In a segment that people will either like or think was kinda unnecessary and out of place, Cody Rhodes took a sledgehammer to a Triple H throne during his entrance at Double or Nothing.
As Cody entered for his match against Dustin Rhodes, there was a throne set up in the entranceway with skulls and Triple H’s “logo” on it. Cody walked to the ring, then Brandi Rhodes grabbed a sledgehammer and handed it to him. He then walked back down the ramp and smashed the throne with the sledgehammer…
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) May 26, 2019
WWE and AEW have taken little shots at each other, but this is maybe the biggest and most obvious from AEW in what has otherwise been a relatively cordial rivalry so far. It does come after Triple H called AEW a “piss ant company” at the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony last month. During DX’s speech, Billy Gunn (who works in AEW as a coach) joked that Vince McMahon can’t fire him and Triple H said, “Billy, let’s be honest. He will buy that piss ant company just to fire you again.”