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In this episode of the WrestleTalk News, is Paul Heyman done with WWE? And the original plans behind the WWE draft leaked!
Paul Heyman Done With WWE?!
Our top story today is all about the original WWE draft plans that have been revealed, and how they changed leading up to Smackdown Live. But first, what’s going on with Paul Heyman?
When Brock Lesnar was drafted 5th to Raw in the second round on Tuesday night, there was a notable absence of an advocate: there was no mention of Paul Heyman in the pick. He wasn’t even checking out Brock from behind like he usually is in match graphics.
This is notably different to other draft picks with manager-type acts. Rusev was drafted with Lana as one pick, as was The Miz with Maryse. But there’s Brock’s…all by himself.
The Wrestling Observer Newsletter is reporting that this might be because Heyman’s contract with WWE has expired, and the two sides have not yet come to an agreement for renewal.
Speaking of Bork Laser…
To hear about today’s big story – the leaked original plans for WWE’s draft and brand split – watch the WrestleTalk News below.
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