BEST LOCAL HERO

Hulk Hogan

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The Hulkster isn´t crackin´ as many skulls in the ring as he used to, but firing up the crowd at Lightning games will get you hailed as a hero. During the team´s playoff run, Hogan (Tampa native Terry Bollea) would grab the mic, lead some cheers and tear off one of his skimpy tank tops that he must buy by the gross. The Forum crowd went nuts, and the Lightning won the Stanley Cup, so what more can you ask? Hogan may do other things in the community to merit our heroism award, but riling up the hometown throng is the most high profile.

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