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Brian Fritz

Brian Fritz
Brian is the owner and editor-in-chief of Between The Ropes. He has also covered wrestling and MMA for The Orlando Sentinel and AOL Fanhouse and currently is a contributor for Sporting News. You can email Brian at fritz@betweentheropes.com and follow him on Twitter @BrianFritz.

Triple H Talks NXT Unstoppable, Plans for Brand, Touring and Injuries

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WWE CEO Paul “Triple H” Levesque held a conference call with the media in advance of the NXT TakeOver: Unstoppable special on Wednesday night on the WWE Network as he talks about the show, injuries to some of the talent, plans for touring, which talent have improved the most over the past few years, the recent shows in Philadelphia and ...

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Impact Wrestling Moving to Wednesday Nights Starting June 3

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When TNA made its alliance with Destination America, the thought was that Impact Wrestling would air on a night in the middle of the week. It’s new partner would want to keep it off Friday nights which is typically a wastleland in the TV industry. But Destination America decided to put the wrestling show on Friday nights anyway. The ratings haven’t ...

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Tyler Breeze on WWE NXT Hitting the Road, His Character and WrestleMania Week

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WWE NXT superstar Tyler Breeze talks about the company going on the road this week with shows in Philadelphia on Thursday and Friday followed by Albany on Saturday, the upcoming “TakeOver: Unstoppable” event on May 20 live on the WWE Network, being included on some recent WWE shows and what the response to him has been, how he came up with ...

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Between The Ropes: WWE Raw Recap 5/11/2015, Elimination Chamber Returns, Daniel Bryan Announcement

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Brian and Michael recap the May 11 edition of WWE Raw including Daniel Bryan relinquishing the Intercontinental Championship, the return of the Elimination Chamber, an excellent match between Neville and John Cena along with more matches announced for this Sunday’s Payback PPV. Plus, they talk about the TNA Wrestling “live” show last Friday including MVP’s promo and his choice of ...

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Mike Bennett on Big Ring of Honor Shows, Working with His Wife and his Man Crush on Tom Brady

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One-half of the current IWGP Tag Team Champions Mike Bennett of The Kingdom talks about the big week for Ring of Honor witht he War of the Worlds ’15 shows on Tuesday and Wednesday in Philadelphia followed by Global Wars ’15 in Toronto on Friday and Saturday. Plus, he discusses working in Japan, how his dreams have changed over the ...

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JTG On New Book, Heat in the Locker Room and His WWE Run

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JTG, one-half of the former WWE tag team Cryme Tyme joins the podcast to talk about his new e-Book “Damn! Why Did I Write This Book?” which is filled with stories on how much heat he had during his run with the company, the heat commandments and plenty of funny anecdotes. Plus, he talks about his start with the company ...

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Bobby Fish Talks Big Ring of Honor Week with NJPW Stars, reDRagon and Tag Team Wrestling

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Ring of Honor’s Bobby Fish — one half of reDRagon along with Kyle O’Reilly — talks about the big week for the company next week with the War of the Worlds ’15 shows on May 12 and 13 in Philadelphia as well as the Global Wars ’15 shows on May 15 and 16 in Toronto. Plus, he discusses the current ...

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TNA Wrestling’s Mica Talks Move to Company, Winning Over Father and Live Edition of Impact Wrestling

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TNA Wrestling’s Mica talks about Friday night’s live edition of Impact Wrestling on Destination America at 9:00p ET, his joining the company earlier this year, how the transition has been for him, knowing the other members in The Rising before coming in (Drew Galloway and Eli Drake), his time with WWE developmental as Camacho and his release, following in the ...

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Adam Rose on E:60 Doc, Family Life and Fighting to Make it In WWE

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WWE superstar Adam Rose talks about the E:60 documentary “WWE Behind the Curtain” on ESPN, if he knew what to expect out the film, if it was tough it was for him and his family to watch and how personal the film was, why he thought the Leo Kruger character didn’t work, if he knew how close he was to ...

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Billy Corgan On Joining TNA Wrestling Creative Team, Plans Going Forward and More

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Smashing Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan took part in a TNA Wrestling conference call to talk about his involvement in their creative team. Corgan also discussed what he brings to the company, what he likes about their creative direction right now, what he would like to see TNA do in the near future, growing up a wrestling fan, his background ...

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Extra Videos Featuring Tyler Breeze, Colin Cassady from E:60 Pictures

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On Tuesday night, the E:60 feature WWE: Behind the Curtain aired on ESPN. It was a fascinating expose on NXT, showing what it takes to make it WWE developmental and the many details and choices that go into the characters and the personalities of the stars as well as how decisions get made from management. The show focused on three guys: ...

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Between The Ropes: WWE Raw Recap May 4, 2015, Payback and Michelle Beadle Reaction

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Brian Fritz and Michael Wiseman recap the May 4, 2015 edition of WWE Raw including Sami Zayn making his debut in his hometown of Montreal against John Cena, the upcoming Payback PPV now having a Fatal 4-Way in the main event with Dean Ambrose being included, Thew New Day actually clapping their way to the top and more. Plus, they talk ...

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