Tag - Paul Heyman

Was the Brock Lesnar / Paul Heyman segment cut short on Raw?

Brock Lesnar

The Brock Lesnar segment on Raw last night seemed like it was cut short after what was designed to solidify Lesnar as the heel, the crowd turned on Goldberg and following a few pauses from Heyman, the WWE production team hit Lesnar’s music to end the segment out of nowhere. Perhaps this outcome could have been predicted since the show was from...

Paul Heyman responds to Goldberg’s comments

Paul Heyman

Following Goldberg’s appearance on ESPN SportsCenter on Wednesday and his pick of Brock Lesnar as a match he’d like to have if he returns, the advocate for the mayor of Suplex City, Paul Heyman, replied to Goldberg’s comments on social media. “I would be remiss in saying I don’t owe Brock Lesnar a rematch. I was able to prosper and have...

Heyman confirms that he will accompany Lesnar on Raw tonight

Brock Lesnar

In a follow-up to an earlier story about Paul Heyman signing a new deal with WWE, Heyman himself confirmed on Twitter that he will be part of Monday Night Raw tonight. “The Beast @BrockLesnar and I have quite a bit on our minds,” Heyman wrote. “Let’s discuss it all TONIGHT – LIVE – @WWE #RAW!” It will be interesting to see if...

Paul Heyman reportedly signs new WWE deal

Paul Heyman

When WWE held the draft, Paul Heyman’s name was missing from the listing as Brock Lesnar’s manager and there was a good reason for that: his contract with WWE had expired and was not renewed in time to advertise him. Heyman’s WWE deal ran out shortly after WrestleMania and both parties took their time to reach a new deal. With Lesnar out of...

Paul Heyman discusses Lesnar with ESPN ahead of UFC 200

Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman called Brock Lesnar’s return to the UFC as “the greatest thing that has ever happened to him” as he wasn’t ready to walk away from mixed martial arts just yet. Speaking with ESPN, Heyman said that win or lose at UFC 200 against Mark Hunt, he hopes that it will make Lesnar an even bigger star on a global basis and “drive a...

Paul Heyman interviews Brock Lesnar on UFC 200 return

Brock Lesnar

Paul Heyman published a 7 minute interview with Brock Lesnar on his Heyman Hustle YouTube account that discusses why the beast incarnate wanted to return to the UFC. “Why not?” Lesnar told his friend. Lesnar said he felt robbed by diverticulitis when he was in the UFC and he’s not coming back to avenge his losses to Cain Velasquez and...

Paul Heyman conducts one-on-one interview with Brock Lesnar

Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman, the on-screen advocate and real-life best friend of Brock Lesnar has conducted a one on one interview with Brock Lesnar which will air tonight at 7PM EST. The interview will be published on the Heyman Hustle YouTube account at YouTube.com/HeymanHustle and Heyman said that Lesnar opened up “like never before” and it was a...

Paul Heyman interrupts Roman Reigns on ESPN’s SportsCenter

Paul Heyman

Continuing their angle away from WWE television, Paul Heyman interrupted Roman Reigns during his appearance on ESPN’s SportsNation. Reigns was being interviewed by Michelle Beadle and just before Reigns was going to show how hard he can punch on a boxing machine, Brock Lesnar’s theme kicked in and out came the advocate for the WWE World...

Paul Heyman to go live on the WWE Network at 7PM EST

Paul Heyman

The advocate for the WWE World Heavyweight champion, Paul Heyman, will be going live on the WWE Network today at 7PM EST to give his take on the ongoing controversy surrounding Brian Williams’ comments regarding a previous trip to Iraq. What that has to do with professional wrestling is anyone’s guess! “The Breaking News show will air...

Rolling Stone talks with Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman

Rolling Stone has an interesting interview with the one and only Paul Heyman to promote this Sunday’s Royal Rumble, discussing with the former ECW mastermind a variety of subjects. When asked about his “Paul Heyman guys,” Heyman said that he has never walked out with someone he wasn’t trying to audition as a WrestleMania main eventer. With...

Paul Heyman accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge…sort of!

Paul Heyman

Paul Heyman took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge the only way Paul Heyman knows how to do it – complete with a promo…and a hot Paul Heyman Girl on his side. The only difference was that instead of Heyman getting the shower, the Heyman chick – dressed, hm, very appropriately – dropped the bucket of ice and water on herself and then...

Trailer for the must-see Paul Heyman DVD/Blu-Ray released

Paul Heyman

WWE has released the trailer for the upcoming Paul Heyman DVD and Blu-Ray which is titled “Ladies and Gentleman, My Name is Paul Heyman,” a release which will cover the career of the “mad scientist” from his early days as a photographer, to working for WCW, moving to ECW, WWE, and more. This will contain a sit-down documentary-style...

Paul Heyman’s father passes away

Paul Heyman

It has been reported that Paul Heyman’s father, Richard, has passed away this week at the age of 87.  It is not known if this will effect Heyman’s participation next week on RAW. On another sad related note, R-Truth’s sister Francetta also passed away last week from cancer. Condolences to both families during this difficult time.

WWE planting seeds for Heyman/Punk breakup

Paul Heyman

The Paul Heyman and CM Punk partnership is going down the divorce path as WWE has started planting seeds into the eventual breakup between the two. At one point during yesterday’s match between Punk and Jericho, Heyman climbed on the apron and somewhat distracted Punk. After the match, WWE.COM recorded a video of the two talking in the...

Heyman laughs off at the idea of TNA/WWE joint show

Paul Heyman

In an interview with British-based entertainment website Digital Spy, Paul Heyman laughed off at the idea of TNA President Dixie Carter wanting to do a joint event between WWE and TNA in the future. “Why wouldn’t she,” Heyman said as he proceeded to recount a story about a friend of his who just started a new beverage company in...

Curtis Axel is the third Paul Heyman guy

Curtis Axel

Joe Hennig, the son of the late WWE Hall of Famer Mr Perfect, was repackaged and given a reboot yesterday on Monday Night RAW using the name of Curtis Axel, the third Paul Heyman guy. Hennig has been signed to a WWE deal since March 2007, wrestling for FCW. He appeared in the second season of NXT under the name of Michael McGillicutty but came up...