Elias was removed from the KOTR on SmackDown this week.
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Shane McMahon replaced his removed buddy with himself.
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He then recruited Kevin Owens to be the match's referee.
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If KO acted as Shane's pawn, McMahon would rescind his fine.
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Unfortunately for Owens, Shane wound up tapping to Gable.
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McMahon reacted by firing Owens right at the end of the show.
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