When the beloved Paul Heyman was paired up with Antonio Cesaro, a lot of fans were under the impression that this was finally going to be the big push that the latter has been deserving. Unfortunately, though, that was never the plan. Heyman revealed that the reason why the two of them were put together was because WWE needed an excuse to have Heyman on camera to promote Brock Lesnar.
August 22, 2015
Fox Sports interviewed Paul Heyman, and he decided to share a great story about himself and Dusty Rhodes. When the ECW founder was just 18 years old, he once sneaked into an NWA production meeting. Upon being caught by Rhodes, Heyman revealed to him that he was simply there to learn. Rhodes admired that and allowed Heyman to stick around.
August 17, 2015
When Finn Balor first showed up in WWE, Dusty Rhodes told him that his in ring performance was already at top level. The legendary star wanted Balor to work on his speaking skills. An idea being tossed around backstage is to have him paired up with Paul Heyman when he finally gets promoted to the main roster. Heyman and Balor have mutual respect for the abilities of the other.
August 16, 2015
Back in the late 1990s, Paul Heyman invented the choke slam. In the years since, his protege, Tommy Dreamer, has sold the move countless times. The ECW veteran is done, however. Dreamer states that his body totally felt the blow during a live event recently. It made him realize that retirement is on the horizon, so he might need to tone things down a bit.
August 9, 2015
When WWE decided to air a live event in Japan this weekend because Brock Lesnar agreed to work the show, many were under the assumption that Paul Heyman was going to be by his side, as fans across the world know of their association. However, it has been revealed that Heyman will not be brought along for the ride. Lesnar will be working the show by himself.
July 2, 2015
During a recent interview with Chael Sonnen, Paul Heyman stated that Roman Reigns lost his push because WWE made the mistake of bringing Daniel Bryan back. Heyman feels that the audience was hoping for Bryan to be given a super push, so they turned on Reigns because he was actually being pushed.
June 12, 2015
During an interview with Chael Sonnen, Paul Heyman revealed that he had pitched an idea to management to let CM Punk be the one to end the streak of the Undertaker. Heyman did that because he felt that it would have kept Punk in WWE a little while longer, as the winner would definitely need to capitalize on being given such an honor.
June 11, 2015
When Steve Austin signed a contract with WWE to do his podcast show on their network, he only agreed to do a certain amount of episodes. Thus far, we've seen him do three shows with Vince McMahon, Triple H and Paul Heyman as his guests. Reports have surfaced that he now has 11 episodes left on his deal.
June 11, 2015
While fans would absolutely love to see the dream match between Steve Austin and Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania, Paul Heyman confessed that there is zero chance of that happening. He stated that Austin has a plethora of reasons why he would not sign that deal with WWE, but he did not provide any details on any of those reasons.
June 10, 2015
Apparently, Vince McMahon is reportedly not too pleased with how things ended when Steve Austin interviewed Paul Heyman on his podcast show. McMahon was upset because the two of them were generating hype for a Wrestlemania match that would not be happening. He feels fans will be disappointed if the actual main event does not live up to a potential match between Austin and Lesnar.
June 10, 2015