During a question and answer session with the fans, Bubba Ray was asked which promotion allowed him to do his best promo work. The former world heavyweight champion stated that Paul Heyman allowed him a lot of freedom when he was working in ECW. The New York native also stated that he really enjoyed the segments that he did when he worked as the Bully Ray character in TNA.
October 17, 2015
During a recent interview, Mr Anderson revealed just how close he is to Paul Heyman. He stated that during his early days in TNA, he would often call his mentor for help with his promos. Anderson stated that he loved how the company only gave him bullet points and allowed him some creative freedom on developing his character. Anderson and Heyman spoke on a near weekly basis. That is a sign that Heyman genuinely loves to help performers.
February 28, 2015