Tommaso Ciampa opened up to the live crowd at Full Sail after the tapes for USA Network and The Sicilian Psychopath held nothing back. Ciampa reflected on his past year and how he came to a crossroads with his career. He even had to have the very real conversation with his wife as to how they were going to provide for their daughter, Willow, if Ciampa couldn’t step foot in a wrestling ring anymore. Ciampa, however, is back and he made a promise to his wife, to his daughter and to the fans that he’d be walking into WrestleMania as NXT Champion. The full clip is below:
After NXT goes off the air, The Blackheart passionately addresses the WWE Universe ahead of his NXT Championship Match this Sunday at TakeOver: Portland.