Backstage Details on WWE and Big Show Russian Flag Apology, WWE Upset with Rey Mysterio Over Lucha Appearance

Nick Paglino

WWE Upset with Mysterio

rey mysterioAs we exclusively reported earlier this week, Rey Mysterio was backstage at a Lucha Underground taping, and when news of his backstage appearance hit the internet and photos of him at the event surfaced online, WWE was not happy.

Photos of Mysterio at dinner with some of the Lucha production staff also popped up on social media, but were quickly deleted.

Rey Mysterio is still under contract with WWE.

Backstage Details on WWE/Big Show Russian Flag Apology

According to the Wrestling Observer, the Big Show and WWE apology over the Russian flag incident was all part of the storyline, and the apologies were planned before the flag incident took place.

In related news, Big Show pulling the Russian flag down was edited out of the Raw broadcast in Russia, and while the flag incident was a news story in Russia, it was not a major issue.

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