• Backstage News On Aleister Black’s Booking, Reason For His Release
During the stream, Black revealed that “budget cuts” was the reason that WWE told him for his release.
According to Fightful Select, the WWE creative team was recently told to stop making pitches for Black.
“Aleister Black was brought back to TV to kick off a feud with Big E, which we’re told had no long-term endgame, and many of those associated with putting together the story didn’t even know that he was being released. Recently, creative was told to stop making pitches for Black, but weren’t told why.”
WATCH: Zelina Vega (Aleister Black’s Wife) In Super Hot Revealing Costume:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (June 2, 1996) – WWF Action Zone
On this day in 1996, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Action Zone’.
This episode featured matches, promos, highlights & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF King of the Ring 1996’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
The New Rockers vs. The Hardy Boys (From Superstars)
Highlights Of Sunny Seducing Phineas Godwinn Over The Last Couple Of Months
Promo By The Smoking Gunns And Sunny (From Superstars)
Photo Still Highlights Of Shawn Michaels vs. The British Bulldog (From In Your House)
Hunter Hearst Helmsley vs. Marty Garner (From Superstars)
Highlights Of The Ultimate Warrior vs. Goldust King Of The Ring Match (From Last Week’s Raw)
Highlights Of Vader vs. Ahmed Johnson King Of The Ring Match (From Last Week’s Raw)
Highlights Of Goldust Giving Ahmed Johnson Mouth To Mouth (From Last Week’s Raw)
Justin Hawk Bradshaw vs. Henry Godwinn (From Superstars)
Highlights Of Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. Savio Vega (From In Your House)
Mr. Perfect Interviews Stone Cold Steve Austin (From WWF Challenge)
Highlights Of The Undertaker vs. Goldust (From In Your House)
Promo By The Undertaker & Paul Bearer
Can We Talk With The Following Question: Where Were You When The Lights Went Out At In Your House?