Backstage: Seth Rollins asks Kurt Angle about Chris Jericho and Kurt says that the match is on, but Chris is not able to continue but, that he will find him a partner by the end of the night.
Kevin Owens and Samoa Joe versus Seth Rollins and a Mystery Partner due to Chris Jericho’s injury (Finn Balor)
Owens and Rollins tag in and Owens with a wrist lock but Rollins with a reversal. Owens with a kick and side head lock. Owens with a shoulder tackle and Rollins with a thrust kick. Owens avoids a suplex and gets a near fall with a rollup. Owens tags Joe into the match. Joe and Rollins with punches and Joe backs Rollins into the corner and connects with jabs. Rollins with forearms and chops. Joe with a kick to the shoulder. Owens tags in and he punches Rollins.
Owens with an Irish whip but Rollins with a flatline into the turnbuckles. Balor tags in and he punches Owens. Owens with a sunset flip and Balor rolls through with a drop kick. Balor goes to the apron and he hits an enzuigiri. Owens goes to the floor and Balor goes to the floor and hits a running drop kick that sends Owens into the ringside barrier. Balor sends Owens back into the ring and he works on the arm.
Rollins tags in and he goes to the floor. Rollins with a suicide dive onto Owens. Joe checks on Owens and Rollins with a flip dive over Owens and Joe and he glancingly hits them. Rollins is limping and favoring his injured knee. Owens with a kick to the knee and a DDT. Owens gets a near fall. Owens with another near fall. Joe with jabs to Seth and Seth fires back. Joe with an Irish whip and a running elbow into the corner followed by an enzuigiri for a near fall. Owens tags in and chokes Rollins.
Owens mocks Balor and it was too sweet. Owens with punches to Rollins. Owens with a back senton for a near fall. Owens with a rear chin lock. Joe tags in and he kicks Rollins Joe with a take down and he applies a spinning toe hold on Rollins to work on the injured knee. Rollins kicks Joe to get Joe to release the hold. Joe keeps Rollins from making the tag. Rollins leaps to make the tag but Joe catches him and hits the knee buster. Owens tags in and kicks Rollins. Joe tags in and hits a back senton. Joe misses a second one.
Rollins tries to make the tag but Joe grabs Rollins. Rollins lands on his feet when Joe pulls him away from the ropes. Joe with the Kokina Clutch and Rollins goes to the ropes and then hits an enzuigiri. Balor and Owens make the tag and Balor with running forearms and he knocks Joe off the apron. Balor with a back heel kick and a drop kick. Balor with Irish whips and running chops. Owens with a back elbow on a third attempt. Balor with an enzuigiri and then he kicks Joe from the apron. Balor goes up top and he leaps over Owens. Owens with a Samoan Drop for a near fall.
Balor with a boot and Slingblade. Balor is cut off by Joe with a Kokina Clutch but Rollins with a springboard knee. Balor with a running drop kick and then he hits the Coup De Grace for the three count.
Winners: Seth Rollins and Finn Balor
After the match: there appears to be tension between Finn Balor and the man who injured him, but Seth raises his hand and we go to credits.
Non-Sanctioned Match: Triple H vs Seth Rollins
Triple H gets his usual awesome entrance, this time on a motorcycle with leather-clad Stephanie on a Triple H motorcycle with a police escort. Rollins makes his entrance, the bell rings, and we’re off: they trade right hands right off the bell, and Rollins knocks Triple H to the floor with a dropkick. Rollins goes out after him and hits a clothesline that sends both men over the barricade and into the crowd. Triple H charges and gets backdropped to the ringside area, then Rollins springboards off the barricade with a clothesline to Triple H. Rolins springboards back in, but Triple H grabs the leg on the way down, and Rollins hits him with an enziguiri. Rollins hits a dive through the ropes, then another. Back out to the floor, and Seth goes for a Pedigree on the announce table, but Triple H hits the knee and then a DDT onto the table.
Triple H gets a chair and wallops Seth’s knee with it, then does it again a second time. Back into the ring, and Triple H gets Rollins in a leglock. Rollins fights back and gives Triple H a Flatliner into the middle turnbuckle, but then he goes up and Triple H nails him and goes for a superplex. Rollins fights him off and goes for a sunset bomb, but he blows his knee out coming down. Triple H drags Seth up and unloads with right hands in the corner, but Rollins picks him up for a running powerbomb…and his knee goes out. Triple H goes for a Pedigree, Seth slips out and goes for his own, but lets it go and hits a Buckle Bomb instead. Seth knocks Triple H to the floor, goes to the top rope, hits a dive, but hurts his knee on the landing. Rollins rams Triple H from one ringpost to another, then throws a bunch of chairs in the ring, dumps Triple H back into the ring, and hits a frogsplash for 2. Rollins comes after Triple H with a chair, but Triple H kicks his knee out from under him and then hits a spinebuster. Triple H puts Seth’s leg in a chair and Pillmanizes his knee, then he goes to the top, but Rollins throws a chair in Triple H’s face and hits a superplex, rolls through, and hits a falcon arrow suplex for 2. Seth goes up to the top, but Stephanie distracts him and Triple H takes Rollins down and gets him in an inverted figure four. Rollins gets out and gets the Border City Stretch on Triple H, but Triple H punches the knee until Rollins releases the hold and rolls out to the floor. Continue Reading
Seth Rollins makes his way to the ring with his crutch. Seth says there are two chairs out here so he tells Triple H to come out and get this done. Triple H’s music plays and he makes his way to the ring. Hunter tells Seth before he signs this document and Seth attacks him, Hunter tells Seth he will attack him. If Seth attacks him before signing the contract, the match at Wrestlemania is off. Hunter tells Seth to sit down to listen to all of the rights he has to give away.
Seth says he has heard enough so he tells Hunter to get in the ring with the contract. Hunter tells Seth to sit down and listen to him. Hunter says if Seth will not sit down and listen to him, the match is off. Hunter leaves the ring and Seth sits down. Hunter tells him ‘good boy’. Hunter says that Seth gives up his rights. When they step into the ring and he uses that crutch and he wraps it around Seth’s knee and you have that feeling of something tearing, he will continue until he destroys what he created. When you sign this document, you give up all of your rights. When you cannot stand up and your career is over, you cannot sue him, his wife, his family, or WWE.
Seth says he gets it and he tells Hunter to sign the contract. Hunter says you did not sell your soul, you made a smart business decision. Now you have a moral dilemma. Is it because of them? If you are a millionaire, you are evil? If you are a billionaire, you are the antichrist. It is because of jealousy. Are you worried about making enemies in the locker room, you ain’t making money. Hunter asks who has time for sleep. Hunter says he would rather eat well than sleep well. He would rather drive a good car and live in a nice house than sleep well. You only have one chance and you have to grab for everything and screw everyone else. If you want to grow a conscience, the ride will not be a thrill ride. You can get your knee patched up and wrestle in front of a few hundred people in an armory. You are the one legged man in an ass kicking contest. Hunter says there has never been a one legged man to win an ass kicking contest. You will not be the first. Hunter says he understands what is hanging in front of you. If you don’t sign this contract, you don’t walk into Wrestlemania. Continue Reading
Hunter tells Mick to get up that ramp. Stephanie tells everyone that this is a lesson to all of you. Mick has not left the ring and Hunter tells him to leave. Mick with the Mandible Claw to Hunter. Stephanie with a low blow to Mick. Hunter takes off his jacket and he rolls up his sleeves as he prepares to attack Foley.
Seth Rollins comes out and he has his knee still in a brace and he has his crutch with him. Hunter wants Rollins to get into the ring and Seth drops the crutch because it is time to see the fully operational Seth Rollins. Hunter and Rollins with punches and Seth with the advantage. Rollins with a thrust kick and then he points at the Wrestlemania sign and hits a running boot to the head and Hunter goes to the floor. Hunter picks up the crutch and he goes into the ring but Rollins with punches. Hunter hits Rollins in the knee with the crutch and then he swings at the knee and connects. Hunter takes off his shirt and he kicks Rollins in the knee and then he applies an Indian Death Lock. Officials come to the ring and hold their arms out and try to convince Hunter to stop his attack. Hunter hits Seth in the knee one more time with the crutch.