On this week’s “What Occurred When…” Tony Schiavone was requested if he has any considerations for AEW about Discovery/Warner Media merger. Schiavone had this to say.
“From the folks I’ve talked with, no. For me on the floor, sure, as a result of I do know what occurred earlier than. However I feel we’ve a viable sufficient product that if Discovery says, ‘We don’t wrestling’, we might find yourself elsewhere,” he mentioned.
“The Khan’s are fairly plugged in. That’s what’s totally different about this period is that if Time Warner/Discovery doesn’t need us, we nonetheless have a enterprise. I feel there’s at all times some concern, however we’ve constructed up an excellent relationship with Warner Media.”
“If this merger comes, and as we’ve been studying, they’ve been clearing out lots of people, it appears to me they’re actually large into streaming providers. What I hope this implies is that we’re lastly going to have a streaming service. In different phrases, we’re lastly going to have our personal community the place we will present our outdated exhibits.”
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