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Triple H: HUGE rumour regarding his feelings towards LA Knight

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The world of professional wrestling is no stranger to controversies, and the latest buzz revolves around the sentiments of Triple H towards LA Knight.

The rumour mill is abuzz with claims that Triple H, the WWE executive and former wrestler, has expressed reservations about paying LA Knight a hefty sum for mimicking other wrestlers’ personas.

Let’s delve deeper into this intriguing story.

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The Tension Between LA Knight and Kevin Nash

LA Knight, known for his flamboyant style and sharp wit, recently took a jibe at Kevin Nash on SmackDown. This wasn’t just a random comment; it was a continuation of an ongoing tussle between the two.

Knight pointed out a grammatical error made by Nash back in WCW, which might seem trivial to some, but in the world of wrestling, where every word is amplified, it became a significant talking point.

Nash, in the past, has criticised LA Knight for imitating iconic wrestlers like Steve Austin and The Rock. This back-and-forth between the two has been well-documented and has caught the attention of many in the wrestling community.

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Triple H: Alleged Stance on LA Knight

Amidst the ongoing spat between LA Knight and Kevin Nash, the latter reached out to his old friend, Triple H, to discuss LA Knight’s contract negotiations with WWE.

Nash shared his concerns about LA Knight’s approach to his wrestling persona, suggesting that Knight was merely trying to capitalise on the absence of legends like The Rock and Steve Austin by emulating their style. Triple H’s apparent response to Nash was quite telling. He allegedly expressed his bewilderment at LA Knight’s demands, especially given that Knight was, in Triple H’s view, merely rehashing other wrestlers’ acts.

Triple H is believed to have said that he would only consider signing LA Knight as a “nostalgia act”, implying that he didn’t see Knight as an original talent deserving of a significant payout: “I mean, the guy, it took him 29 years to get over, so he’s gonna make mistakes along the way because he wasn’t like he had any kind of clear-cut pattern or plans to make it besides he figured he just, The Rock and Steve have been gone long enough that he would just do their sh*t. I hear, I see where he’s up for a new contract. So I called Triple H. I said, ‘What’s the deal with this?

“Paul said, ‘We’re so far apart [on terms and money] because the only way I’ll sign this guy is on a nostalgia act.’ I said, ‘You mean like me, like, be on the legends.’ He goes, ‘Yeah, well he’s doing their sh*t. I can’t give him the same pay as guys that are going out there and doing original sh*t.”

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The Future for LA Knight

While Kevin Nash and LA Knight’s disagreement might not escalate into a physical confrontation, it’s evident that there’s a need for dialogue.

Whether or not the two will reconcile remains to be seen. However, the bigger question is LA Knight’s future with WWE, especially given Triple H’s alleged reluctance to offer him a lucrative contract.

The wrestling community is divided on this matter. Some believe that LA Knight brings a fresh energy to the ring, even if he borrows from past legends.

Others feel that originality is paramount, and mimicking other wrestlers doesn’t warrant a hefty paycheck.

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Jake Skudder
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Jake is an SEO-minded Combat Sports, Gaming and Pro Wrestling writer and successful Editor in Chief. He has more than ten years of experience covering mixed martial arts, pro wrestling and gaming across a number of publications, starting at SEScoops in 2012 under the name Jake Jeremy.