In recent months, LA Knight, a rising star in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) universe, has been making waves with his impressive promo skills.
However, not everyone is impressed. WWE Hall of Famer, Kevin Nash, has likened Knight’s delivery on the mic to a poor imitation of The Rock’s iconic style.
The Rock’s Unforgettable Style
The Rock, also known as The Great One, is renowned for his verbal assaults on his opponents, often leaving them without a rebuttal.
His unique cadence and delivery style have become a hallmark of his persona, making him one of the most memorable figures in WWE history.
Kevin Nash’s Critique
Speaking on a recent episode of the Kliq This podcast, Kevin Nash expressed his views on LA Knight’s performance.
According to Nash, Knight’s style is far from original and is, in fact, an “absolute rip off of The Rock.” He went on to say, “Am I the only one that sees like an absolute rip off of The Rock to the point when he cut the promo on Logan Paul or whatever his name is. The only thing he didn’t do is turn the motherf***er sideways. Jesus Christ, does everybody have amnesia? There’s nothing original.”
LA Knight’s Recent Performance
Despite the criticism, LA Knight has been gaining popularity among WWE fans. However, many were left disappointed when he failed to win the men’s Money In The Bank ladder match.
The winner of this match essentially ensures that they will go on to become a champion, with the contract inside the briefcase offering them the chance to cash in the briefcase on any champion, any time and anywhere.
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Triple H’s Take on LA Knight
Despite the disappointment, Triple H, another WWE legend, offered some hope for LA Knight’s fans. Speaking at the Money In The Bank Post-Show Press Conference, he said, “I know LA Knight was a massive favourite, continuing that ascent. Great things come to those who wait, and that rise is just getting started.”
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