Are you super into seeing wrestlers in athletic environments that aren’t the norm? Is it your dream to watch an NHL team’s SmackDown equivalent in close proximity to one of the Four Horsemen? Well hello new friend with oddly specific life goals, this post is for you!
World Champion professional wrestler Ric Flair will make a special appearance at the Syracuse Crunch game on Feb. 7 against the Springfield Falcons at the War Memorial.
Flair, the most decorated world champion in wrestling history, will be available to sign autographs and take pictures with fans.
Flair, also known as the “Nature Boy,” is one of the most famous and well-known professional wrestlers in the world. Flair was a fan favorite because of his rule-breaking antics, confident strut, and signature Woooo! – Syracuse Crunch
I really, really love when people who don’t watch wrestling try to describe famous wrestlers. It’s like trying to explain foreign animals to babies. The Bactrian Camel goes HURRRREEEEUGGGHHHHHAAWW, the Ric Flair goes WOOOO!
What else do I love? Excited Canadian accents over low-budget promo videos using footage they might not actually have permission to use? Hell yeah I do. Here’s Syracuse winger Eric Neilson sounding vaguely like Brett Hart and being way more adorably excited at the idea of being in the same building as Ric Flair than Brett ever was: