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  1. The Name on the Marquee: Madison Square Garden Presents the WWFRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 |

    ... disappeared, creating the visual effect that his hair seemed to be falling out as the match went on. -Howard Finkel introduces Nicky Perez and Wilfredo Gomez, who will be battling it out THIS FRIDAY NIGHT for boxing's Supermagnumweight Championship. ...


  2. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 |

    ... and offers threatening words for Terry Funk. ADRIAN ADONIS (with Bobby Heenan) vs. MICHAEL SAXTON -Pre-match, Howard Finkel introduces the new WWF Canadian Heavyweight Champion, Dino Bravo. Dino, all smiles, waves to the people, takes a bow, and ...


  3. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 30 |

    ... & RON SHAW -Bees have entrance music in this early appearance but I'll be damned if I can identify it. Howard Finkel sneaks in to mention that wrestling is returning to Lowell Auditorium with action featuring top stars like Salvatore Bellomo, Ricky ...


  4. James Stewart At New England Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame & FanFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | CBS Local

    Felger & Mazz producer James Stewart poses for a photo with Hall of Fame WWF/WWE ring announcer Howard Finkel.


  5. WWE rumors & news 2014: Pat Patterson comes out as gay on 'Legends House'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 |

    ... stars or personalities featured on the show include Jimmy "Mouth of the South" Hart, former ring announcer Howard Finkel and Hillbilly Jim. Former Pussycat Dolls band member Ashley Roberts hosted the exclusive show on the network. A YouTube clip of ...


  6. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 |

    ... him and yet it doesn't. -Borne goes for every dirty tactic in the book in his quest for the big money, while Howard Finkel jumps in to hype a special WWF card in Sullivan Stadium on July 8, the first King of the Ring. -Orndorff takes control quickly ...


  7. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 |

    ... so apparently Vince liked the Georgia package. B. BRIAN BLAIR vs. STEVE LOMBARDI -Interesting commentary as Howard Finkel jumps in to tout the upcoming house show at the George Wallace Center, and he mentions that the card will feature Jumping Jim ...


  8. The Piledriver Report 5.22.14: The End of Bryan's Reign?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 |

    ... in the WWE have been watered down to the point that they have little meaning anymore. When you heard Howard Finkel announce "And NEEEEEEW WORLD WRESTLING FEDERATION INTERCONTINENTAL CHAMPION," you knew that you were witnessing history. The same ...


  9. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 |

    ... Vince McMahon and Bruno Sammartino and a fan who manages to evade security long enough to stick his head in. -Howard Finkel opens the show by announcing a surprise guest, Hillbilly Jim. Jim hobbles out on crutches and gives everyone a big smile and ...


  10. 411's WWE Legend's House ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 |

    ... are Roddy Piper, Jimmy Hart, Tony Atlas, Jim Duggan, Mean Gene Okerlund, Pat Patterson, Hillbilly Jim, and Howard Finkel. Tony Atlas arrives at the house first. "You probably know me as the guy who press slammed Hulk Hogan." FALSE! He's probably ...


  11. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 |

    ... FULTON & MR. X -Gosh, they're serious about this team. -Faces take turns working the arm of Fulton while Howard Finkel steps in to announce the main event for Lowell Auditorium's next big event: Brutus Beefcake and Greg Valentine will be wrestling ...


  12. Raw Retro Review: Episode 4: Lex Luger in ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | Daily DDT

    ... like this, it can really add some depth to a character. That being said Doink was too creepy for my taste. Howard Finkel stood in the ring and announced that Andre had died a week earlier, he then asked the audience to stand for a 10-bell salute. ...


  13. WWE Legends House premieres this Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2014 | Indian Television

    ... friends, Pat Patterson, Mean Gene Okerlund, Hillbilly Jim, Jimmy Hart, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, Tony Atlas, and Howard Finkel will be a part of this year's season. The WWE may be planning to can the next season in the coming months as well, but nothing ...


  14. Wrestling world reacts to Ultimate Warrior's passingRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | SLAM! Sports

    ... all so sad that the Ultimate Warrior has passed away. Our heart is with his wife Dana and his two daughters." Howard Finkel, one of the few members of the current WWE staff who worked with Warrior during his active career in the Fed, posted, ...


  15. Thoughts from the Top Rope 4.05.14: Alternative WrestleMania Play-by-PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 |

    ... They hype the show and throw us to our Spanish announce team of Carlos Cabrera and Marcelo Rodriguez . Howard Finkel informs us that our opening match will determine the third participant in the main event for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. ...


  16. 'The Fink' Howard Finkel shares his WrestleMania memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | SLAM! Sports

    ... revolution, but he wasn't in the middle of the ring at that first show. Rather, it was long time WWE employee Howard Finkel who assumed the ring announcing duties that night. In person, Howard Finkel is an engaging and positive person. His love for ...


  17. WWE News: WWE Contacting Former Talent For Wrestlemania XXX, Latest...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 |

    ... on WrestleMania from the only person to have appeared at every single edition, WWE Hall of Fame announcer Howard Finkel. "The Fink," as he's affectionately known, details what it was like to be in WWE when The Grandest Stage of Them All was just ...


  18. Johnny Manziel Redefines The NFL Pro DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... Rick Perry. Honestly, the only thing missing was a Titantron, a ramp, and WWE Hall of Fame ring announcer Howard Finkel introducing Manziel to the 75 representatives there from 30 of the 32 NFL teams. (Chicago and Cleveland abstaining. Yes, ...


  19. The Name on the Marquee: WWF Championship WrestlingRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 |

    ... moustache and it's actually a little jarring. -Rodz actually outdoes Windham with mat wrestling to start while Howard Finkel jumps in with a weird house show plug: 'Action coming to Worchester, with an appearance by the reigning World Wrestling ...


  20. WrestleMania V doubled down in an Atlantic City explosionRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... one big event a year, i.e. the Super Bowl or the Oscars, then why not wrestling? Hall of Fame ring announcer Howard Finkel, who is the only person to appear on screen at every WrestleMania, came up with the name WrestleMania based on The Beatles ...