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Kevin Owens Reveals WWE Legend’s Gesture Left a Lifelong Imprint on Him: “He Doesn’t Remember Doing This”

Published 03/01/2022, 10:00 AM EST

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Kevin Owens is a fan favorite superstar who always takes time out to acknowledge his fans. Owens is a fierce competitor inside the ring, but outside it, he has a different side. However, it turns out that Kevin Owens’ gesture of being interactive with his fans was inspired by a WWE legend.

It was none other than his fellow countrymen and WWE Hall of Famer, Lance Storm. Kevin Owens recently appeared on Ryan Satin’s Out of Character podcast. There they asked Owens the reason behind him being humble towards the fans.


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Owens recollected a memory of himself when former WWE Superstar Lance Storm would interact with him over mail.

Kevin Owens learned humbleness from his idol, which is very important!

Despite Lance Storm’s busy schedule, he would respond to Kevin’s emails. The former NXT Champion wanted to share the same love with his fans.

“I remember I would email Lance Storm through his website and ask for advice. And he would always answer. I didn’t do this every week or anything, but I did it a few times, and he would answer me. He doesn’t remember doing this, but to me, that was so huge.”


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Kevin Owens assumes that Lance Storm might have thought of him as a silly kid on the internet who was seeking his dreams. However, the former WCW star Lance Storm would still take out his precious time to respond to Owens.


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The former NXT Champion also stated that he adapted to interact with the fans before coming to the WWE. Kevin used to bond with fans even when he was a part of the independent circuit.

“That really went a long way for me. So that’s just him [Lance Storm], a performer responding to somebody that hopes to one day reach what he was accomplishing at that time. But then I realized that helped shape kind of something that I wanna be a positive influence on people that are gonna be doing this after me,” Kevin Owens added.

The former NXT Champion is looking to win the Raw Tag-Team Champion title with Seth Rollins!

Kevin Owens is currently signed with the WWE Raw brand where he is part of a tag team with Seth Rollins. Seth Rollins and Owens have been working together on the WWE programming for the past few weeks.


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The pair seem to share a good bond inside the ring. In next week’s edition of Raw, Kevin Owens and The Messiah of Drip, will be part of a triple threat tag-team championship match against The Alpha Academy and team RK-Bro.


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What do you think of Rollins and Owens’ tag team? Can they become tag-team champions? Let us know.

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Akash Dhakite

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Akash Dhakite is a WWE writer at EssentiallySports. Since he was three years old, Akash has been a fan of WWE, which gives him an ascendancy of knowledge about this sport. He grew up watching John Cena and to ‘Never Give Up’ is something that he has learned from him.