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3 Aug 2018 Here's how Vince McMahon bought WCW and WWF emerged as the WCW lost US$62 million, due to guaranteed contracts of their older 

25 Mar 2001 The rest of the "big name" wrestlers with huge, guaranteed contracts will stay under contract with Time-Warner -- McMahon decided that it  15 Ridiculous WCW Contracts That Sank The Company 15 Bret Hart ($2.5 million) Bret Hart was the hottest wrestler in the world on the back 14 Bill Goldberg ($2.5 million) Bill Goldberg was a homegrown star for WCW, 13 Lex Luger ($1.4 million) According to Eric Bischoff, he never wanted to Goldberg was the top draw in WCW, and they paid him like it, as he earned over $5 million in 1999 and $3 million in 2000, more than Hulk Hogan’s base salary. Except this guaranteed contract was what helped destroy WCW, as the weight of the contract was so much for the few dates he was working. A guaranteed contract was one of the most coveted in the industry because it guarantees you every single penny, even if you are fired or injured. In a business as shaky as professional wrestling, having a guaranteed contract was as important as winning a title belt or getting television time. PENDERGAST: 20 Ridiculous Contracts That Put WCW Out Of Business In 2001. 1. Hulk Hogan (Terry Bollea), undisclosed. Hogan’s deal is the only one on the sheet where there is no detail provided, presumably because a) we 2. Bill Goldberg, $2.5 million (3 years remaining) 3. Bret Hart, $2.5 million With this, came some of the very worst contracts we’d ever laid eyes on. Following the purchase of WCW, the terms and documents were made public years later and man, did they ever cause a reaction. In celebration of those awful contracts we present to you the 15 most shocking WCW contracts that will make you sick. In this clip from What Happened When, the Voice of Wrestling Below the Mason Dixon Line, Tony Schiavone shoots on guaranteed contracts.

11 Sep 2017 1996 was a rough year for the WWF, as WCW's new flagship show and WCW quickly called with a huge guaranteed contract and easier workload. and Nash were under ironclad long-term contracts with the competition, 

11 Sep 2017 1996 was a rough year for the WWF, as WCW's new flagship show and WCW quickly called with a huge guaranteed contract and easier workload. and Nash were under ironclad long-term contracts with the competition,  10 Jan 2019 It took WCW about a decade to get to the level that WWE was at in the mid-to-late 1990s because WCW offered guaranteed contracts and  3 Aug 2018 Here's how Vince McMahon bought WCW and WWF emerged as the WCW lost US$62 million, due to guaranteed contracts of their older  4 Aug 2018 guaranteed contracts offered to them by Eric Bischoff, the WCW The acquisition of Hulk Hogan and friends helped turn WCW into a bigger  29 Oct 2015 Kevin Nash talks about booking the WCW, Hulk Hogan's "fingerpoke of had creative control of their characters built into guaranteed contracts. 25 Mar 2001 The rest of the "big name" wrestlers with huge, guaranteed contracts will stay under contract with Time-Warner -- McMahon decided that it  15 Ridiculous WCW Contracts That Sank The Company 15 Bret Hart ($2.5 million) Bret Hart was the hottest wrestler in the world on the back 14 Bill Goldberg ($2.5 million) Bill Goldberg was a homegrown star for WCW, 13 Lex Luger ($1.4 million) According to Eric Bischoff, he never wanted to

A guaranteed contract was one of the most coveted in the industry because it guarantees you every single penny, even if you are fired or injured. In a business as shaky as professional wrestling, having a guaranteed contract was as important as winning a title belt or getting television time.

With this, came some of the very worst contracts we’d ever laid eyes on. Following the purchase of WCW, the terms and documents were made public years later and man, did they ever cause a reaction. In celebration of those awful contracts we present to you the 15 most shocking WCW contracts that will make you sick. In this clip from What Happened When, the Voice of Wrestling Below the Mason Dixon Line, Tony Schiavone shoots on guaranteed contracts. According to many internet sources like the Wrestling Observer, the WWE is offering controversial contracts to WWE talent. Basically they are deals that have the company protected, but not the wrestlers. With contracts ending, the WWE wants guys like Rey Mysterio, Leon ‘ (Big Van) Vader’ White was one of the top 3 earners in pro wrestling in 1993. That year, he signed a four-year contract with WCW, worth $625,000 per annum, and an eight-match deal with Japan’s wroked shoot UWFI, which paid him a not inconsiderable $25,000 per match.

a car accident, acquisition costs of several other wrestling promotions, and the guaranteed contracts all combined to put the promotion on thin ice financially.

A guaranteed contract was one of the most coveted in the industry because it guarantees you every single penny, even if you are fired or injured. In a business as shaky as professional wrestling, having a guaranteed contract was as important as winning a title belt or getting television time. PENDERGAST: 20 Ridiculous Contracts That Put WCW Out Of Business In 2001. 1. Hulk Hogan (Terry Bollea), undisclosed. Hogan’s deal is the only one on the sheet where there is no detail provided, presumably because a) we 2. Bill Goldberg, $2.5 million (3 years remaining) 3. Bret Hart, $2.5 million With this, came some of the very worst contracts we’d ever laid eyes on. Following the purchase of WCW, the terms and documents were made public years later and man, did they ever cause a reaction. In celebration of those awful contracts we present to you the 15 most shocking WCW contracts that will make you sick. In this clip from What Happened When, the Voice of Wrestling Below the Mason Dixon Line, Tony Schiavone shoots on guaranteed contracts.

12 May 2018 WCW was the number one rival of WWE but folded because of its lavish out contracts are one of the major reasons WCW went out of business. had fan support, his contract of $700,000 guaranteed was an enormous sum.

Eric Bischoff said that he called some of the WCW wrestlers this morning and all WCW superstars will be left out due to their high cost guaranteed contracts. Remember, WCW had guaranteed contracts. A majority of the top The WWE schedule was much more intense than WCW. Look at the talent  21 Mar 2019 “A lot of people think WCW unraveled because of things like 'guaranteed contracts' for wrestlers and the decision to give Hulk Hogan creative 

3 Aug 2018 Here's how Vince McMahon bought WCW and WWF emerged as the WCW lost US$62 million, due to guaranteed contracts of their older  4 Aug 2018 guaranteed contracts offered to them by Eric Bischoff, the WCW The acquisition of Hulk Hogan and friends helped turn WCW into a bigger  29 Oct 2015 Kevin Nash talks about booking the WCW, Hulk Hogan's "fingerpoke of had creative control of their characters built into guaranteed contracts. 25 Mar 2001 The rest of the "big name" wrestlers with huge, guaranteed contracts will stay under contract with Time-Warner -- McMahon decided that it  15 Ridiculous WCW Contracts That Sank The Company 15 Bret Hart ($2.5 million) Bret Hart was the hottest wrestler in the world on the back 14 Bill Goldberg ($2.5 million) Bill Goldberg was a homegrown star for WCW, 13 Lex Luger ($1.4 million) According to Eric Bischoff, he never wanted to