Lance Storm made his pro wrestling debut in 1990. Storm quickly became one of the best wrestlers in the world and emerged as a mainstay in Paul Heyman’s Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW).

Storm left ECW to join Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling (WCW) in 2000. When Vince McMahon purchased his rival company in 2001, Storm was one of the many wrestlers that got work in the Stamford-based promotion.

His WWE televised debut came during the May 28th episode of RAW when Storm entered the ring and delivered a superkick to Perry Saturn. His debut marked the beginning of the infamous invasion storyline.

Storm underwent a gimmick change in 2003 after tagging with Val Venis. In storyline, Storm’s manhood made him popular with the ladies. The 52-year-old recently took to Twitter to talk about the weird gimmick.

The Impact producer said McMahon loved the idea of the new gimmick. Though Storm doesn’t know who came up with the gimmick, he suspect former WWE head writer Brian Gewirtz intended to pull a rib on McMahon.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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