MSK, formerly known as The Rascalz, made their WWE debut this week on NXT. The duo, now known as Wes Lee and Nash Carter, took on Isaiah ‘Swerve’ Scott and Jake Atlas in the first round of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic.
Lee was formerly known as Dezmond Xavier, while Carter went by Zachary Wentz. WWE had quite recently applied for trademarks for the new names.
MSK will now face the winners of Killian Dain/Drake Maverick and Curt Stallion/August Grey matchup in the quarterfinals.
WWE returned to the sixteen-team format for 2021, after putting only eight teams for the last few years.
The Undisputed Era defeated Breezango to qualify for the quarterfinals, so did Grizzled Young Vets, by taking out Ever-Rise