Nick Aldis and Adam Pearce are vying for the coveted signature of Bron Breakker, the former NXT Champion, to join their respective brands. Breakker made a surprising appearance on WWE SmackDown this week, seeking counsel from WWE Chief Content Officer Triple H. However, their conversation was abruptly interrupted by the ever-assertive Paul Heyman.
A brief exchange ensued between Breakker and Heyman before the young star excused himself from the presence of Triple H and Heyman. This marks the second instance where WWE has hinted at a potential alliance between Breakker and Heyman, fuelling speculation that Breakker could be the next ‘Paul Heyman Guy.’
With his remarkable run in Shawn Michaels’ NXT, Breakker stands at a crossroads, with the option to align himself with Heyman and potentially sign with Nick Aldis’ show.
The allure of joining the blue brand, coupled with the prospect of being mentored by Heyman, presents tangible advantages. Heyman’s track record, exemplified by the monumental championship reigns of CM Punk and Roman Reigns under his guidance, underscores the potential benefits for Breakker.
Apart from serving as an effective mouthpiece, Heyman’s profound understanding of the industry could navigate Breakker towards the optimal career trajectory.
Notably, Heyman had previously introduced and accompanied Breakker to the ring for his match against Carmelo Hayes on the October 10, 2023 episode of NXT. The Wiseman’s eloquent introduction set the stage for Breakker’s main event bout that night, further highlighting the potential synergy between the two.