Corey Erdman

WRESTLING

WrestleMania's Iconic Hulk Hogan-Ultimate Warrior Match Almost Never Happened

A hydro labour dispute in Toronto led to fears of a power strike and a potential blackout that could have derailed the event, something WWE boss Vince McMahon was left in the dark on.
Corey Erdman
4.5.18
Womens History Month

The Forgotten Story of the First Black Female Wrestlers

In briefly choosing to honor the disgraced Fabulous Moolah at WrestleMania, WWE overlooked three African-American sisters and their friend who were actual pioneers in women's wrestling.
Corey Erdman
3.23.18
Culture

How The ‘Montreal Screwjob’ Changed The Wrestling Industry Forever

On the 20th anniversary of Bret Hart’s infamous loss and subsequent punchout of his boss, we talked to wrestling insiders about what really happened.
Corey Erdman
11.9.17
NFL

The NFL Viewing Experience in Canada Sucks

Thanks, DAZN.
Corey Erdman
9.28.17
mayweather-mcgregor

There Are So Many Weird Prop Bets for the Mayweather-McGregor Fight

If silly cross-sport prop betting is your thing, this fight's for you.
Corey Erdman
8.25.17
mayweather-mcgregor

Mayweather-McGregor Is the Ultimate Money Fight

The two aren't the only ones making bank off their superfight. From bars to fans to the state of Nevada, everyone has the opportunity to cash in.
Corey Erdman
8.24.17
beer mile

The Beer Mile World Record Holder Is More Than Just a Gimmick Racer

Corey Bellemore is the beer mile world record holder. The 23-year-old is also one of Canada's top middle distance runners and has his sights set on making the national team.
Corey Erdman
7.12.17
WRESTLING

Toronto Is the Nerdiest Wrestling City in the World

The one thing that doesn't waver in Toronto is the city's passion for professional wrestling. It has been one of the sport's major markets since the 1930s.
Corey Erdman
6.14.17
FIGHTLAND

Weed Companies Can Help Boxing the Way Beer Did

If the fight game is looking for a ray of hope that sponsorship dollars can start rolling in again, marijuana may have just lit one up.
Corey Erdman
5.9.17
420

How Bob Arum Wound Up in ‘The Marijuana Affair,’ a 70s Movie About Weed

We talk to the 85-year-old promoter about being boxing's biggest cannabis advocate, drug test reform in sports, and how he ended up playing a villain in a little-known Jamaican film back in 1975.
Corey Erdman
4.20.17
FIGHTLAND

Fighting in His Footsteps: Boxing's Best Father-Son Duos

Although the sport of boxing has been passed down through many families, it's very rare that both a father and a son become world champion. In fact, it's only happened a handful of times in boxing history.
Corey Erdman
4.14.17
FIGHTLAND

Ricardo Mayorga and Why Fighters Just Can't Retire

Ricardo Mayorga made yet another comeback this month, showing again why fighters just can't retire when they should.
Corey Erdman
4.11.17
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