Scheduled NXT events in Canada canceled ESPN reporter apologizes American Alpha interview

first_img WWE Pitches Crazy Superstar Shake-up Changes Mat Thompson Give me a break, he had to apologize for saying something was fake that everyone already knows is fake. ESPN is supposed to cover legitimate sports, associating with wrestling just seems odd, now they have to pretend its real, ESPN isn’t allowed to break kayfabe either? That just makes them look unprofessional… September 3, 2016 at 2:11 pm WhatsApp Scheduled NXT events in Canada canceledTo follow up on our earlier report regarding WWE announcing a new NXT TakeOver special for November 19 in Toronto the night before Survivor Series, the originally scheduled NXT live events in Toronto on September 22, St. Catharines on September 23 and Kitchener on September 24 have now been canceled according to WWE.ESPN reporter apologizesAmin Elhassan, a reporter for ESPN, issued the following tweet on Friday afternoon apologizing to new WWE Universal Champion Kevin Owens and his family after a joke he made in “poor taste” was tweeted out earlier this week. Elhassan had responded to a video of Owens’ son being happy about his father winning the title on Monday night. You can view his apology and original tweet below.I tweeted a joke about wrestling earlier this week and it was in poor taste. I sincerely apologize to kevin owens and his family.— Amin Elhassan (@AminESPN) September 2, 2016 Now Playing Up Next Now Playing Up Next Videos Articles Seth Rollins Facebook Twitter Kurt Angle Because, as another person stated here, Owens’ son is autistic and it was a dick move to keep making fun on the kid after he posted it. September 3, 2016 at 8:54 am Now Playing Up Next Pinterest American Alpha interviewMichael Cole has a new interview up with American Alpha talking about the Smackdown Tag Team Championship Tournament and the tag team vision on Smackdown Live. Roman Reigns is in Remission Now Playing Up Next Brad Bonesteel Seth Rollins Defends WWE On Two Separate Occasions Videos Articles Recommended videosPowered by AnyClipSeth Rollins Defends WWE On Two Separate OccasionsVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPauseUnmuteDuration 0:30/Current Time 0:12Loaded: 100.00%0:13Remaining Time -0:18 FullscreenUp NextThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Replay the list SPOILERS: 7/20 Impact TV tapings in Windsor to air on Pursuit and Twitch Videos Articles Now Playing Up Next People we’re getting fired up because KO’s son is Autistic and he defended the tweet for days, making fun of everyone who commented and I guess (didn’t see it) one of his tweets said he was making fun of the child and not wrestling be scripted! Is WWE Losing Its Audience? 6 COMMENTS Cesaro September 3, 2016 at 1:31 am TheCyberZon 2/8 WWE Live Results: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Strowman vs. Corbin, EC3 in action) What’s most amusing about this is that right when it happened, Michelle Beadle (a longtime wrestling fanatic) warned him that he just kicked the hornet’s nest and was in for some trouble. And he proceeded to go on with his defense of the comment. September 3, 2016 at 1:31 pm Adam Martin RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR sharky316 Until someone told him it was scripted.— Amin Elhassan (@AminESPN) August 31, 2016 WWE Rescheduling San Jose NXT September 3, 2016 at 10:54 am WWE Now: IIconics overcome their fears with Cathy Kelley on EdgeWalk of CN Tower Tre Zen Google+ We all know the intent behind his tweet, but that doesn’t excuse using an autistic childs pure joy at their dads success to do it, the ends don’t justify the means and the road to hell is paved with good intentions. You bastard, Elhassan! IT WAS REAL TO HIM DAMN IT!!!! Why don’t you tweet there’s no Santa Claus either, you jerk! >:O September 3, 2016 at 11:20 am Colby Comments are closed.last_img read more