Reason HBK didn’t mention Flair by name at the HOF ceremony
Apr 3, 2011 - by Steve Gerweck
Despite being present in Atlanta last night, Shawn Michaels didn’t not mention buddy Ric Flair by name during his acceptance speech, and here is the reason why. Flair’s contract with TNA bars him from appearing at any other televised wrestling event. WWE can use old footage of him, but not new footage under his new TNA contract.