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Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/11/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 11th, 2016 An “In Memoriam” graphic appears first, remembering the very-recent death of Robert Windham, a.k.a. “Blackjack Mulligan,” 1942 – 2016. Introduction Segment: Welcoming and Arena Promo Michael Cole greets us from L.A., and Shane McMahon makes his way to the ring. a “tweet” from WWE...

Smackdown! TV report for 04/07/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for April 7th, 2016 – “A ‘Phenomenal’ Week” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of Wrestlemania airs, as does the regular Smackdown! video. The pyro explodes in the arena and Mauro Ranallo welcomes us to Houston, Texas! Segment #2: Arena Promo Lillian Garcia asks us to greet WWE...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 04/04/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for April 4th, 2016 – “A Fresh Start” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming Highlights of WrestleMania 32 air, then the regular Raw video plays and the pyro goes off in the American Airlines Arena. Michael Cole, John “Bradshaw” Layfield, and Byron Saxton welcomes us to the city of WrestleMania...

Smackdown TV report for 03/31/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for March 31st, 2016 – “The ‘Road’ Ends” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! opener starts, the pyro goes off in the arena, and we are welcomed by Mauro Ranallo to Match #1: Single – A.J. Styles VS. Social Outcast member Heath Slater (with Social Outcast members...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/28/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for March 28th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Arena Promo Michael Cole greets us and the famous gong sounds out. The Undertaker methodically approaches the ring and the lights remain a dark blue as he begins. “This WrestleMania will NOT be my last!” he fiercely declares. ‘Taker reminds Vince that Shane’s “blood...

Smackdown TV report for 03/24/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for March 24th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! opener starts, the pyro goes off in the arena, and we are welcomed by Mauro Ranallo to Boston, Massachusetts. Match #1: Single – Divas Champion Charlotte (with Ric Flair) VS. Sasha Banks (Non-Title) (Note: Becky Lynch...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/21/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for March 21st, 2016 A picture of a woman, Mary Katherine Stewart, with an unknown man (probably her father), is shown at the start, with her birth year and death at the bottom. (1994 – 2016). God rest her soul. Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A recap of Roman Reigns’ attack on WWE World Heavyweight...

Smackdown TV report for 03/17/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for March 17th, 2016 – “Travelling Along” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming Recap of Raw’s issues between WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H and Roman Reigns is shown, then we go to the arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, as Mauro Ranallo and Jerry “The King” Lawler greet us. Segment #2:...

Monday Night Raw TV Report for 03/14/2016

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for March 14th, 2015 – “Pounding Headaches” We go live to right away to the arena in Pittsburgh and Tag-Team Champions The New Day’s music plays; a match kicks off Raw! Match #1: Tag-Team for the Tag-Team Championship – The New Day (Big E. and Xavier Woods)) (with New Day/Tag-Team Champion member Kofi Kingston)...

Smackdown! TV report for 03/10/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for March 10th, 2016 – “A Few More ‘Roadblocks’” Introduction Segment: Video and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video plays and we are greeted from Milwaukee, Wisconsin by Mauro Ranallo and Byron Saxton. They go over the main-event, which will be an Eight-Man Tag Team featuring between Dean Ambrose...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 03/07/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for March 7th, 2015 – “A ‘Dirty’ Warning” Introduction Segment: Video Promo A recap of Vince and Shane’s rivalry plays, and then we go live to the Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois! Segment #2: Arena Promo Shane McMahon prances out to a loud ovation and gets to business. He talks about how bad Vince has...

Smackdown TV report for 03/03/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for March 3rd, 2016 – “‘Third Wheel’ Rolling!” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming Recap of Raw’s issues between WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H and Dean Ambrose is shown, then the regular Smackdown! video plays. Segment #2: Arena Promo Dean Ambrose hobbles to the ring, selling...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/29/2016

Raw

It the rare leap year, with today being February 29th, so does that mean we’ll get an excellent Raw overall? Last week’s shows were pretty-good, but still had some flaws. The biggest surprise of course was the return of Shane McMahon and the announcement that he will wrestle The Undertaker at WrestleMania for control of WWE! “The Deadman”...

Smackdown TV report for 02/26/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for February 25th, 2016 – “For The Greater ‘Good?’” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming Recap of Fastlane’s main-event to determine who faces WWE World Heavyweight Champion Triple H at WrestleMania is shown; the winner was Roman Reigns. We go live to Indianapolis, Indiana, where WWE World...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/22/2016

Raw

Fastlane was unfortunately not so much a Pay-Per-View/Network “special,” as it could’ve just been a wrestling-version of Monday Night Raw. It was really a filler show before the biggest one of the year, which now the “road” to starts tonight! We know the WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match at WrestleMania (for now), as it was a...

Smackdown! TV report for 02/18/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for February 18th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promos and Welcoming A review of the feud between Dean Ambrose and Brock Lesnar, also featuring Roman Reigns, airs; the regular Smackdown! video plays and the pyro goes off! Byron Saxton greets us to Smackdown! with Jerry “The King” Lawler and Michael Cole...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/15/2016

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Monday Night Raw TV Report for February 15th, 2016 – “Speeding Up A Decision” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Arena Promo A recap of last week’s turmoil between Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, and Brock Lesnar is shown; we go live to the arena in Anaheim, California! Michael Cole greets us and Intercontinental Champion Dean Ambrose walks...

Smackdown TV report for 02/11/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for February 11th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video plays and Mauro Ranallo greets us from Portland, Oregon. Match #1: Single – Chris Jericho VS. A.J. Styles Prior to the contest, Jericho cuts a promo and is happy to be wrestling Styles again, since he was...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 02/08/2016

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for February 8th, 2016 – “Walking Out On Top” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A highlight montage of Daniel Bryan’s career is played, including a shot of his twitter account that he has announced his retirement. The regular Raw video plays, the pyro explodes in Seattle, and we are underway...

Smackdown TV report for 02/04/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for February 4th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video plays and the pyro goes off in the arena of Memphis, Tennessee! Mauro Ranallo welcomes us as Roman Reigns’ music plays! Match #1: Single – Roman Reigns VS. Rusev (with League of Nations members King Barrett and Alberto Del...