Ronnie Garvin says Dusty Rhodes put Crockett out of business

Ron GarvinFormer NWA World Champion, Ronnie Garvin recently sat down with Steve and the Scum on WGD Weekly for a great hour plus long interview. Garvin spoke about his entire run in the wrestling business from his initial start in the business and his rise to the top of the NWA, right up through his final run in the WWF can be heard in its entirety here:

Highlights from Ronnie’s interview with WGD Weekly included him chatting with Steve and the Scum on a variety of topics including:

Politics playing into his NWA Title run, and Dusty Rhodes “putting Crockett out of business”: “…It was strictly politics. Dusty Rhodes was the booker and he was against it. You know, what are you going to do. He didn’t book me anywhere during the whole time I had the belt until the rematch because Dusty Rhodes was a very, very jealous guy when it came to guys getting over. He was the wrong guy to be a booker. He is the one who put Jim Crockett out of business. He is the reason Jim Crockett had to sell and was losing his butt…It was the same thing with the Rock and Roll Express. He couldn’t stand the Rock and Roll Express getting over like rock stars. I mean, girls would go crazy. They had to have some protection for the Rock and Roll Express, the girls would attack them, just like rock stars, it was unbelievable. So, Dusty Rhodes had to book himself with them as a six man tag team. But, the whole thing was politics, I didn’t care…I made money and then when the return, the belt went to Flair, and I was gone a short time after that. I didn’t put up with that kind of stuff. Continue reading

Dusty Rhodes added to ‘Legends of the Ring’ on June 8, 2013

Dusty Rhodes

DUSTY RHODES ADDED TO LEGENDS OF THE RING ON JUNE 8th

It is with our great pleasure we welcome ‘The American Dream”  Dusty Rhodes to our already star-studded lineup. Dusty will be appearing as LOTR’s 4th featured guest  along with StingAdam CopelandTeam 3D and the jam packed world famous Superticket featuring the newest Hall of Fame inductee Bruno Sammartino.

Limited discounted tickets are on sale right now to meet DUSTY RHODES

LEGENDS OF THE RING will open its doors at 8:30am  and wrap up around 4:30 pm

TIME TBA

AMERCIAN DREAM PACK 100.00

(only 20 will be sold)

- 1 photo opp and 1 signed item

- 4 extra signed items.

-1st 20 people in line

(save 20.00!)

STANDARD DUSTY RHODES MEET AND GREET TICKET- 40.00

(only 100 sold)

-1 Autograph

-1 Photo opp

or

-2 Autographs

Extra autographed items  20.00 each (only 100 available!)

Remember these prices are only valid until May 15th OR until these sell out WHATEVER COMES FIRST

ONLY 100 discounted tickets be available for sale online on a first come first serve basis or until MAY 15th whatever comes first!  Keep in mind a general admission ticket or Superticket is required to attend Legends of the Ring!

All other LOTR tickets are available now in VERY limited quantities ORDER TODAY TO AVOID SELLOUT!

www.legendsofthering.com