As noted, Triple H conducted an NXT Takeover Philadelphia media conference call today, and below are several highlights coming from the call.
-In addition to the matches already announced for NXT Takeover this weekend, Triple H confirmed the brand will tape the January 31st episode of NXT TV before Takeover. Triple H added names like Nikki Cross and Roderick Strong, as well as the returning tag team TM61, who had been out with injury, will all be appearing at the tapings at The Wells Fargo Center.
-HHH did announce another match will take place at Takeover this Sunday, and because it contains a spoiler for tonight’s NXT episode, you can read the match announcement at this link.
-When asked about Ronda Rousey’s current WWE status, HHH reiterated that talks are ongoing with the former UFC Champion, but no deal has been signed as of this writing.
-Triple H hyped this weekend in Philadelphia for Takeover and Royal Rumble, and added the Philadelphia Eagles being in the SuperBowl this year should make for a crazy and exciting time on Saturday and Sunday.
You can listen to the entire Triple H media call in the player below, and call audio begins at the 1 hour and 8 minute mark of the video: