Sami Zayn possesses a rare talent for breathing life into any character or gimmick that he takes on. His successful reign as Intercontinental Champion is a testament to this fact, and he has rightfully earned his place among the elite talents on the WWE roster. In fact, many fans and fellow wrestlers alike believe that Zayn has what it takes to dethrone Roman Reigns and become the Undisputed WWE Universal Champion. Ahead of his huge title match at Elimination Chamber, Zayn got a hero’s welcome at the Montreal Canadiens hockey game.
Sami Zayn’s story arc with “The Bloodline” has been unfolding for several months and has quickly become one of the most intricate and expertly crafted storylines in recent memory.
He is now feuding with Roman Reigns after betraying him at the WWE Royal Rumble Premium Live Event. He will be challenging Roman Reigns for his titles at Elimination Chamber on February 18.
During Tuesday night’s hockey game between the Montreal Canadiens and Chicago Blackhawks, Sami Zayn was given a hero’s welcome by his hometown fans. The fans showered him with love and adulation, proving just how much of an impact he has had not only in the wrestling world but in his local community as well. WWE took to Twitter and revealed what Zayn did during his appearance.
The Montreal kid is back home! Ahead of #WWEChamber, @SamiZayn took in a @CanadiensMTL game and even got to show his skills on the ice 🏒
Sami Zayn even appeared for a live in-game interview with renowned Canadian announcer Pierre Houde. He also showed off his ice hockey skills, among other things there.
“I feel very confident about Saturday. It is the biggest WWE event we’ve had in Montreal in over 25 years. I am going to be in the main event with Roman Reigns for the WWE Title. It’s going to be huge!”
After Sami Zayn’s promo segment with Royal Rumble winner Cody Rhodes on Monday’s episode of WWE Raw, there has been speculation among fans and analysts that the WrestleMania 39 main event could potentially be a triple threat match between Reigns, Zayn, and Rhodes. While nothing has been confirmed by WWE at this time, this possibility has certainly piqued the interest and excitement of many in the wrestling community. We’ll have to see what will become of Sami Zayn in the end.
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