Kevin Nash Explains How Differing Visions Induced Friction With Hulk Hogan In WCW


Whereas Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash, and Scott Corridor all had Corridor of Fame careers individually, the trio will at all times be related due to the NWO, arguably the best steady in WCW historical past. However as many good occasions because the three had shepherding the NWO alongside, there have been additionally powerful occasions, particularly because the group’s storyline cooled and WCW itself started to falter in 1998 and 1999, whereas Hogan exerted extra inventive management. On the most recent “Kliq This,” Nash was requested about Hogan’s well-known political maneuvering throughout his WCW tenure, and whether or not Nash would function a intermediary throughout these occasions between Hogan, WCW boss Eric Bischoff, and others. In response, Nash revealed how completely different mindsets led to points between he and Hogan, and between Hogan and Corridor as effectively.

“By the point it did not work for Hulk, there was already friction between us,” Nash mentioned. “That was a number of the downside, as a result of Hulk was at all times so used to, and I will simply use his direct quote, his whole profession, individuals stood beneath the Hogan apple tree and waited for a golden apple to fall. They’d get a six-month run with Hulk, have the run of their life, and they’d transfer on.”

“And he mentioned ‘You two pricks are available, you are available with chainsaws, and attempt to lower the f*****g tree down.’ I can not say he wasn’t flawed in feeling that manner. It is simply that we had a imaginative and prescient, and … we had been ten years youthful than he was, if no more. So I imply … he wasn’t listening to west coast rap. We simply had a imaginative and prescient that the extra that we may, as a result of … it grew to become pop culture-ish, but it surely wasn’t popular culture.”

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