On the latest episode of Busted Open Radio, WWE Hall of Famer Mark Henry discussed the CM Punk Starrcast announcement, claiming that this appearance could be the potential stepping stone that could bring Punk back into professional wrestling.
The Punk side of this, you know sometimes you get bitter. Have you ever been screwed over? Have you been disrespected and taken for granted? Has anybody ever looked you at you in your face and said ‘Hey this is what’s going to happen,’ and then something completely different happens? That’s what he’s saying happened to him, and maybe we’re giving him too raw a deal. Maybe he needs to be able to come to grips with it himself before we cast judgement on him for abandoning what we love.
Henry continued, discussing how All Elite Wrestling would actually be a perfect fit for Punk, since it includes all of the aspects he's always asked for.
I think that [All Elite Wrestling] is tailor-made. It’s like, here you go, you wanted a platform, you wanted an equal footing with the marketing and the management, and the ownership, here’s equal footing. You get to have a conversation, and not only do you have the conversation, if you come up with ideas and stuff, you get credit for those ideas. You get more time, and if you deserve to be in the main event, then you deserve to be in the main event regardless of what else is going on. Sometimes you want to be put first, that’s the way it is in business: when you’re at the top of the game, you want to be put first.
Listen to Henry's full comments below. (H/T and transcribed by WrestleZone)
On the heels of the @CMPunk #StarrcastIII announcement, @davidlagreca1 & @TheMarkHenry discuss if Punk is finally coming around on a return to pro wrestling & why AEW could be a perfect fit 🔊 pic.twitter.com/Oqb25roRev
— SiriusXM Busted Open (@BustedOpenRadio) July 19, 2019
More WWE & AEW News* New 7'3'' Giant Makes WWE Debut At Live Event (Photos)
* Balor-Wyatt SummerSlam Match Off?, Update On Balor's WWE Status
* Report: Eric Bischoff To Have NO Creative Input In New SD! Live Role?!?
* GIANT List Of Confirmed & Rumored Returns / Surprises For RAW Reunion
* Report: Kevin Owens Doing Unscripted Promos On WWE TV In Recent Weeks
* CM Punk/Starrcast 3: Rumors Of AEW Debut At All Out PPV (Updated)
* Report: FS1 To Debut New NXT Show Head-To-Head Against AEW On TNT
* Io Shirai Shows Off Her Completely New Look (Photo Gallery)
* Nikki Bella Confirms New Boyfriend In "Racy" New Video
* AEW Clears JR For RAW Reunion, But He Turns Down Vince's Personal Offer
* Backstage Update On Alexa Bliss P*ssed Off By WWE Fan Chants At RAW
Rajah.com Social Media Interaction* Follow Rajah head writer Matt Boone on Twitter @MattBoone1984
* Follow the official Rajah account on Twitter @Rajah_News
* Follow Rajah owner Rajah Kumar on Twitter @RajahNews
* Follow the official Rajah Instagram account at Instagram.com/RajahNews
* Follow the official Rajah Facebook page at Facebook.com/RajahWWF
* Join the official Rajah Forums by signing up at Forums.Rajah.com
* Chat with other fans about this article in the official Rajah Disqus feed below, or at Disqus.com/home/forums/rajahcom