- On a recent podcast with Mister Saint Laurent, former WCW booker Kevin Sullivan talked about a clause in Ray Traylor's contract that entitled him to a PPV bonus if buys reached a certain level, whether Traylor was on the show or not. Sullivan explained that the level of buys required far exceeded what any event was achieving, but PPV buys increased after WCW signed Hulk Hogan and suddenly Traylor was receiving $25,000 for every PPV. Sullivan spoke about being pressured to feature Traylor on those events to justify the bonus.
Eric Bischoff then appeared on Ric Flair's podcast and refuted the story when asked about it.
"It's BS for the most part," Bischoff said. "That's the first time I've ever heard that Ray Traylor had any sort of special clause in his agreement."
On the new episode of MSL & SULLIVAN, available every Friday on MLWradio.com, Kevin responded to Bischoff's claim that Traylor didn't have a bonus clause in his contract.
"I don't want to say that Eric's not telling the whole truth, but I knew Bubba as a very very good friend and I heard that also from Hogan, so I'm going to say that he did."
- MMA camp American Top Team is putting on a Halloween themed pro wrestling event on October 30th at their gym in Coconut Creek, FL. In the main event, ECW original Stevie Richards will face top Bellator MMA light heavyweight King Mo. Legends of Wrestling President Uncle Louie will be the special guest ring announcer for the event. You can check out more details below: