• Vince McMahon Fully Supports What Triple H Is Doing
As we reported earlier, Vince McMahon is back on the Board of Directors in WWE.
WWE’s co-CEOs Stephanie & Nick Khan, and Chief Content Officer Triple H issued the following statement regarding this in a press release:
“Today, we announce that the founder of WWE, Vince McMahon, will be returning to the Board. We also welcome back Michelle Wilson and George Barrios to our Board of Directors.
Together, we look forward to exploring all strategic alternatives to maximize shareholder value.”
In a letter written to the Board back on December 20th, Vince revealed that he fully supports what Triple H (Paul Levesque) and others are doing in WWE:
“I want to be very clear that I wholeheartedly believe that WWE has an exceptional management team in place. Stephanie, Nick, Paul, and the rest of the management team have my full and unconditional support.”
During WWE’s “all hands on deck” meeting before SmackDown, it was revealed that Triple H will remain the Head of Creative in WWE.
WATCH: Stephanie McMahon’s Buns Exposed By Triple H:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 6, 1990) – WWF Superstars of Wrestling
On this day in 1990, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Superstars of Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Von Braun Civic Center in Huntsville, Alabama and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 1990’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
Brutus Beefcake vs. George South
Koko B. Ware vs. Tom Stone
Mr. Perfect vs. Reno Riggins
The Big Boss Man vs. Tony Montana
The Bushwhackers vs. Tom Zieglar & Iron Mike Sharpe
Rhythm & Blues vs. Jim Gorman & Paul Roma