WWE Legend Responds to Rumors of Brock Lesnar and Goldberg Being Mad at Him Back in the Day: “I Don’t Understand Why They Would Be So Hot”

Published 02/10/2022, 12:00 PM EST

Brock Lesnar and Goldberg are two of the most destructive men to step inside the squared circle. And no pro wrestler would want to make these two mad at them. But there were rumors that both of them got mad at WWE legend Kurt Angle following a segment on TNA.

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WWE Legend Kurt Angle had a feud with Christian during his time in TNA in 2007. The two men fought each other at the Against All Odds PPV. But prior to their match, Christian and Angle had a segment where Goldberg and Brock Lesnar got mentioned.

Recently, during an episode of The Kurt Angle Show, Kurt Angle responded to the rumors of Goldberg and Lesnar being mad at him following Angle’s segment with Christian.

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Paul Bromwell mentioned after Lesnar and Goldberg learned about this segment, there were rumors that both of them got hot about it.

Bromwell asked Kurt if they ever mentioned it to him down the road or at the time. Addressing this question, Kurt said, “No, they didn’t. But I don’t understand why they would be so hot. This is publicity.”

“They were free agents at the time. Anytime someone talks about a wrestler and not in a negative way, it’s always good publicity,” he added.

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Kurt Angle revealed whose idea was it to mention Goldberg and Brock Lesnar during the segment

During the episode, the WWE Hall of Famer revealed whose idea was to mention Lesnar and Goldberg during his segment with Christian in 2007.

He said, “Vince Russo was the creative guy behind this. A lot of fans thought when I came in, it was Goldberg. So, we were just trying to keep with that storyline that Goldberg could possibly come in there.” 

Where are Brock and Goldberg now?

Brock Lesnar and Goldberg are currently competing in WWE. Both of them will battle at the 2022 Elimination Chamber Premium Live Event.

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Lesnar will compete for the WWE Championship, while Goldberg will challenge Roman Reigns for the WWE Universal Championship. This will also be Goldberg’s last match on his current WWE deal.

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As for Brock Lesnar, he is reported to face Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 38 for the WWE Universal Championship. But for that to happen, Reigns need to defend the title first against Goldberg.

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Shouvik Nath

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Shouvik Nath is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Having completed his graduation from St.Xavier’s College, Shouvik wished to follow his passion for pro wrestling.

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