On this week’s WWE SmackDown, The Heartbreak Kid Shawn Michaels appeared to congratulate his long-time friend Triple H on completing 25 years in WWE. Shawn Michaels showed a blooper reel of D-Generation X from their late 90’s run. Triple H then FaceTimed Stephanie McMahon, Road Dogg, and Ric Flair with the three congratulating the 14-time WWE Champion. While talking to Stephanie McMahon, the conversation took a turn as the WWE CBO started slamming Shawn Michaels for mocking her. To stop the fight, Triple H hung up on Stephanie McMahon.
The lights went out and Vince McMahon then appeared in the ring. Vince McMahon mocked the segment and said that Triple H was 'boring'. Vince McMahon made some more fun of Triple H, before getting serious. He stated that he loves his son-in-law and then made the lighting crew turn off the lights to end the show. Triple H hugged Shawn Michaels and thanked him for an Incredible segment.
After the show went off the air, many WWE superstars like Renee Young, Tegan Nox and others took to Twitter and congratulated Triple H on completing 25 years in WWE. Tegan Nox thanked Triple H for being an inspiration while Young thanked 'The Game' for sharing some incredible moments with her. Former WWE superstar and the current face of AEW Chris Jericho also congratulated Triple H and hailed him as one of the best WWE performers.
I could not be more proud of you @TripleH! You are one of the biggest icons in @wwe history. What you have given to our business and our fans in & out of the ring is unparalleled. Thank you for the past 25 years, I can’t wait to see what comes next! #HHH25 #TheGame I LOVE YOU! pic.twitter.com/uE0D6mAnau— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) April 24, 2020
Congrats on 25 years, Boss @TripleH 🙅🏻♂️ You’re 1 of the many reasons I started wrestling but more importantly, You helped me through double knee explosions & gave me an opportunity to prove to myself that I can still do this! Thank you for believing in me! #HHH25 pic.twitter.com/GSvyhRIFPO— Tegan Nox 🏴 (@TeganNoxWWE_) April 25, 2020