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André the Giant & Gorilla Monsoon fight in Puerto Rico: This Week in WWE History, Sept. 24, 2015

Kyle Edwards and Corey Graves give an in-depth look at the Boxing Match from September 23, 1977 between Andre the Giant and Gorilla Monsoon in Puerto Rico: Courtesy of the award-winning WWE Network


King of the Ring 1996 - Important, but shitty.

King of the Ring 1996 was an interesting time for WWE. Bret Hart was on hiatus for the first time in a decade and Stone Cold was about to step up and break through his glass ceiling. 923 more words


Gorilla Monsoon

Gorilla Monsoon I never saw wrestle,  But loved his commentary along with Jesse “The Body ” Ventura and then Bobby “The Brain ” Heenan was always a pleasure to watch and made my experience the best. 3,024 more words


Royal Rumble 1989 wasn't good.

Royal Rumble 1989! Time to watch and enjoy, hopefully. Out of the gate, we get a Vincegasm with “HAAAALK HOOOOGAM.”

The Summit in Houston is our location, with Gorilla and Ventura on commentary. 591 more words


From Humanoids To Ham-And-Eggers: Why Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan Is An American Icon

Bobby “The Brain” Heenan was one of the biggest wrestling villains of the ’80s and the greatest color commentator of all-time. He’s Paul Heyman and Johnny Carson all rolled into one incredible entertainer. 881 more words


A Moment In Time: The Death of WWF Referee Joey Marella

Brian Damage

A Moment in Time‘ returns to the blog as Brian looks at the passing of Joey Marella, the WWF referee and son of WWE Hall of Famer Gorilla Monsoon. 653 more words