-- Adam Copeland, formerly Edge in WWE, made his debut for AEW last night at the WrestleDream PPV in Seattle, WA, appearing at the end of the show (with the same theme music he used in WWE) in a post-match segment in which he assisted Sting and Darby Allin fend of Christian Cage, Nick Wayne and Luchasaurus. Cage offered Copeland a chair to finish off Sting but instead he turned the tables on the heel, hitting Wayne with the chair and Luchasaurus with a spear as Cage escaped.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEW) October 2, 2023
-- Copeland's contract with WWE expired last month and despite an offer for him to sign a new deal, he declined and became a free agent. Soon after Copeland's debut with AEW, Tony Khan tweeted that he was #AllElite and it sounds like he will be referred to as Rated R Superstar, which was mentioned on commentary and within AEW's social media including Khan's tweet:
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) October 2, 2023