Connect with us

WWE News

WWE’s Shane Helms Defends The Rock’s Role at WrestleMania, Says He’s Earned His Spot

One Big Thing

Shane Helms, a WWE producer, speaks out against claims that The Rock is taking spots from other wrestlers, emphasizing that The Rock has solidified his place in the industry.

Key Moments from WrestleMania 40

  • The Rock partnered with Roman Reigns to defeat Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins.
  • The Undertaker chokeslammed The Rock during the Night Two main event.
  • The Rock’s regular appearances on WWE TV ahead of WrestleMania were highlighted by long promo segments.

What Shane Helms Said

On the Behind the Turnbuckle podcast, Helms made it clear:

“Well, first of all, The Rock ain’t taking nobody’s spot. The Rock’s spot is solidified. If he wants to show up, that’s his spot. That’s just how it’s gonna be, and people have to recognize that. That’s the same in any form of entertainment.”

Why It Matters

The discussion surrounding The Rock’s participation in WWE events speaks to a larger conversation about the balance between featuring legendary performers and providing opportunities for current stars. Helms’ comments underscore the significance of star power in wrestling, suggesting that The Rock’s presence is a boon to the industry rather than a detriment to fellow wrestlers.

Looking Ahead

The Rock has already been penciled in for a match at WrestleMania 41, indicating his ongoing involvement and draw in the wrestling world.

What are your thoughts on The Rock’s role and impact in today’s WWE landscape? Leave a comment below.

Be sure to join our WWE / AEW Discord server and connect with other pro wrestling fans.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in WWE News

Pro Wrestling News Hub