History Wrestling / LanceStorm

20th Jun '15 12:14:12 AM McJeff
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* FinishingMove: Most notably the Canadian Maple Leaf/Straightshooter (a half crab), but also the Sharpshooter, a springboard missile dropkick, and a superkick... Storm tried to have something that could be used as a finisher on any wrestler regardless of size or speed.

* OddFriendship: With Wrestling/{{Goldust}}, who else?
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* OddFriendship: With Wrestling/{{Goldust}}, who else?else? His friendship with Val Venis might count as well, considering how friendships don't normally start with one guy accidentally looking at another guy using the urinal and being impressed with his penis size.
30th Apr '15 9:43:04 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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Lance later started working for Wrestling/{{WWE}} when they purchased WCW in 2001, being the second WCW wrestler to win a WWE Title.[[note]]The first was Storm's former Team Canada ally Wrestling/MikeAwesome, who defeated Wrestling/JeffHardy for the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwf-hc.html WWE Hardcore Title]] on the July 12 (taped July 10) ''[=SmackDown!=]''[[/note]] He was fairly successful in WWE, winning the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] and forming a successful ForeignWrestlingHeel Tag Team with Wrestling/{{Christian}}, who won the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Championship]] from Wrestling/{{Edge}} and Wrestling/HulkHogan, of all people. He also had a similar run with Wrestling/WilliamRegal as his partner. Eventually he retired from full time in-ring action to become a trainer, first for the WWE's developmental program before creating his own school, the Storm Wrestling Academy, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
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Lance later started working for Wrestling/{{WWE}} when they purchased WCW in 2001, being the second WCW wrestler to win a WWE Title.[[note]]The first was Storm's former Team Canada ally Wrestling/MikeAwesome, who defeated Wrestling/JeffHardy for the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwf-hc.html WWE Hardcore Title]] on the July 12 (taped July 10) ''[=SmackDown!=]''[[/note]] He was fairly successful in WWE, winning the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] and forming a successful ForeignWrestlingHeel Tag Team with Wrestling/{{Christian}}, who won the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Championship]] from Wrestling/{{Edge}} and Wrestling/HulkHogan, of all people. He also had a similar run with Wrestling/WilliamRegal as his partner. Eventually he retired from full time in-ring action to become a trainer, first for the WWE's developmental program before creating his own school, the Storm Wrestling Academy, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. \n He's also served as the Pure Wrestling Association's booker.

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Lance later started working for Wrestling/{{WWE}} when they purchased WCW in 2001, being the second WCW wrestler to win a WWE Title.[[note]]The first was Storm's former Team Canada ally Wrestling/MikeAwesome, who defeated Wrestling/JeffHardy * OneSteveLimit: He booked for the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwf-hc.html WWE Hardcore Title]] on the July 12 (taped July 10) ''[=SmackDown!=]''[[/note]] He was fairly successful in WWE, winning the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] and forming a successful ForeignWrestlingHeel Tag Team with Wrestling/{{Christian}}, who won the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Championship]] from Wrestling/{{Edge}} and Wrestling/HulkHogan, of all people. He also had a similar run with Wrestling/WilliamRegal as his partner. Eventually he retired from full time in-ring action to become a trainer, first for the WWE's developmental program before creating his own school, the Storm PWA(Pure Wrestling Academy, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Association) he wrestled for the PWA(Prairie Wrestling Alliance)
20th Apr '15 1:12:14 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* TheRival: Wrestling/ChrisHero, though it's a verbal rivalry rather than a physical one.
13th Mar '15 2:39:03 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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* {{Irony}}: For all his patriotism, Lance Storm uses [[Wrestling/{{Sting}} the Scorpion Death lock]] instead of [[Wrestling/BretHart the Sharpshooter]].(It's the same move, only applying pressure to different parts of the leg)
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* {{Irony}}: For all his patriotism, Lance Storm often uses [[Wrestling/{{Sting}} the Scorpion Death lock]] instead of [[Wrestling/BretHart the Sharpshooter]].(It's the same move, only applying pressure to different parts of the leg)
13th Mar '15 2:37:05 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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* RealSongThemeTune ** White Zombie's "El Phantasmo And The Chicken-Run Blast-O-Rama" ** AC/DC's "Thunderstruck" ** Culture Beast's "Mr. Vain"

** Lance used to wear the WCW Monday Jericho shirt in ECW and years later in Ring of Honor started using Fozzy songs as entrance music.
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** Lance used to wear the WCW Monday Jericho shirt in ECW and years later in Ring of Honor started using Fozzy songs such as "Enemy" as entrance music.
12th Mar '15 11:27:00 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* TheComicallySerious: This was put to an end after Stone Cold got the crowds chanting boring at him and he began teaming with Val Venis in an effort to make it stop.
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* TheComicallySerious: TheComicallySerious ** This was put to an end after Stone Cold got the crowds chanting boring at him and he began teaming with Val Venis in an effort to make it stop.stop. ** Derek Wylde threatened to rape him on World Of Hurt and response to this, Lance gave him pointers on how to make his threats more creepy.
12th Mar '15 10:57:21 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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'''Lance Storm''' (real name Lance Evers) is a professional wrestler best known for his time in Wrestling/{{ECW}}, Wrestling/{{WCW}}, and Wrestling/{{WWE}}. He started training alongside fellow Canadian wrestler Wrestling/ChrisJericho, with whom he would team with and occasionally feud with off and on around the world, including the [=WAR=] and Wrestling/{{FMW}} promotions in Japan and several independent promotions in Canada. After a brief tenure in Wrestling/JimCornette's [[Wrestling/{{SMW}} Smoky Mountain Wrestling]], they went their separate ways (though both ended up in the same promotions, it was never at the same time till 2001).
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'''Lance Storm''' (real name Lance Evers) is a professional wrestler trained by Black Dragon, Ed Langley and Stu Hart, best known for his time in Wrestling/{{ECW}}, Wrestling/{{WCW}}, and Wrestling/{{WWE}}. He started training alongside fellow Canadian wrestler Wrestling/ChrisJericho, with whom he would team with and occasionally feud with off and on around the world, including the [=WAR=] and Wrestling/{{FMW}} promotions in Japan and several independent promotions in Canada. After a brief tenure in Wrestling/JimCornette's [[Wrestling/{{SMW}} Smoky Mountain Wrestling]], they went their separate ways (though both ended up in the same promotions, it was never at the same time till 2001).

* TenMinuteRetirement: Originally intended to retire following a match against Jericho at ECW One Night Stand. He's since wrestled a few matches since his supposed retirement, but these matches almost always involve other close friends of his such as [[Wrestling/TheWrestlingObserverNewsletter Bryan Alvarez]], Wrestling/{{Christian}}, and ECW alumni. One notable exception was a match against Wrestling/BryanDanielson at Wrestling/RingOfHonor.
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* TenMinuteRetirement: TenMinuteRetirement ** Originally intended to retire following a match against Jericho at ECW One Night Stand. He's since wrestled a few matches since his supposed retirement, but these matches almost always involve other close friends of his such as [[Wrestling/TheWrestlingObserverNewsletter Bryan Alvarez]], Wrestling/{{Christian}}, and ECW alumni. One notable exception was a match against Wrestling/BryanDanielson at Wrestling/RingOfHonor.Wrestling/RingOfHonor. ** He sometimes stops into Wrestling/TommyDreamer's House of Hardcore and has wrestled on and off for the Pro Wrestling Syndicate with Wrestling/JerryLynn and Justin Credible.

** HappyDance: A lot of viewers did not realize what the gimmick was supposed to be, so he had a bit of a double take when people told him [[Wrestling/LisaMarieVaron Victoria]] stole his gimmick, until he realized they were referring to her dancing for no reason.

** * HappyDance: A lot of viewers did not realize what that the "dancing" gimmick was supposed to be, be a big penis gimmick, so he had did a bit of a double take when people told him [[Wrestling/LisaMarieVaron Victoria]] stole his gimmick, until he realized they were referring to her dancing for no reason.

** HappyDance: A lot of viewers did not realize what * {{Irony}}: For all his patriotism, Lance Storm uses [[Wrestling/{{Sting}} the gimmick was supposed Scorpion Death lock]] instead of [[Wrestling/BretHart the Sharpshooter]].(It's the same move, only applying pressure to be, so he had a bit different parts of a double take when people told him [[Wrestling/LisaMarieVaron Victoria]] stole his gimmick, until he realized they were referring to her dancing for no reason.the leg)

* JerkassHasAPoint: When Storm arrived in WCW he ended up teaming with Billy Kidman. Kidman made fun of Lance regularly, and would do stuff like dance around behind him and make faces while he was talking. Storm finally turned on Kidman, but to be fair Kidman was really asking for it. * MaskedLuchador: As the "Ideal Canadian"
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* JerkassHasAPoint: When Storm arrived in WCW he ended up teaming with Billy Kidman.Wrestling/BillyKidman. Kidman made fun of Lance regularly, and would do stuff like dance around behind him and make faces while he was talking. Storm finally turned on Kidman, but to be fair Kidman was really asking for it. * MaskedLuchador: As the "Ideal "The Ideal Canadian"

* JerkassHasAPoint: When Storm arrived in WCW NameOfPower: A half Boston crab he ended up teaming with Billy Kidman. Kidman made fun of Lance regularly, and would do stuff like dance around behind him and make faces while he was talking. Storm finally turned on Kidman, but to be fair Kidman was really asking for it. * MaskedLuchador: As the "Ideal Canadian"calls "The Canadian Maple Leaf"

* JerkassHasAPoint: When Storm arrived in WCW he ended up teaming with Billy Kidman. Kidman made fun of Lance regularly, and would do stuff like dance around behind him and make faces while he was talking. Storm finally turned on Kidman, but to be fair Kidman was really asking for it. * MaskedLuchador: As the "Ideal Canadian"PerkyFemaleMinion: At various points, Chastity, Dawn Marie, Major Gunns, Tammy Lynn Sytch, [[Wrestling/CarleneMoore Jazz]]

* StillGotIt: After retiring, when he came back to wrestle Wrestling/BryanDanielson (considered by many to be probably the best wrestler in the world) and showed he could keep up with him for 30 minutes straight and nearly beat him, he received a huge chant of this from the Wrestling/RingOfHonor fans (along with chants of [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments "Thank You Lance!" and "Please Come Back!"]]).
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* StillGotIt: SignatureMove: Leg lariat, Star kick(drop sault), super kick, sidekick, cradle pile driver, spiked pile driver(deep impact), Suplex dropped into a power slam (power-plex, Wrestling/BillGoldberg would make it famous as the Jack hammer) * StillGotIt ** After retiring, when he came back to wrestle Wrestling/BryanDanielson (considered by many to be probably the best wrestler in the world) and showed he could keep up with him for 30 minutes straight and nearly beat him, he received a huge chant of this from the Wrestling/RingOfHonor fans (along with chants of [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments "Thank You Lance!" and "Please Come Back!"]]).

* StillGotIt: After retiring, when he came back to wrestle Wrestling/BryanDanielson (considered by many to be probably ** His return for the best wrestler Preston City Wrestling/Ring Of Honor Super Show in the world) 2014, where he wrestled Joey Hayes and showed he could keep up with him for 30 minutes straight and nearly beat him, he received a huge chant of this from the Wrestling/RingOfHonor fans (along with chants of [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments "Thank You Lance!" and "Please Come Back!"]]).''[[TeamRocketWins actually defeated]]'' Martin Kirby.

* StillGotIt: After retiring, when he came back to wrestle Wrestling/BryanDanielson (considered by many to be probably the best wrestler TournamentArc: Defeated Wrestling/MikeAwesome in the world) and showed he could keep up with him for 30 minutes straight and nearly beat him, he received a huge chant of this from the Wrestling/RingOfHonor fans (along with chants of [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments "Thank You Lance!" and "Please Come Back!"]]).2000 WCW United States Title Tournament final.

* VitriolicBestBuds: With Wrestling/ChrisJericho. While he credits Jericho for keeping him in the business, he would also shoot down any of Chris's lame ideas for ring names, finishers, etc. with brutal honesty. ** HilariousInHindsight: Lance shutting down one finisher name, The Boomstick, in 2007 became funnier in 2012, when TNA's Jay Bradley used it as his finisher's name.
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* VitriolicBestBuds: With Wrestling/ChrisJericho. While he credits Jericho for keeping him in the business, he would also shoot down any of Chris's lame ideas for ring names, finishers, etc. with brutal honesty. ** HilariousInHindsight: honesty. Lance shutting down one finisher name, one, The Boomstick, Boomstick in 2007 2007, became funnier HilariousInHindsight in 2012, when TNA's Jay Bradley used it as his finisher's name.
12th Mar '15 10:33:05 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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Lance later started working for Wrestling/{{WWE}} when they purchased WCW in 2001, being the second WCW wrestler to win a WWE Title.[[note]]The first was Storm's former Team Canada ally Wrestling/MikeAwesome, who defeated Wrestling/JeffHardy for the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwf-hc.html WWE Hardcore Title]] on the July 12 (taped July 10) ''[=SmackDown!=]''[[/note]] He was fairly successful in WWE, winning the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] and forming a successful ForeignWrestlingHeel Tag Team with Wrestling/{{Christian}}, who won the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Championship]] from Wrestling/{{Edge}} and Wrestling/HulkHogan, of all people. He also had a similar run with Wrestling/WilliamRegal as his partner. Eventually he retired from full time in-ring action to become a trainer, first for the WWE's developmental program before creating his own school, the Storm Wrestling Academy, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He is also a regular guest on [[Wrestling/TheWrestlingObserverNewsletter Figure Four Daily]] with Bryan Alvarez.
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Lance later started working for Wrestling/{{WWE}} when they purchased WCW in 2001, being the second WCW wrestler to win a WWE Title.[[note]]The first was Storm's former Team Canada ally Wrestling/MikeAwesome, who defeated Wrestling/JeffHardy for the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwf-hc.html WWE Hardcore Title]] on the July 12 (taped July 10) ''[=SmackDown!=]''[[/note]] He was fairly successful in WWE, winning the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] and forming a successful ForeignWrestlingHeel Tag Team with Wrestling/{{Christian}}, who won the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Championship]] from Wrestling/{{Edge}} and Wrestling/HulkHogan, of all people. He also had a similar run with Wrestling/WilliamRegal as his partner. Eventually he retired from full time in-ring action to become a trainer, first for the WWE's developmental program before creating his own school, the Storm Wrestling Academy, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. A television show about Lance Storm's academy called "World Of Hurt" premiered in 2011. He is also a regular guest on [[Wrestling/TheWrestlingObserverNewsletter Figure Four Daily]] with Bryan Alvarez.
1st Mar '15 11:21:49 AM paulson
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* IHaveTheHighGround: The finisher of Sudden Impact/Thrillseekers, which was both Lance Storm and Chris Jericho doing a missile dropkick ''off of the same turnbuckle.''
18th Dec '14 7:36:15 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* [[WearingAFlagOnYourHead Wearing A Flag On Your Tights]]: Before switching to the aforementioned UnderwearOfPower, his tights were in red and white Canadian colors, as can be seen on this very page.
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* [[WearingAFlagOnYourHead Wearing A Flag On Your Tights]]: Tights]] ** Before switching to the aforementioned UnderwearOfPower, his tights were in red and white Canadian colors, as can be seen on this very page.page. ** The Un Americans wore the Stars And Stripes upside down.
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