— Boxing writer Bert Sugar passed away Sunday from cardiac arrest. Sugar, known for his trademark fedora and cigar, was involved with several wrestling books. He and Lou Albano were co-credited as authors for The Idiot’s Guide To Pro Wrestling; he also co-authored two books with wrestling photographer George Napolitano, Wrestling’s Greatest Grudge Matches and The Pictorial History of Wrestling: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
— Mick Foley and The Miz have been going back and forth via Twitter after Foley teased that he may join Teddy Long’s team at WrestleMania. Miz replied with:
Hey @realMickFoley quit trying to make yourself relevant again. Unlike u I don’t settle I make things happen.
Foley responded with:
Yes, @MikeTheMiz you ARE awesome…as a character in my new children’s book, in which The Miz learns a valuable holiday lesson from @CMPunk