|"The King of the Independents" became a household name in the late 90s and
is responsible for training some of the biggest names on the independent scene. Not only was he one of the
forces behind the creation of Chikara, but he was also involved in the early days of Ring of Honor and
Combat Zone Wrestling. He claimed dozens of championships throughout his career, and was inducted into
the ECWA Hall of Fame in 2001. Some of the people he trained include Gran Akuma, Icarus, Trent Acid, and
Youth appeared on Episode 349: Eddie's Birthday Extravaganza.