March 2, 2006
Update: HOF Night in Canada
It looks like Canada will be able to watch Bret Hart's induction into the WWE Hall of Fame afterall.
In an e-mail to SLAM! Wrestling, TSN announced that the WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will indeed be broadcast on the popular sports network.
The TSN broadcast will be shown on Monday, April 3 at 8pm EST, two days after the ceremony takes place in Chicago, IL.
The broadcast announced by TSN comes on the heels of an announcement by the USA Network that they will air the ceremony live. Last year, SpikeTV aired a portion of the ceremony live. It is not known at this time whether the entire ceremony, or a portion thereof, will be shown.
Announced for the Class of 2006 are Bret Hart, Eddie Guerrero and "Mean" Gene Okerlund. Others expected to be inducted include Tony Atlas (introduced by S.D. Jones), the Road Warriors (since the event is in Chicago) and the Blackjacks (Bob Windham/Blackjack Mulligan & Blackjack Jack Lanza).
HOF night in Canada?
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-- with files from Jon Waldman