Brian Gewirtz Would Get Into 'Spirited Debates' With Vince McMahon Over 'Cheap Heat'

The easiest way to get boo'd in wrestling is to insult the town your in. If you really want to get heat, you'll take a step further by insulting the sports team in that town because no town likes it when you remind them that their sports team sucks, even if their sports team sucks.

On the October 1, 2018 episode of WWE Raw, Elias and Kevin Owens generated plenty of heat when they ripped on the town of Seattle for no longer having an NBA team after the Supersonics were moved to Oklahoma City to become the Thunder.

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Former WWE writer Kazeem Famuyide wrote the segment for Elias and Owens and reflected on the segment on Twitter.

This prompted Brian Gewirtz, another former WWE writer who now works alongside The Rock at Seven Bucks Productions, to chime in on 'cheap heat' in the business.

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The segment garnered so much buzz that former Supersonics Detlef Schrempf and Brent Barry chimed in at the time. You can view their comments by clicking here.

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