Heath Slater has long been a fan of professional wrestling. His love for the industry goes back as far as the event featuring WWE Hall of Famer Michael PS. Hayes of the Fabulous Freebirds suggests. The incident affects Slater, as he recently shared the story.
That’s when he was Talk to the store He revealed the hilarious confrontation between his mother and the wrestling legend. He said that Hayes asked his mother outside after a wrestling show when his mother took him to see Slater when he was eight years old! He said of the encounter:
“He hit my mother when I was eight. After the show, we were walking away. Next thing you know, he and Jimmy ‘Jam’ Garvin get in this damn car. Michael Hayes pulls up, my mom walks in, and the next thing you know, you’re like, ‘Hey babe!’ My mother turned around, I looked up and I was like, ‘Oh st, that’s Michael Hayes!’ They literally say, ‘Hey! I’m staying at the Marriott across the street. Come near the bar! ‘ I say ‘Mom! Let’s go! ‘
So he’s been hitting my mom and me eight times, and I’m like, ‘Hey, let’s go! I want to have fun mom! ‘ So my mother said, ‘No, no. Good show ‘this and that. And Michael ‘Nah Babe, seriously. Meet me at the bar. And then they drive like you know, and I’m like, ‘Mom, let’s go!’ Then we went home. It was just one thing. That shooting happened.
The funny thing about it is that I am, in all consciousness, in all belief, about it. Told Tom. So Dr. When Tom Prichard, Michael Hayes came out to top the talent at FCW, he thought it was fun to bring it. And then Hayes’ oh yeah! I remember her! ‘ So everybody went around and joked that Hayes was my real dad, that kind of S-T. How do you think I’ve been working for fifteen years ?! ”
Slater started wrestling again in 2004 and went through WWE’s development area known as FCW, as mentioned in his quote above. He actually signed with WWE from 2006 (including years of development), but was released in 2020. He now wrestles for impact wrestling.
* Thank you LOVEBYLIFE. For reference.
November 30, 2021 2:04 am