Kane apologized to AEW announcer Jim Ross for setting him on fireplace in a 2003 storyline when he was unmasked throughout his WWE Corridor of Fame induction speech. Sasha Banks ‘Botched’ A WWE Corridor of Fame Promo.
Kane was unmasked after shedding a match with fellow 2021 Corridor of Famer Rob Van Dam being within the ring with him. Kane turned heel and choke slammed RVD after unmasking, and later burned JR throughout a backstage sitdown interview. Kane additionally thanked Jim Cornette, one of the crucial controversial names in wrestling proper now, and Dutch Mantel, who glided by Zeb Colter in WWE when he managed Jack Swagger.
PWInsider recapped, “He stated he has numerous folks to thank however he can’t thank everybody. He needed to thank those that made it potential for him to return to WWE, together with Jim Ross, Dutch Mantel and Jim Cornette. He apologized for paying JR again by setting him on fireplace.
Kane stated that if it wasn’t for the names you by no means hear behind the scenes, you’ll by no means know names like Kane and others. He thanked a lot of individuals who drive, who be certain that the skills are the place they must be and everybody in expertise relations. He thanked the digicam operators to these working within the truck, those that yell at him from Gorilla and everybody else.”