Bobby Heenan makes his World Wrestling Federation debut, managing Big John Studd as he defeated WWF World Champion Hulk Hogan by countout
The Nature Boy appears on Prime Time Wrestling with Bobby Heenan… and a familiar looking belt
Eric Bischoff and WCW unveil their new prime time flagship show, and pro wrestling moves into the era of the Monday Night War
Warrior regains the belt from The Ravishing One at Summer Slam, and begins his ascent to the World Heavyweight title
The Brain tells Gordon Solie that he’s tired of people calling him a coward and he’s ready to fight anyone, so Mr. USA calls his bluff
Bobby Heenan debuts the WCW World Heavyweight Championship on WWF television.
Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson become the first team in history to capture the NWA and WWF World tag team titles
Paul Orndorff attacks the WWF champ in a moment that has been memorialized as “The Great Betrayal”.
Contributing Writer and Cauliflower Alley Club Lifetime member Paul Stratoti travels through the careers of some of wrestling’s greatest managers
With announcer Ken Resnick standing by, Bobby The Brain Heenan does an ad for Verne Gagne’s Pro Wrestling Report
Gentleman John & Electrifying Eric talk about about the May 11, 1987 episode of WWF Prime Time Wrestling
In front of a reported 93,000 fans at WrestleMania III, Hulk Hogan defeats Andre the Giant to cap off the WWF’s grandest spectacle of all time
At WCW Uncensored 1995, Dustin Rhodes & Blacktop Bully fight on a moving, flatbed truck in a ‘King of the Road’ match— one that cost both men their jobs
1985 – Bruno Sammartino comes out of retirement and wrestles his first match in more than three years, teaming with his son David against The Heenan Family
After being introduced by Bobby Heenan at The Royal Rumble, Lex Luger makes his WWF in-ring debut as ‘The Narcissist’ at the Monday Night RAW tapings