A present AEW star and veteran opened up on the culture in the WWE locker room when he first bought there in the wake of the allegations in opposition to the former Chairman of the firm, Vince McMahon.
The wrestling group was shocked to the core not too long ago after listening to about the lawsuit in opposition to former WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. The lawsuit was filed by a former worker of the Stamford-based promotion accusing Vince of Sexual assault and extra.
In the wake of the latest notorious lawsuit, the former WWE Tag Team Champion and present AEW star Matt Hardy recalled his early days in the Stamford-based promotion and the way the culture was malicious.
Speaking on The Extreme Life of Matt Hardy, Matt revealed:
“I might even most likely use a stronger adjective than contentious. There have been some occasions [when] the culture was malicious, I imply actually unhealthy. Not a lot of folks [realise], particularly with the mentality folks have in this point in time. Not saying that in a unhealthy means, simply that persons are way more caring, giving, open and prepared to assist everybody out, give everybody possibilities and alternatives.”
He additional acknowledged:
“The culture once we first got here in, the means they might carry you in and haze you, take a look at you and do issues to you to make you earn your home in that dressing room. You needed to earn a seat, you needed to earn a locker in the dressing room. There have been some issues that I noticed executed over the course of my first few years that folks could be arrested for these days. So it was a totally different enterprise.” [H/T: Inside The Rope]
Matt Hardy claims high AEW stars would not have survived the Vince McMahon period
Matt Hardy feels high AEW stars and EVPs, The Young Bucks would not have survived the malicious culture in WWE when Vince McMahon was working issues:
“But there was a factor the place I mentioned when you guys would have come up once we got here up, you by no means would have made it. And that was a respectable statement. They’re each good guys, they’re each sweethearts, however like a lot of folks simply couldn’t have survived via that. It’s loopy. The culture was simply so totally different.” [H/T Inside The Rope]
Meanwhile, the wrestling world has been shaken by the allegations on one of the greatest figures in wrestling historical past and solely time will inform what shall be the conclusion of the ongoing trial.