WWE Legend Addresses Talks of Vince McMahon Erasing Triple H’s Legacy: “He Doesn’t Think About Anybody’s Legacy, He Is Going With What Nick Khan Is Saying”

Published 01/14/2022, 1:00 PM EST


WWE COO Triple H proved to be a valuable addition in the ‘behind the scenes’ of WWE. From invading WCW to hiring up-and-coming superstars in WWE, Triple H has proved to be a valuable asset for the company. However, the WWE chairman and his father-in-law, Vince McMahon, have something else in his mind and his recent actions stirred some controversy in the industry.

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For years, HHH has been decorating the NXT roster with wrestlers from around the globe, and superstars like Finn Balor, Shinsuke Nakamura, Roman Reigns, Big E, Seth Rollins all were the megastars of NXT before becoming the megastars of the industry.

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However, all of this has changed ever since Vince McMahon took the matter into his hands and revamped the whole product.

The recent NXT firings have led the people to believe that Vince McMahon is hell-bent to erase the legacy created by the ‘cerebral assassin.

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – FEBRUARY 16: WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon attends a press conference to announce a major international event, Wrestle Mania XXIX, at MetLife Stadium on February 16, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by John W. Ferguson/WireImage)

WWE legend and veteran promoter Jim Cornette addressed these rumors. Now, after working closely with Vince, Cornette has surely gained some insight into the chairman’s knowledge and plans.

Vince McMahon cares about no one, except the business

Now, the WWE Universe knows how Vince changed the entire landscape of the pro-wrestling industry. The man is responsible for making this industry a worldwide phenomenon.

However, his recent decisions have not bode well for the WWE chairman. Speaking on the latest episode of his podcast ‘Drive Thru‘, Cornette noted Vince doesn’t care about anyone’s legacy.

Vince McMahon and Triple H | Courtesy: Getty Images

Eventually, Cornette noted that Vince listens to only the President of WWE, Nick Khan

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“If you went up to Vince McMahon even he all his faculties, much less today. And said, ‘Do you feel you’re erasing the legacy of Triple H?’, he would hoarse laugh at your face. He doesn’t think about anybody’s legacy. Vince is going with what Nick Khan is saying,” said Cornette.

Cornette added, “As far as just doing it to erase Triple H’s legacy? He ain’t thinking about that, he’s thinking about business.”

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Eventually, Triple H slowly came back to WWE after he suffered a ‘cardiac event’ in 2021. However, what do you think about Cornette’s comments on Vince erasing HHH’s legacy? Let us know.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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