Jim Cornette Tag

– Ring of Honor head Joe Koff will be holding a media conference call tomorrow afternoon to address the iPPV issues with Border Wars and the company’s plans going forward with iPPV. — Walk up ticket sales for the Border Wars iPPV were the largest in some time for the company. — Jim Cornette was not in attendance as he was unable to get over the Canadian border during the company’s last shows there. Delirious ran the locker room, which he usually does with Cornette. — ROH will be tapingRead More
Mike Buda from SportstownChicago.com recently had an interview with Charlie Haas and he talked about ROH’s tag team success, Jim Cornette, John Laurainitis, Team Angle and his thoughts of WWE’s tag team division and how to fix it. Here are a few interesting things he had to say: On WWE’s tag team division: “If you look at their tag team division, it sucks. The wrestlers don’t suck, the division sucks. Creative doesn’t know it; I don’t know if it’s creative or the political bullshit Vince McMahon or whoever that don’tRead More

Posted On January 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jim Ross Blog: Rumble Predictions, Alcatraz Match, Brighest Minds

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross has updated his blog, which you can read in its entirety at JRsBarBQ.com. Here are some highlights of what JR wrote about: His Pick For Royal Rumble Winner: “Come on folks, if I really thought that I knew would I spoil it for others? Hardest PPV bout of the year to predict a winner and to commentate. The story changes approximately every 60 seconds until it’s nut cutting time to decide the winner. I do expect some interesting swerves and curves during the matchRead More
– Monday’s issue of The Sporting News has a story on fathers and sons who were pro athletes, and James and Joe Laurinaitis (a/k/a Road Warrior Animal) are mentioned. The WWE Hall of Famer is dressed up like his son in a St. Louis Rams uniform and James is dressed up in a Road Warriors ensemble. — The Sydney Morning Herald has an article on Kofi Kingston, who recalls being a victim of bullying when he was a child. “When I went to school I was definitely bullied,” Kingston toldRead More

Posted On June 14, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Names The Top 25 Managers; Addresses Two Omissions

WWE.com has published a list counting down the top 25 managers in WWE history. The list’s criteria is measured by a manager’s ability to get the crowd to react. Matt Striker says, “A great manager is someone that can incite the emotions of the WWE Universe.” WWE.com added: “As usual, he was right. When the final bell rings, it’s not about championships or main events — although those things matter — it’s about making the fans react.” Individual bios are available at WWE.com. 1. Bobby “The Brain” Heenan 2. JimmyRead More

Posted On December 7, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

All-Star Comedic Tribute To Jim Cornette Now On DVD

Kayfabe Commentaries sent along the following: December 7, 2010 ALL-STAR COMEDIC TRIBUTE TO JIM CORNETTE ON DVD Jim Cornette has occasinally infuriated the wrestling world. Jim Cornette has also made that wrestling world roll with laughter. Jim Cornette is the perfect subject of a scathing, hilarious comedy roast. The polarizing but lovable Cornette, whose “Ring Roasts III” dvd was released today, gained fame initially as a manager. But it’s his unbridled passion for the business that makes headlines occasionally, as Cornette has today become more of a shoot interview soundbyteRead More