– Some added responsibilities have taken place involving John Laurenaitis, Jim Ross and Kevin Dunn in McMahon’s absence as well. All three individuals are said to be in frequent contact with McMahon at all times. In addition, Triple H is said to be playing more of a role backstage as well. It should be noted that Hunter is trying to keep a lower profile in terms of helping out as he understands he is still an active wrestler and doesn’t want to overstep his bounds with other workers on the roster. For those wondering, Shane McMahon isn’t playing a stronger role in his father’s absence and is still taking care of business as usual.
– Since Vince McMahon’s injury at the Royal Rumble PPV in January, he has been unable to attend TV tapings and speak to the announcers during a live broadcast. It is very rare that the announces are getting a break from McMahon being in their ear.