Wednesday, July 24, 1985

New Braunfels Herald Zeitung

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New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 24, 1985, New Braunfels, Texas Double 2 Singles Dorsett in trouble with IRS DALLAS AP The Internal Revenue Service could sell two homes it has seized from Dallas Cowboys running back Tony Dorsett within 30 days if Dorsetts alleged tax debt is not an IRS spokeswoman The homes in a far north Dallas subdivision and in in neigh boring Collin were seized by the IRS Tuesday in an effort to collect more than in income taxes allegedly owed for 1980 and said IRS spokeswoman Marlene The sale of the homes would satisfy the tax but Dorsett has 180 days from the date of any sale to pay the taxes and reclaim his Gaysek reportedly was in Los Angeles with his agent attending to business matters and could not be reached for comment by The Associated Cowboys Coach Tom Landry said Dorsett was not required to be at training camp in Thousand until Thursday although the eightyear veteran from Pitt sburgh had been asked to be at camp on Landry said he only recently had become aware of Dorsetts financial Im always concerned when players have things on their mind that they have to Landry Its a distraction from foot But these things happen and they have to be dealt My bet is that Tony will be here Thursday night when everyone else is Landry If hes hell be fined a The IRS began filing liens against Dorsetts property in November when agents first cited a debt for his 1979 income of ficials That figure was revised in March to according to the IRS and deed records in Collin and Dallas The Dallas Morning News reported in todays Since the IRS has filed liens for more than for taxes owed by Dorsett for 1980 and according to the IRS and the deed Rangers McDowell hits for cycle Sports Heraldfritting July 11A SA rookies put on show I OERYLCLARK HERALDZEITUNG Alfrederick Hughes in black battles with Tyrone Corbin for a rebound during Tuesdays game By TOM LABINSKI Staff writer SAN ANTONIO In a game where slam dunks were more common than jump the San Antonio Spurs closed out their 1985 rookie camp Tuesday night in the annual Silver Black For the the Silver team walked over the Black but for Coach Cotton the game was a chance to evaluate six draft choices and seven free along with two regulars from last season looking for extra After the the squad had been trimmed to the eleven who will be invited to the Midwest Rookie Review beginning Forwards Tyrone Corbin and Joe Binion scored 28 points each to lead the Silver to team to in front of faithful fans at the Blossom Athletic The Black squads Alfrederick San Antonios firstround draft led all scorers with 37 With players gunning for a spot on the rookie squad and the that goes to each team member of the winning Fitzsimmons said the game gave him a good look at this years crop of young I was impressed by a lot of people he Tyrone played a good especially in the first and Binion had a nice second And Alfrederick Hughes showed me a lot The surprise of the Fitz simmons came in the play of 6 11 forward Michael If I had to say someone came out and really did it in this Id have to say it was he a University of California is playing his first basketball since a knee He played in only four games his senior year in college and sat out last season after being drafted in the seventh Playing for the Pitts scored 26 points and pulled down nine rebounds in 34 minutes of He was all over the court I was very impressed by his per He definitely won a spot on our rookie review Fit simmons who played all but three minutes of the not only looked sharp on offense with his 360degree but also showed a lot of Fitzsimmons Alfrederick really fought on the offensive I think he is going to be that type of player someone who will go after the ball following a missed he Hughes said he was happy with his in spite of the final Im disappointed that we didnt Its never as much fun to But I worked harder on defense and worked on my own game and thought I did pretty well he Another standout for the Silver team was who converted his last 10 field goal attempts of the He scored his 28 points in only 20 minutes of game A1984 grauduate of North Carolina Binion spent the last season in the Continental Basketball Association after being waived by the Spurs in the Joe ran well tonight and scored in Fitzsimmons He went to the CBA last year and worked hard You owe it to a guy like that to invite him to camp and Im The Spurs will take eleven players into the Midwest Along with Alvin Robertson and Ozell Jones from last years San Antonio will be represented by free agent guards Victor Fleming and Stewart free agent forward John and rookie centers Mike Brittain and Clayon Cut on Tuesday were center Tom Piotrowski and Jay both free fourthround draft choice Scott Roth and sixth round choice Chris The Review starts today with San Antonio playing Houston at Before the Spurs Dallas will take on Denver at Promoters control every aspect of sport L the Atlanta Constitution did a study on professional the Question was asked Is it fake or isnt it Testifying on behalf of his sport was Eddy then known as The Continental Rookie of the Year in and Georgia Wrestler of the Year in If I wanted to play Mansfield told the Constitution Id go find a sandbox somewhere and play with a When Im in the I go all Last Eddy Mansfield sat in an Atlanta hotel telling a far different Every so he would interupt himself and God I hate to do Mansfield was recounting the things he did in his career losing matches on cutting his forehead with a hidden razor blade so he would bleed good for the and playing the heros role with in his Why didnt Mansfield speak up when he had the chance Why did he tell reporters the wrestling business was on the level he said Youre afraid of what the promoters will do if you speak Theyll cut you theyll tell other promoters not to use Thats number The other thing is youre I never wanted to tell anyone I made for a Id strut around like a big shot and I might have just enough to buy a hamburger at No matter how badly a wrestler is being Mansfield said hell protect the Why Because there is some promoter telling him to hang on casue hes this dose to making it Its They Were gonna do this and and that for you YOU want so bad to believe it that you go I sold my clothes to pay for wrestling All roy dreams were tied up to the Tbey my heart out and left me to the 28year old Mansfield Theyre so quick to tell you about the wrestleri who making big But there are a thousand guys who dont make the World Wrestling Federations heavyweight earns a Thats more than a Football league Virgil better known aj Dusty makes He reads every Ric FWr if the National Wrestling Alliance champion 1 nside Professianal Wrestling By RAYDIDINGER Special to the HeraldZeitung iddy covered with his own puts a headlock on an unknown opponent and He drives a Mercedes and wears an robe lined with fur and leather by there is money in professional The business grosses million a Live attendance is spot on World Wrestling Federation The big names get their But for other the bad guys and fall it is often a struggle to They travel usually driving their own picking up purses that range from J25 to In most the wrestlers pay their own A preliminary boy can earn for a match in Kansas City and be tapped out dinner and a tank of gas before he hits the Its a tough life with little glamor and less There is no medical or disability insurance and no pension If a wrestler breaks his leg falling out of the ring all he gets from the promoter is his nights wages and directions to the nearest There are guys starving to death and there are guys making a said Terry a veteran who has seen both Funk began wrestling for a night in in Today he owns a cattle ranch in The Funk is hanging around long enough for the right people to notice In the a dozen wrestlers earn more than Proven attractions such as Andre the Giant and Jimmy Superfly Sunka make twice They fly to major cities and stay in nice Thats the first The others too too bland or too rebellious trudge along in the minor Man sfield a Gulf Coast headliner who was demoted after a runin with an Atlanta promoter kept the pay stubs from his last tour in They read 14 Kansas City 16 Fort 17 Des April 18 Earlier Mansfield recalled drawing a gate in San He says he was promised plus a bonus if he let his opponent cut his hair in the Mansfield The show packed em in and the promoter added to his profits by selling the Continental Lovers hair a bag at the souvenir Mansfields pay for the evening Sure the promoter lied to MgngfMj but stories they put out on me when I was saying The Continental Lover has seven cars and lives in a It was all I had an apartment in San Antonio and I was driving the circuit in one an Olds These promoters use you every which way they They tell you how to what to when to when to even when to To get to the top and stay you have to sell your Mansfield I couldnt do I was treated like a piece of meat for seven Thats long was I gonna call a cop As a you have no no court of no rights The man hands you an envelope and says Take it or The hookers tell If you dent like it Finally thats what I J dont believe hajfthe stuff about how rich these stars paying my Theyd like you to I can show you o one in the business no promoter or even trade writer will admit the sport is a Wrestlers glower when the question is Promoters are Publicists are Look at the they Didnt you hear about Bruno Sammartinos broken neck How about Ray the wrestler who died in Atlanta David Doctor D Schultz has had both knees dislocated and shoulder The active wrestlers say they go all WWF heavyweight Ron Shaw says the winner is paid more than the for one like a a wrestler needs to compile an impressive record to earn a title Thats a Mansfield Youll get a title shot when they the promoters then theyll tell you whether youre gonna win or not Theyre writing the youre just reading the How about the blood Thats the promoters call Mansfield Hell come in the dressing room and say I want juice That means If he says I want double juicethat means the baby face the good guy has to use the blade I laugh when people say we use fake blood or bloog That blood is we cut We have littlebitty razors in our wristbands or Some guyp have them in their At the right moment we them out and use You look at most wrestlers and they have a ridge ojf scar tissue right here AM tt is one nick in the right spot and the blood will Its not hard to Babyface distracts the crowd by talking to the ret that gives me time to get the hands up to my face and spurts out and crowd goes I cut myself in the same spot Next TV guys