• Update On Crazy CM Punk – WWE Rumor
CM Punk was involved in a backstage fight with The Elite at the AEW All Out 2022 PPV, which resulted in him getting suspended.
Also due to this fight, backstage producer Ace Steel (Punk’s close friend) got fired.
A rumor recently started that Ace was backstage at the WWE Royal Rumble 2023 premium live event, trying to broker a return deal for Punk.
According to the Wrestling Observer, these rumors are false. Punk is still under contract to AEW and Steel wasn’t backstage at Royal Rumble.
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (February 17, 1997) – WWF Monday Night RAW
On this day in 1997, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.
It was broadcasted from the Nashville Arena in Nashville, Tennessee and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania 13’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
Marc Mero vs. Savio Vega
Rocky Maivia vs. Leif Cassidy
The Headbangers vs. The Hardy Boyz
Owen Hart vs. Flash Funk
Bart Gunn vs. Triple H
World Heavyweight Title: Sid vs. Bret Hart