Iron Mike Sharpe: Remembering Canada's Greatest Athlete

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Amidst a death toll of late that’s included David Bowie, Lemmy Kilmister and Alan Rickman – all innovators and perfectionists in their own crafts – it is almost fitting that one of wrestling’s most unique pioneers joins them. According to PWInsider, reports out of Hamilton, Ontario are now confirming that “Iron” Mike Sharpe – Canada’s […] READ MORE


Nick Bockwinkel Remembered

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On Saturday, November 14th it was reported that former American Wrestling Association World and Tag Team Champion Nick Bockwinkel had passed away at the age of 80. Everyone here at Last Word On Sports with to send our condolences to his family and friends. Nick Bockwinkel started his professional wrestling career after a knee injury […] READ MORE


Fights of Fancy: Dash and Dawson vs The Brainbusters

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Fantasizing about dream match ups is part of being a professional wrestling fan.  For years I read magazines like Pro Wrestling Illustrated, Inside Wrestling, and The Wrestler, intrigued by their fantasy match ups.  I would then grab my action figures and create my own fantasy tournaments, where I would decide who was the best of all time.  […] READ MORE


Fights of Fancy: The Cosmic Wasteland vs The Brood

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Fantasizing about dream match ups is part of being a professional wrestling fan.  For years I read magazines like Pro Wrestling Illustrated, Inside Wrestling, and The Wrestler, intrigued by their fantasy match ups.  I would then grab my action figures and create my own fantasy tournaments, where I would decide who was the best of all time.  […] READ MORE


Remembering Rowdy Roddy Piper

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Just when you thought you had all the answers, he changed the questions. Just when you had begun to stop reeling from the passing of one legend in Dusty Rhodes, news broke that “Rowdy” Roddy Piper passed away in his sleep at the age of 61…61… another mythical figure in the business gone far too […] READ MORE