Archive - 04/04/2017

Raw rating for 04/03/2017

The Raw after WrestleMania pulled 3,767,000 viewers, up 475,000 viewers from last week’s show. Hour one did 3,826,000 viewers, followed by 3,893,000 viewers in the second hour, and then down to 3,583,000 for the third and final hour. This was the highest rated Raw of 2017 so far but fell compared to what the same show did last year after...

Mick Foley to undergo hip surgery on April 19

Former Raw General Manager Mick Foley wrote on Facebook that he is now scheduled to undergo hip surgery on April 19 after it was postponed by a week. The hardcore legend will only be doing one appearance – on May 13 in Queens – after his surgery and will then see how it feels in July before taking further bookings. Foley talked about...

NXT Takeover: Chicago set for May 20

On May 20, NXT Takeover returns for another installment, this time in the city of Chicago on the same weekend as the Smackdown-only Backlash pay-per-view. Tickets for this show, which will take place at the Allstate Arena, go on sale this Saturday at 10AM CT with an Internet pre-sale starting tomorrow at 10AM CT. The build-up for NXT Takeover:...

Roman Reigns talks about hostile reception at Monday Night Raw

There was no denying that last night’s crowd at Raw gave Roman Reigns one hell of a whooping! Judging from what went down, there was no single Roman Reigns fan at Raw in Orlando and they were quite vocal about it too. From “Delete” to “Go away” to “F*ck you Roman” and every other chant in between, over 15,000 WWE fans did not want...

Monday Night RAW TV Report for 04/03/2017

Howdy folks! This is @TheMagnumDA with tonight’s RAW Report. As many of you already know, tonight’s episode is typically considered the wildest RAW of the year. The fans are smart, tough, and relentless if they don’t like you. If they love you? You’re in good shape. Let’s see what crazy shit unfolds this year! We...

Goldberg says goodbye after Raw goes off the air

After Raw went of the air, Bill Goldberg came out to address the fans in a segment that aired in full on the WWE Network. Goldberg said that this was not part of the show and was speaking from the heart but wanted to tell the whole story of how his return came about. Some fans were being disrespectful chanting “What?” and Goldberg quickly...

Kurt Angle named new Raw General Manager

Kurt Angle was announced as the new General Manager of Monday Night Raw by Vince McMahon and the crowd welcomed the new sheriff in town with open arms and “you suck” chants. Before Angle came out, there was a tease as Vince said that this new GM has just been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame…and out came Teddy Long. The crowd first booed...

Vince McMahon announces Superstar Shake-up for next week’s Raw

WWE will be shaking things up next week as WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon announced on Raw that Superstars will be moving around brands, falling short of calling it another draft. The company is referring to it as Superstar Shake-up and it will happen on next week’s Monday Night Raw. The draft was held this past July so WWE is looking to...