AEW did not provide any indication on January 18th dynamite It will be a tribute show to the late Jamin “Jay Briscoe” Pugh, and many fans were hoping to see one. Anticipation built at the arena in Fresno, California and online after they played The Briscoes Old Ring of Honor theme, Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Gimme My Bullets Back”, before the show.
– TheDuelies (theduelies) January 18, 2023
There were no ten bells saluting after “In Memory” was painted to begin the show.
But I continue to work like a man who works. And I got my business together, and I’m going to walk all over the place pic.twitter.com/Ph6iQQ5TjP
– AEW on TV (AEWonTV) January 19, 2023
He discussed the commentary Jay during the opening match (in which Jay Lethal wore a “brisco” armband to commemorate his Ring of Honor World Championship rival – one of several armbands worn by wrestlers who worked with Jay in ROH throughout the show), and sent their thoughts to his widow and children and his brother Mark and their parents.
Online, the owner of AEW & ROH announced that he will be filming a tribute to Jay Briscoe after Dynamite tonight.
Thank you all for watching
Wednesday night #AEWDynamite On TBS Tonight!
We’re just getting started, and we’ve got a great live show for you all, + After the live show, we’ll be filming a special ROH tribute to the late great Jay Briscoe that will soon be available for free to everyone at the Honor Club.
– TonyKhan January 19, 2023
is later explained People would not need an honor club membership to see private. In addition to being free on this platform, it will also be uploaded to ROH’s YouTube channel.
There is some speculation that the move is due to Warner Bros Discovery executives not allowing Khan to use The Briscoes on TV due to homophobic remarks a decade ago for which he has apologized several times, but there are no credible reports that is the case at this time. It could only be due to the fact that Dem Boys never showed up dynamite or frenzy Because of that, it’s more synonymous with Ring of Honor than AEW anyway.
Either way, we’ll look forward to the tribute show, relaying any information we get about what’s going on at tonight’s taping and when it will be uploaded.
Get full results and coverage of everything from tonight’s episode on dynamite here.