Listen: Jim Knight, Bill Watts, Ucla discussed on The Jim Ross Report
"And so I've got a very exciting exciting lead up to the show on Thursday night. But the biggest and most exciting thing that we have going for us is the fact that the greatest wrestler of all time, we'll be joining me today on this program. The nature voi- RIC flair to hall of fame rings from WWE. If there is a wrestling hall of fame on earth. Rick flair should be in it. And I, we will talk about a lot of things is health update on that summer. Slam a lot of cool things. So stay tuned. You're gonna. I think you're gonna really ensure this conversation. I look at Erie more finished recording it folks. I felt like it was a typical car trip for the nation. I, we talk football, we talked to women, we talk food. We talked drinking. We talk wrestling at just brought back so many memories, and I think you have fun with it. So thanks for that. But right now, you know what's next, you know exactly or going to sing right. Here's what's on my mind. Kicking off with my thoughts on the passing. Jim, the anvil night heart man, I'll tell you says Leon, white Vader brickhouse Brown. Brian Lawler. God bless him and all these guys and their families. And now we have, you know, this situation show nine heart dying suddenly. And so I have great memories a Jim night heart long before he became a member of the Hart foundation. Actually, Bill watts was running mid south wrestling, Stu Hart, and the cowboy converse Shane's towns here. Quite often. Matter of fact, Bill got the junkyard dog from Calgary stampede wrestling. So you got got GM Guinea booked, big strong green is grass guy, but Jim was also a world class shot. Footer Cowboys. Youngest son mica was a hell would athlete injuries caught up with him, but he was a Helvin athlete and had the chance what the experts say, the one of the best young shot footers in America. Well. Cowboy knew that Jim was a world renown shot-putter with records in California for track scholarships, UCLA. And so Bill not only had Jim in the territory they entertaining Bush read Hello. Good team too. By the way, good heels. They were not afraid getting heat. They like being a villain. They didn't want anybody to to cheer them. They do not encourage a fan, positive fan interaction. They like being villains and that was before the the ground. Swell took over like seventy shirts, so I can't really be that bad guy. They won't buy my shirts was a somewhat ridiculous that's got Russia's essay that are believing their own publicity, they're naive, but generally not heart butchery at outstanding heels and Luciana when a he'll had heat it was it was real. I mean, like you watched who's following to your. Tale type stuff. But Jim helped mica learn finer techniques shot. Footing always enjoyed talking to Jimmy that you know, great athlete mill. He's sometimes Jim Knight hearts athleticism is overlooked. You can't have a world class shot. Footer a full tr- attract scholarship to major university like UCLA and by the west, the model of rushing buddy rice. The two k. sports and we've actually, oh, you slaying UCLA this year. Norman would chip Kelly, regulars crew in so. But Jim did a great job is reliable. Worked hard, getting."