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Former RAW Tag Team Champion Could Be Joining AEW Soon

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• Former RAW Tag Team Champion Could Be Joining AEW Soon

According to Fightful Select, former RAW Tag Team Champion Buddy Murphy (now known as Buddy Matthews) could be on his way to AEW soon:

“Matthews has been a free agent since about September, and told Fightful he wasn’t quite sure of where he’d land. He’s worked a plethora of indies, as well as dates for MLW and NJPW, but we haven’t heard details on him signing anywhere.

Sources within AEW in recent weeks have indicated that there was growing interest and rumblings about Matthews joining the company in some capacity, with some even heard that there were creative pitches made, with another source going as far as to say that creative is already decided. We’ve not confirmed the latter.”

Buddy Murphy was released from WWE in June 2021. In his last WWE match, he competed in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal on the WrestleMania edition of SmackDown in April 2021, which he lost.

Apart from the RAW Tag Team Championship, he also held the NXT Tag Team Championship and the WWE Cruiserweight Championship.

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (February 16, 2004) – WWE Monday Night RAW

On this day in 2004, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE Monday Night RAW’.

This episode was broadcasted from the Centennial Garden Arena in Bakersfield, California and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE WrestleMania XX’ PPV.

Here’s the official match-card from that night:

1. World Tag Team Titles: Ric Flair & Randy Orton vs. Booker T & RVD

2. Chris Jericho vs. Kane

3. Trish Stratus & Victoria vs. Jazz & Molly Holly

4. Shawn Michaels vs. Chris Benoit

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