While many are under the assumption that Ric Flair is guaranteed of the job, sources have now revealed that Bret Hart is actually going to be meeting with Vince McMahon this week to discuss the possibility of the former world heavyweight champion coming back to WWE as a replacement judge on Tough Enough. A deal could be announced very soon.
July 25, 2015
When he initially signed on to do a podcast interview show for CBS Radio, Ric Flair was under the assumption that he was going to have a variety of guests, as the former world heavyweight champion has relationships with several athletes and celebrities. Executives, however, have instructed the Nature Boy to only bring in wrestling related guests.
July 4, 2015
During a recent interview, Ric Flair shared his feelings on TNA and ROH, stating that both companies are not a factor when it comes to being competition for WWE. The former world heavyweight champion even went as far as to say that neither promotion would even be able to compete with NXT, where his daughter performs.
July 3, 2015
It looks like Ric Flair has kept his promise to LeBron James. The super talented NBA star invited the former world heavyweight champion to show up to watch the Cleveland Cavaliers attempt to win a championship for the first time ever. Flair was spotted video bombing the anchors on an NBA TV segment.
June 11, 2015
A post on Twitter where Ric Flair is about to have sex with Carol Brady from the Brady Bunch television show. It is an edited photo from a parody account that specializes in putting the former world heavyweight champion in weird situations. Quite an interesting vision to see.
June 8, 2015