"Bad times don’t last. But bad guys do,” the famed wrestler once said.
NYPD said a man was taken into custody after the incident, according to ESPN.
The performer, whose real name was Shannon Spruill, was popular in the late '90s and early 2000s.
The U.S. wrestler grabbed victory at the Tokyo Olympics with just milliseconds to spare.
The first-time Olympian encountered big-time heartbreak.
"It's entertaining. But it's not real," the Utah senator said, following Trump's rally in Ohio.
The former NBA great capped off his eventful night with a bit in an ambulance.
Lister, who was blind in his right eye since birth, started his entertainment career as a pro wrestler.
The wrestler, whose real name was James Harris, was part of pro wrestling's 1980s popularity boom.