At the moment in IMPACT Wrestling, there was a time when Rob Van Dam was using excessive in WWE and was holding two of their prime Championships on the similar time in 2006 — the WWE Championship and the ECW Championship. Presently, Rob Van Dam was in the midst of his largest push by Vince McMahon in WWE, however sadly, it might not final. Rob Van Dam was arrested with Sabu, after they had been pulled over with their automobile smelling like marijuana. Following this, Vince McMahon would strip Rob Van Dam’s title and suspended him for 30 days as effectively.
Lately, Rob Van Dam was on The Wrestling Inc Day by day Podcast, the place he talked about how he was arrested and the way Vince McMahon really reacted to this.
Rob Van Dam reveals Vince McMahon’s response to him getting arrested whereas holding the WWE Championship
Rob Van Dam revealed that when he reached the WWE enviornment after his arrest, everybody already knew about it and Vince McMahon was upset and walked by them each with out saying something.
“If anyone semi-doesn’t know what we’re speaking about, I had the WWE and the ECW Championship, obtained pulled over for dashing in Ohio, and the automobile smelled like weed and so they discovered 18 grams of marijuana plus no matter we had in our nutritional vitamins. So Sabu, instantly, was like, ‘we obtained to name him and inform him.’ I am like, ‘what? Are you loopy? What can we inform him?’ I did not suppose they had been going to search out out, however by the point we obtained to the sector, everyone already knew. It was on each type of media, and Vince, once we noticed him the primary time, he walked proper by us within the hallway. He was not prepared to speak to us. I used to be like, ‘eh, that did not really feel good,’ and he was mad.”
Rob Van Dam went on so as to add that after a few hours of speaking to his advisors, Vince McMahon got here and talked to him and stated that he was going to be suspended for 30 days and that he must drop each the WWE and ECW Championships. RVD went on to say that Vince McMahon all the time behaved effectively with him, regardless of different WWE Superstars being handled otherwise.
“A pair a pair hours later, after he had an opportunity to speak to his advisors and provide you with a plan of how they had been going to deal with that as a result of that wasn’t the plans for me to drop the championship that night time and the following night time. He was cool then. The subsequent time I noticed him, he stated, ‘look, you are going to be suspended for 30 days. You are going to drop the championships. Simply take this 30 days and get some relaxation.’ Could not have been cooler.”
“He is all the time simply been tremendous cool to me. I do know that different folks see completely different sides of him, identical to with anyone, however I obtained nothing however respect for him and no tales of him ever being an a–hole to me or round me.”
Printed 09 Sep 2020, 18:33 IST