– WWE officially announced on Friday’s edition of WWE SmackDown that following Vader’s return to the ring on Monday’s RAW, the company will feature a “Blast from the Past” Legend appearing every week, leading to the celebration of the 1000th episode of RAW on July 23rd.
– The WWE website recently caught up with Vader discussing his return to WWE on RAW and also spoke on his personal favorite Raw moment.
“Of all the Raws that I’ve been part of, of all the main events I’ve been part of, I can’t answer that question,” Vader said. “Then, you talk about the great stars; Shawn Michaels, Hunter Hearst Helmsley, The Undertaker. I mean — wow. The list is phenomenal and it goes on and on. Vader, a guy named Big Van Vader, he’s on that list. [Laughs.]”