• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (December 23, 2001) – WWF Sunday Night HEAT
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Sunday Night HEAT’.
It was broadcasted from New Orleans, Louisiana and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 2002’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
– Hurricane Helms vs. Crash Holly
– Billy Gunn & Chuck Palumbo vs. Scotty Too Hotty & Albert
– Rob Van Dam vs. Christian
– The Dudley Boyz vs. Spike Dudley & Tajiri
• Cody Rhodes Gives WWE Rights To Use Dusty Rhodes’ Name
During a Twitter exchange with a fan, AEW Executive Vice President Cody Rhodes revealed that he has given WWE rights to use his late father’s name for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament.
If you follow this account, than I’m sure you’ve seen how complimentary to WWE I am and often. I literally just gave them rights to use my dads name for their tag tournie.
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) December 21, 2019
For those who don’t know, Cody successfully managed to trademark his father’s name.
• Ryback Teases Joining AEW In 2020 (Photo)
Former WWE Superstar Ryback, who recently revealed that he’s planning to return to Pro-Wrestling in 2020, is teasing joining AEW next year.
Below is what Ryback tweeted:
— The Big Guy (@Ryback22) December 22, 2019
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