Former Impact Wrestling mainstay Rockstar Spud (Under the new ring-name Drake Maverick) was revealed as the new General Manager for 205 Live!
— 205Live (@WWE205Live) January 31, 2018
Maverick then announced a 16 man tournament would begin tonight to crown a new WWE Cruiserweight Champion:
— WWE (@WWE) January 31, 2018
Sir Mitch Says: This may be just what 205 Live needs!
Spud…I’m sorry Maverick can provide the show with the so-called “Entertainment” aspect that WWE wants all its shows to have while the talents can go back to what got them over in the Cruiserweight Classic. Namely, great high-flying action that we haven’t seen in WWE in years!