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Portland Wrestlecast: Raven in Portland Wrestling

<p>You know him best as Raven, ECW's grunge-era cult leader. Before he was dark and brooding, he was loud, brash, and colorful as Scotty the Body in Portland Wrestling.</p> <p>This week on the Portland Wrestlecast, Jim Valley talks to Raven about his time as Scotty the Body&nbsp;in Portland. Scotty was responsible for many firsts in the history of the territory: the first heel color commentator, the first valets&nbsp;(Ginger and&nbsp;Veronica) who were regularly involved in the territory, and the first wedding in Portland Wrestling history.&nbsp;</p> <p>Raven talks about Roddy Piper, The Grappler, Steve Doll, Johnathan Boyd, and others. In addition, he gives his opinion on whether Portland was more traditional in its booking and presentation.</p> <p>This episode takes you back nearly 30 years to December of 1989 as Raven gets his first chance to consistently work main events and get plenty of TV time.</p> <p>Don't forget to check out his podcast: <a href="https://omny.fm/shows/the-raven-effect">The Raven Effect</a> for more great stories.</p> <p>{radioShow dmdocuments/PWCSCOTTYRAVEN.mp3} {membership 4}</p>