• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (May 30, 2002) – WWE SmackDown!
On this day in 2002, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE SmackDown!’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Pengrowth Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE King of the Ring 2002’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. Rikishi & Rico Constantino vs. Billy Gunn & Chuck Palumbo
2. Christian vs. Maven
3. Chris Jericho vs. Faarooq
4. The Undertaker vs. Randy Orton
5. Tajiri & Chavo Guerrero Jr. vs. Billy Kidman & Hurricane Helms
6. Test vs. Triple H
7. Steel Cage Match: Edge vs. Kurt Angle
• Nexus Was Scheduled To Return At WrestleMania 36
Former WWE Tag Team Champion Darren Young was recently a guest on The Dropkick Podcast, where he discussed several topics, including his run as a part of Nexus in WWE.
Nexus made their WWE debut in 2010. It’s their 10-year anniversary this year.
Young revealed that WWE had planned to have the group return at this year’s WrestleMania to celebrate a decade passing since they debuted.
However, like many other plans, this plan also got scrapped due to the Coronavirus pandemic.