LA Knight is set to make his first live WWE NXT appearance at the Capitol Wrestling Center tonight.
WWE has just announced that the former Eli Drake will address the fans live in the ring on tonight’s show.
Knight tweeted on the appearance and wrote, “LA Knight in an NXT ring LIVE tonight on USA?? Don’t mind if I do… #LAKnight #LetMeTalkToYa @WWENXT”
Stay tuned for more on tonight’s NXT show and be sure to join us for live coverage at 8pm ET. Below is the updated line-up, along with Knight’s tweet and WWE’s announcement:
* LA Knight will address the fans live in the ring
* The Way (NXT North American Champion Johnny Gargano, Candice LeRae, Austin Theory, Indi Hartwell) goes to therapy to deal with Dexter Lumis’ recent antics
* NXT Tag Team Champions Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch vs. Tommaso Ciampa and Timothy Thatcher in a non-title match
* WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler defend against Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez
— LA Knight (@TheEliDrake) March 3, 2021
LA Knight to appear live tonight on NXT
Since first appearing at last month’s NXT TakeOver, LA Knight has made it clear that he’s calling the shots.
And as for his next move? He’s coming to the Capitol Wrestling Center.
The hottest free-agent signing in wrestling will be live tonight on NXT at 8/7 C on USA Network to address the NXT Universe.
What will Knight have in store for the black-and-gold brand in this highly anticipated appearance?