In the 2017 edition of Survivor Series, Stephanie McMahon chose Kurt Angle as the captain of RAW. In the match, however, it was his teammate Triple H that put the Olympic gold medalist ahead of an athlete who completed the pedigree.
The Game then offers another pedigree on Shane McMahon, making him and Strowman the only two RAW survivors. Then, “Monster Among Men” took out Triple H after the RAW team won the Survivor Series clash.
However, in a recent episode on Kurt . corner showThe WWE Hall of Famer has questioned the company’s creativity for squandering the potential feud between Braun Strowman and Triple H, which should have blown the roof up with “5-star” matches.
“It annoys me; it makes sense, but the thing with Braun Strowman just makes him look like an idiot. I think if they had a show together that would be great, and I think Triple H and Braun Strowman is going to have some five-star matches,” Angle said. [H/T – Wrestling Inc.]
Kurt Angle calls Survivor Series “negligible”
The Olympic gold medalist considered to be the second-longest high-profile live event, the Survivor Series, is not important. However, Angle appreciated the perspective of WarGames under Triple H’s mode.
In the same conversation, Angle compared the traditional long-running show to the 2022 Survivor Series WarGames event, which has the perfect vision of Games.
“I think the Survivor Series is probably the most unimportant top 4 pay-per-view of the year… it’s not very exciting. No world championships took place in that game. It was just four. vs. 4. WarGames is by WCW, and I think it’s a great idea. It’s a great gimmick, people love it and you want to do what people love.” Angle said. [H/T – Ringside News]
Since the 14-time world champion became WWE’s Chief Content Officer, he’s brought his “Game” to improve the product.
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