Kevin Owens Looks Back on His First Match at Madison Square Garden Ahead of WWE Super SmackDown

Published 09/09/2021, 2:25 PM EDT


Madison Square Garden is one of the most iconic arenas in the history of sports. It has hosted several events that are still part of the history of sports and entertainment. WWE also has shown greater affection for MSG as they have always delivered magnificent shows at the venue. Kevin Owens also has some beautiful memories at MSG, and the former WWE Universal Champion is thrilled to wrestle at MSG again this week for SmackDown.

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Kevin Owens shares a throwback image of him at Madison Square Garden

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 Owens is still one of the major attractions of the SmackDown show. The former Intercontinental Champion is currently in a heated feud with Baron Corbin and Logan Paul. Owens is looking forward to wrestling in MSG again.

The next episode of WWE SmackDown is scheduled at the esteemed venue, and Kevin Owens will feature in it. In a recent tweet, Kevin Owens described why MSG is so special to him. He also attached a throwback image of him with the Intercontinental Championship at MSG.

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Owens said- “For years, whenever I had a show at the Manhattan Center, I’d walk down the street and just stare at the arena, hoping I’d get to wrestle there one day. This is from my 1st match there in 2015. I’ll never forget it. Tomorrow night, SmackDown is live from MSG! Don’t miss it.”

KO and his contract situation

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Multiple reports suggested that Kevin Owens’ contract will expire in early January 2022. This surprised many, as they thought his contract would only run out in 2023. Now that fans have known about the contract status of Owens, the former WWE US Champion has been teasing a move to AEW.

Fans recently found out that Kevin changed some information in his Twitter bio, similar to the one the Young Bucks have. This incident riled up the speculations, and fans are excited to hear the latest news about Kevin Owens.

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A move to AEW will turn into a treat for wrestling fans, considering the potential matches that he can have there. Owens, who has had a roller coaster of a year, could benefit from making a switch to AEW.

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Shijas Muhammed

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Shijas Muhammed is a WWE and Tennis Author at EssentiallySports. Making his way into the final stage of his bachelor's degree, Shijas has been a lifelong WWE fan. He was captivated by the Attitude Era of WWE because of its star-studded locker room.

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