Author - Moe Tapp

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/29/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for August 29th, 2016 Introduction Segment: In Memoriam A couple of pictures of Hall-of-Famer Harry Fujiwara – a.k.a. Mr. Fuji – is displayed, as he passed away yesterday; he was 82, born in 1934. Segment #2: Video Promo, Welcoming, and Arena Promo A recap of Finn Balor winning the Universal Championship at...

Smackdown Live TV report for 08/23/2016

Smackdown

Tuesday Night Smackdown! Live TV Report for August 23rd, 2016 – “Championships Aplenty” Introduction Segment: Locker Room Promo, Video Promo, and Welcoming Baron Corbin, Apollo Crews, and …. are talking to each other; Dolph Ziggler is sitting on a chair with his head down. A.J. Styles walks in and proclaims himself the “new face that...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/22/2016

Raw

We have a NEW Universal Champion! I will not reveal who for those who did not watch SummerSlam/are not watching Raw and want to read my report word-for-word. What lies ahead now for the Raw flag-bearer? Also, one return happened last night with a semi-shocking result to me; and one heavily-talked about did not, so will they show up tonight? Again...

Smackdown Live TV report for 08/16/2016

Smackdown

This is the last show before SummerSlam! What will go down tonight as the path continues towards Brooklyn, New York, this Sunday? My biggest question would be “how does Bray Wyatt” fit in? There should also be another Women’s match from Smackdown’s side added, as they have got some great women wrestlers on their roster too. Let’s hope we...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/15/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for August 15th, 2016 – “Challenge Answered” Introduction Segment: Video Promos and Welcoming Events featuring Lana, Rusev, Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, and Finn Balor recall last week’s Raw. We go to a promo with Seth Rollins outside the American Bank Center from earlier today; he talks about Finn Balor, who he...

Smackdown Live TV report for 08/09/2016

Smackdown

Tuesday Night Smackdown Live TV Report for August 9th, 2016 – “Livening Things Up!” Introduction Segment: Backstage Promo Randy Orton is walking through the halls when he is asked on his thoughts about wrestling Alberto Del Rio tonight, while still having to face Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam. Orton stays confident, reiterating that “it only...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/08/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for August 8th, 2016 – “Challenged” Introduction Segment: Video Promos and Welcoming A recap of last week’s Raw with Finn Balor, Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, United States Champion Rusev, Brock Lesnar, Paul Heyman, and Randy Orton airs first. The regular Raw video plays, the pyro explodes in the arena, and Michael...

Smackdown TV report for 08/02/2016

Smackdown

Tuesday Night Smackdown Live! TV Report for August 2nd, 2016 – “Proof and Love” Introduction Segment: Backstage Promo Commissioner Shane McMahon and General Manager Daniel Bryan are reviewing Randy Orton’s attack on Brock Lesnar from last night’s Raw. Orton is there too, and Shane is not pleased with his actions. Security is standing...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 08/01/2016

Raw

A New Era for Raw has truly begun, as we have a new Women’s Champion, a new #1 Contender, a new Heavyweight Championship that will be introduced, and new/old decorations! I quite enjoyed last week’s Raw and hope they can keep the momentum going! Since the shows are split again, I will go back to reviewing both Raw and Smackdown Live...

Smackdown! TV report for 07/19/2016

Smackdown

Tuesday Night Smackdown! TV Report for July 19th, 2016 – “Two Sides To Every Sport!” Introduction Segment: Welcoming and Arena Promo We open right away in the arena and all who are in charge – Daniel Bryan, Shane McMahon for Smackdown; and Mick Foley and Stephanie McMahon for Raw – are on the stage. Mauro Ranallo and Michael Cole greet...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/18/2016

Raw

Tonight is a big night for Raw; the new General Manager of Smackdown! will be name, and a WWE Championship Match will take place! As well, tomorrow is the start of Smackdown! going live on Tuesdays, so the final push to promote that show, which contains the Draft, will happen as well. The fan in me is genuinely-excited, but my long-time...

Smackdown TV report for 07/14/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for July 14th, 2016 – “Co-Op-etition” Introduction Segment: Video Promos and Welcoming Kevin Owens appears on screen first, berating Sami Zayn for only giving Owens’ son twenty (Canadian) dollars for his birthday. Kevin chucks the card, keeps the money, and alludes that Zayn will be seriously hurt if he...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/11/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for July 11th, 2016 – “Competition” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Raw video plays, the pyro goes off in Joe Louis Arena, and we are live from Detroit, Michigan! Michael Cole acknowledges us, and in the ring, there are wrestlers for a Battle Royal. Intercontinental Champion The Miz, and...

Smackdown TV report for 07/07/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown TV Report for July 7th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promos and Welcoming The Club – A.J. Styles, Luke Gallows, and Karl Anderson – are discussing backstage. They will give their thoughts on Enzo Amore and Big Cass teaming up with John Cena. Chris Jericho is talking to himself about Sami Zayn, and Sami discusses...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 07/04/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for July 4th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Backstage Promo A lot of the roster is celebrating Independence Day, attired in red, white, and blue, and enjoying various foods. The Golden Truth – R-Truth and Goldust – are rapping on a mini-stage until The Vaudevillians stop them. Aiden English and Simon Gotch are not...

Smackdown TV report for 06/30/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for June 30th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Welcoming and Video Promos Mauro Ranallo begins right away with the announcement that there is a Fatal-4-Way to determine a top contender to Rusev’s United States championship. The participants – Cesaro, Apollo Crews, Sheamus, and Alberto Del Rio – all state their...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/27/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for June 27th 2016 Introduction Segment: Arena Promo We go live right away to Tampa, Florida, and Seth Rollins starts off. Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, and Byron Saxton welcome us, talking about the Triple-Threat Match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at Battleground featuring Seth Rollins, Roman...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/20/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for June 20th, 2016 – “Battleground Affirmed!” Introduction Segment: Video Promos, Welcoming, and Arena Promo A taxi pulls up and NEW WWE World Heavyweight Champion Dean Ambrose exits. He chucks some money to the driver, and stops the cab right after it started to drive away; he forgot his title! Ambrose collects...

Smackdown! TV report for 06/16/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for June 16th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! opener starts, and we then go to the arena. Mauro Ranallo hails us and talks about Money In The Bank this Sunday. Segment #2: Arena Promo Lillian Garcia asks us to welcome Chris Jericho; he is in the ring and his Highlight...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 06/13/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for June 13th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and In Memoriam The regular Raw video plays, then we go live to the arena. The roster is out on stage, with the Titantron displaying “We Stand With Orlando” and a ribbon with a combination of rainbow and the United States Flag colors, remembering yesterday’s...