WWE RAW 2/20/17 Preview

February 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE RAW comes to the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA. Braun Strowman has been looking for competition. He’s got Roman Reigns in two weeks at Fastlane, but that’s too far away for the “Monster Among Men.” So tonight on RAW, Braun Strowman gets some big competition in the form of the “World’s Largest Athlete,” The Big Show. What will happen when these monsters collide? Last week, Bayley defeated Charlotte in the main event to become the new RAW Women’s Champion, but not without some help from friend Sasha Banks. The Queen is sure to [...]

Seth Rollins Injured During Closing Moments of RAW

February 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

A key planned match for WrestleMania may be in jeopardy as Seth Rollins injured his right knee during the final moments of Monday night’s RAW. This is the same knee he previously tore his ACL. Rollins is in Birmingham, Alabama being evaluated. At this point, it doesn’t look good as Rollins tweeted out the following today: Wish I could say it was just a bad dream. — Seth Rollins (@WWERollins) February 1, 2017 If Rollins’ injury is severe enough (like another torn ACL), his planned big match against Triple H at WrestleMania will obviously not [...]

WWE RAW 1/30/17 Preview

January 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight WWE RAW comes to the Laredo Energy Arena in Laredo, TX. As of this posting, WWE has yet to announce any matches for tonight’s show featuring the fallout from last night’s Royal Rumble. Last night was a big night for RAW as Kevin Owens retained the Universal Championship with help from Braun Strowman. Charlotte Flair retained her Women’s Championship over Bayley, and Nia Jax knocked off Sasha Banks. Two RAW championships changed hands last night as Neville defeated Rich Swann to become the new Cruiserweight Champion while Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson defeated Cesaro [...]

Seth Rollins Announces That He’s Entering the Royal Rumble Match

January 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

And another one has officially declared for the Royal Rumble Match. Former WWE Champion Seth Rollins took to Twitter today to announce that he’s entering the Royal Rumble match and vowing to win it and main event WrestleMania 33. Last year I missed @WrestleMania. This year I'll be in the main event. Officially announcing my entry into the #RoyalRumble. #tearitdown — Seth Rollins (@WWERollins) January 9, 2017 Rollins joins the likes of Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, The New Day, Braun Strowman, Chris Jericho and Baron Corbin as names officially announced for the Royal Rumble match. [...]

WWE RAW 1/9/17 Preview: The Undertaker & HBK Return, Handicap US Championship Match

January 9, 2017 // 1 Comment

Tonight WWE RAW comes to the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA (the city that was just announced today to be the host of WrestleMania 34). Tonight’s show will see heavy competition in the form of the College Football National Championship game between Alabama and Clemson airing on ESPN. As such, WWE has made some announcements for tonight’s show to try and generate buzz. Two legends will return to RAW tonight as both The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels will be in the house. What will the two icons in the industry have to say? Could they be entering the Royal Rumble match? [...]

Weekly Wrestling Feature #1 – The Road to WrestleMania Begins, Weekly Recap

January 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

The first week of 2017 is in the history books and what a week it was. New champions were crowned, two pay-per-views took place, TNA was sold and Dixie Carter is no longer in charge, and Wrestle Kingdom 11 delivered an instant classic that’s a top contender for “best match ever.” This has been the most action packed and news driven first week to a new year in a long time, and if it’s anything to go by, 2017 is shaping up to be a great year for wrestling fans. There’s a lot to cover, so let’s just dive right in with the weekly recap: Monday, January 2nd: [...]

United States Championship Handicap Match Announced for RAW 1/9/17

January 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

WWE has announced a handicap match for this Monday’s RAW. It’s going to be Roman Reigns vs. Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho for the United States Championship. Also announced for Monday’s RAW, which airs against the College Football National Championship game between Alabama and Clemson, is appearances by legends The Undertaker and Shawn Michaels. Smith’s Sentiment: I absolutely despise handicap matches. To me they make no logical sense and actively hurt everyone involved whilst making a mockery of wrestling’s “sport” side. So what happens here? Either [...]

WWE RAW 1/2/17 Preview: Goldberg Returns; Sami Zayn vs. Braun Strowman in a Last Man Standing Match

January 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE RAW heads to Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL where Bill Goldberg will make his return to RAW. Goldberg is of course already announced for this year’s Royal Rumble, as is Brock Lesnar whom Goldberg defeated shockingly fast at Survivor Series. What will Goldberg have to say tonight? WWE has announced two matches for tonight’s show, the first WWE event of 2017. Sami Zayn survived Braun Strowman for 10 minutes a couple of weeks ago at Roadblock: End of the Line. Tonight victory won’t come so “easy” for Sami Zayn. Sami’s going to have to actually beat [...]

WWE Announces New Live Weekly Cruiserweight Show for Network

November 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

WWE has announced that a new live weekly broadcast will be centered around the Cruiserweights will be coming to WWE Network beginning November 29th at 9pm CT (so Tuesday’s immediately following Smackdown) . The one-hour show is called “205 Live,” and it’ll be called by Smackdown’s Mauro Ranallo and RAW’s Corey Graves. “205 Live is a natural progression to showcase the depth of our roster,” said Paul “Triple H” Levesque, WWE Executive Vice President, Talent, Live Events & Creative. “With world-class talent such as Brian Kendrick, TJ Perkins, [...]

Paige Violates Wellness Policy Again, Suspended for 60 Days

October 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

WWE has announced that Paige has been suspended for 60 days effective immediately for her second violation of the company’s Wellness Policy. Smith’s Sentiment: Paige was first suspended on August 17th for a violation of the policy, and served 30 days. At the time, Paige claimed she didn’t fail a drug test and that it was a procedural issue. Following her suspension today, Paige tweeted out the following: Same shit different day. Kids..Please don't get prescriptions or doctors notes. Not acceptable. — PAIGE (@RealPaigeWWE) October 10, 2016 Rules apply depending on [...]

WWE RAW 10/10/16 Preview: The Boss Back on Top

October 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE RAW comes to Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA. Last week, Sasha Banks recaptured the RAW Women’s Championship when she made Charlotte tap out in the main event. Tonight, The Boss gets to celebrate being back on top, but there’s no doubt Charlotte will be looking for revenge ahead of her championship rematch at Hell in a Cell on October 30th. Also last week, Braun Strowman ordered Mick Foley to get him some real competition for this week. Who has Foley selected to be Strowman’s first true competition? Find out tonight on RAW. WWE has yet to officially announce any [...]

The WWE RAW Review: August 29, 2016

August 29, 2016 // 0 Comments

WWE Raw on the USA Network – August 29, 2016 Live from Houston, Texas at the Toyota Center RAW opened with a memorial graphic for Mr. Fuji, who died yesterday at the age of 82. They also showed a Fuji video package during the second hour of the show. The show kicked off with Corey Graves standing in the ring as Roman Reigns, Kevin Owens, Big Cass, and Seth Rollins sat in chairs set up in the ring. I enjoyed the opening segment quite a bit, which is usually a rarity. I thought all involved did a good job of setting the stage for the night’s big main event, which we found out was [...]