Bruno Sammartino: Greatest Opponent, Best Friend

How Bruno saved one wrestler from a path of destruction

I was sitting at a table in one of the banquet halls of Sheraton New Orleans Hotel the morning of Wrestlemania. This was my second consecutive year of attending the Mania Moments Breakfast, which annually features mostly legends of the business (sprinkled with a few sort-of-beens who are still dreaming of being legends…