Impact Wrestling issued the following:
When the news broke that Abyss is to be inducted into the IMPACT Wrestling Hall of Fame it seemed like a forgone conclusion as to who should induct the Monster on Saturday night in New York City. We can officially tell you now that Father Jim Mitchell, the man who helped guide the career of the Monster, the father, will indeed induct Abyss into the hallowed halls of the IMPACT Wrestling Hall of Fame.
This will be a very special night not just for Abyss, but for Jim Mitchell and every single fan of IMPACT Wrestling who have been watching for years. Abyss has truly given his body to IMPACT Wrestling and all his fans. Join us LIVE on Twitch at 7:30PM ET for the Pre-Show, the arrival of the Stars and Knockouts and then the Hall of Fame ceremony will begin at 8PM ET.