The Young Bucks Say They Originally Turned Down Tony Kahn

AEW stars The Young Bucks appeared on AEW Unrestricted and revealed that originally that they turned down AEW president Tony Kahn.

Matt: “I was the first person to pick up the phone for Tony. Nobody else believed him. Everyone just thought that this guy was crazy.”

Nick: “I didn’t believe him. He actually reached out to me and [I] said nope. I’ve heard this story multiple times throughout my career.”

“At that time, we were negotiating with literally every company in the world that was involved in wrestling, so this was another thing, and I was like there’s no way this is gonna be real because here we have these real companies offering the world to us. At that point, I [was like], ‘Matt, let’s go with something we know’.”

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Huskie Howard

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