Articles on Slam!

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1957 Queens Park vs Pro Wrestling
The world of pro wrestling has always had a history of conflict with the various sports commissions right from the early days of the sport. Toronto was no different...

A look at the career of Bearman Dave McKigney  aka 'The Canadian Wildman' and his long association with Ontario pro wrestling both as a wrestler and innovative promoter... 

Billy Stack: The Pride of Bowmanville
The 'wrestling farmer' Billy Stack was a beloved star in and around the Bowmanville/Oshawa area for many years and went on to be a long time referee at Maple Leaf Gardens... 

Tim Gerrard: Maple Leaf Regular
At the height of the Mid-Atlantic association in the early 1980's area native Tim Gerrard got to live out his dream of appearing at Maple Leaf Gardens and taking on the biggest stars of the era...