Author - Moe Tapp

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/20/2015

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Last night at Battleground, there was a major return and a major reunion; both will have an immediate affect on Raw tonight as well as the next month-and-a-bit, at least! I won’t spoil for anybody who wants to be surprised reading this report, so I will just start recapping. Monday Night Raw TV Report for July 20th, 2015 Introduction Segment:...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/13/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for July 13th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Video Promo Recap of the feud between Brock Lesnar and WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins is shown. Segment #2: Welcoming and Arena Promo Michael Cole greets us from Atlanta, Georgia, then Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman enter. Paul E. talks about Lesnar being the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/06/2015

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Once again, Raw is emanating from my favorite American city and the hometown of the 2015 Stanley Cup Champions Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago, Illinois. The biggest question surrounding Raw tonight is “how will the usual ‘super hot’ crowd react to the goings on in the WWE?” Brock Lesnar is scheduled to be on Raw tonight, so what will he do in...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/29/2015

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With The Authority back in full-force, it appears as Brock Lesnar has to watch his back. WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, Joey Mercury, and Director Of Operations Kane all laid a beat-down on the #1 Contender to the WWE World Heavyweight Champion last week on Raw; how will “The Beast Incarnate” and his advocate, Paul Heyman...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/22/2015

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In just under four weeks, it will be Battleground, where we already know two of the matches. One of them is a grudge match, which is now turning sadistic between Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt; and the other is for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, with Seth Rollins putting on the line against the recently-returned Brock Lesnar! The latter bout...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/15/2015

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As I have done before, in paying my own respects to the late-great Dusty Rhodes, I will give my reflections on him, and not my usual title for Raw or “rumblings” on tonight’s show. Monday Night Raw TV Report for June 15th, 2015 Introduction Segment: In Memoriam Dusty Rhodes’ ten-bell salute and video tribute from Money In The Bank starts...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/08/2015

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We are just six nights away from Money in The Bank, where not only a new wrestler will hold a contract for a shot at the WWE World Heavyweight Championship up to one year, but also Seth Rollins puts said WWE World Heavyweight Championship on the line in another Ladder Match against Dean Ambrose. Ambrose still has the title in his possession, so...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/01/2015

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The land of WWE has changed again after last night’s Elimination Chamber; we have a new champion and an almost-new champion! I will not spoil for those who are waiting to read this report and did not watch the show, however, let’s just say the build up to Money In The Bank is already intriguing, and one match has already been made for that...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 05/25/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 25th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Commemoration A video with a speech from late United States President Ronald Reagan (speech from 1982; Presidency 1980 – 1988), images of soldiers and families, and superstars reciting the speech is aired; then in the arena, a ten-bell salute is given for the fallen soldiers in...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/18/2015

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“Payback” is over with for now, and we are moving onto “Elimination,” particularly the Elimination Chamber WWE Network Exclusive show on May 31st. Already announced are two Championship Chamber Matches; one for the Intercontinental Title and the other for the Tag-Team Championships. Of course, New Day should be the ones defending their...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/11/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 11th, 2015 – “Pondering Payback?” Introduction Segment: Backstage and Welcoming A limousine pulls up to the garage area and the mystery person is the returning COO, Triple H! The regular Raw video plays and “The Game” starts off the show. Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, and Booker T. greet...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 05/04/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for May 4th, 2015 – “Even More Payback” Introduction Segment: Arena Promo Randy Orton’s music plays right away to kick off Raw from Canada! In short, “The Viper” talks about the Triple-Threat WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match at Payback, vowing to become the new Champion. Roman Reigns joins in...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/27/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 27th, 2015 – “Double The Payback” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of previous King Of The Ring winners is aired, which is relevant because the tournament is returning, starting tonight! The regular Raw video plays, the pyro explodes in the arena, and Michael Cole welcomes us to...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/20/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 20th, 2015 – “Extreme Notifications” Introduction Segment: Video Promo, Welcoming, and Arena Promo Recap from last week’s events featuring Randy Orton and WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, and Kane are shown. We go straight to the arena this time, with the steel cage being lowered to the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/13/2015

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 13th, 2015 – “Extreme Rules Laid Down” Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Raw video plays and the pyro blasts in the O2 Arena. Michael Cole is the first voice we hear from London, England. The next the theme song of John Cena. The United States Champion walks out to loud “John Cena sucks”...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/06/2015

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One year go tonight, both Daniel Bryan and AJ Lee were on top of the company in their respective divisions and the most-over wrestlers, one being the WWE World Heavyweight Champion and the other the Divas Champion. How the year has changed! 365 days later, one is still the most-popular wrestler on the roster and now the Intercontinental Champion...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/30/2015

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It is a new year in WWE tonight after a pretty good WrestleMania. We have a new WWE World Heavyweight Champion, and he wasn’t even in the match to begin with! Seth Rollins cashed in his Money In The Bank contract, successfully, and pinned Roman Reigns to become the “top dog” of WWE. Also, Triple H took back full-control after beating Sting...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/23/2015

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This Sunday is WrestleMania! Can you feel it? I’m pretty sure we all will after tonight’s Raw, the last one before the “Granddaddy Of Them All!” Tonight, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar and his challenger Roman Reigns will face-off before they “dance” at ‘Mania. Let’s hope this sets up their showdown perfectly! Also, we...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/16/2015

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We are just 13 days away from WrestleMania! I’m really liking the card and it can definitely produce some match -of-the-year candidates. With less than two weeks, what will go down on Raw tonight? With the Intercontinental Championship being passed around like a hot-potato lately, but yet always going back to R-Truth, who is going to end up with...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/09/2015

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A recap video of last week’s Raw featuring The Authority, Randy Orton, and Roman Reigns is aired. Randy Orton’s music plays as he strolls down the ramp, where Kane, The Big Show, J & J Security, and Seth Rollins are already in the ring. Segment #2: Arena Promo Director Of Operations Kane says The Authority wanted to prove to everyone that...