In an unexpected but thrilling turn of events on "AEW Dynamite," wrestling fans witnessed the much-anticipated return of the Young Bucks, Matt and Nick Jackson. This dynamic duo re-entered during Wednesday's electrifying street fight, where Sting and Darby Allin triumphed over Powerhouse Hobbs and Konosuke Takeshita.
Their appearance not only electrified the audience but also hinted at their potential involvement in the unfolding saga of Sting's rumored retirement at the upcoming Revolution event. The wrestling world is abuzz with the prospect of a first-time showdown between Sting and Allin and the Young Bucks, two of AEW's most celebrated tag teams.
Such a matchup promises to be a historic event, placing Sting in confrontation with some of the most legendary figures in the wrestling realm, including the Bucks. Matt Hardy, a seasoned wrestler himself, couldn't help but express his admiration for the Bucks in a recent social media post.
Hardy and his brother Jeff are renowned for their storied rivalry with the Jackson brothers.
Hardy Honors Young Bucks
Hardy's post resonated with respect and a hint of nostalgia as he reminisced about his and his brother's impact on the Young Bucks' career.
"It was so fantastic to see the Young Bucks return to AEW Dynamite," Hardy wrote. He praised them as the "greatest tag team of this generation" and even dubbed them the "tag team G.O.A.Ts." Not one to shy away from acknowledging talent, Hardy commended the Bucks for their bold move in challenging Sting, simultaneously acknowledging the mutual respect between the teams.
He also commented lightly on their distinctive mustaches, a testament to the camaraderie between these wrestling icons.
The Young Bucks' hiatus had left a noticeable void in the AEW scene since their loss at Full Gear, which cost them a future shot at the AEW Tag Team Championship.
It was so fantastic to see the Young Bucks return to #AEWDynamite. They’re the greatest tag team of this generation & The Tag Team GOATs acknowledge that.
Proud of them for stepping up & calling out The Stinger. Just so you know - Without us, the #LivingLegends, there would be no… pic.twitter.com/P1KJtimf5S — MATT HARDY (@MATTHARDYBRAND) January 11, 2024
Fans vividly recall Matt Jackson's emotional outburst post-match, symbolizing the depth of their commitment to the sport. Rumors have been circulating about a potential heel turn for the Bucks, with speculations of forming a new stable possibly including Brandon Cutler and even Colt Cabana.
As they step back into the limelight, the Young Bucks are poised to challenge Sting's unblemished record in AEW, potentially marking the end of an era in what promises to be an unforgettable showdown.