Braun Strowman started taking issues with WWE officials Shane McMahon and Adam Pearce. After a failed effort to correct things with Strowman, Shane then began to insult Strowman's intelligence.
Shane McMahon Continues To Plant Seeds For A Potential WrestleMania Showdown with Braun Strowman. Shane McMahon didn't seem to care about provoking Braun Strowman on Raw, suggesting the two could clash at WrestleMania.
Eventually, Strowman challenged Shane to a match on the March 15 episode of Raw. The match, however, never officially started and the two instead brawled with Shane calling Strowman stupid. This led to a match being scheduled between the two at Fastlane.
This match also did not take place due to Shane injuring his knee while training; he selected Elias as his replacement to face Strowman, who defeated Elias. The following night on Raw, Shane, along with Elias and Jaxson Ryker, continued to taunt Strowman, who came out and defeated Elias in a rematch.
Following the match, Shane attacked Strowman with his crutch, revealing that Shane had feigned his injury. Shane then retreated, after which, Strowman challenged Shane to a match at WrestleMania 37 and Shane accepted. The following week, Strowman chose a Steel Cage match as the stipulation.