Former TNA World Heavyweight champion James Storm made his NXT debut at Thursday night’s TV tapings from Full Sail University. He competed against Danny Burch in a match that airs next Wednesday on the WWE Network.
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) October 8, 2015
Scoop #6: James Storm vs Martin Stone pic.twitter.com/olP2YdVSXm
— Jacob Cohen (@MrJacobCohen) October 8, 2015
Storm attended last night’s NXT Takeover: Respect event and it’s been reported that WWE is looking to use him in a player/coach type role.
WWE.com is now covering the story, referring to Storm as a top international star, an 18-year veteran and former heavyweight champion. WWE COO Triple H also acknowledged Storm’s debut:
— Triple H (@TripleH) October 8, 2015