Category - TV Reports

Smackdown TV report for 01/28/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for January 28th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The event of the Royal Rumble match and Raw are shown; the regular Smackdown! opener plays and the pyro explodes in the arena of Tampa, Florida. Mauro Ranallo greets us, then he and Jerry “The King” Lawler go over the line-up. Chris...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/25/2016

Raw

We are on somewhat of a new path after the Royal Rumble; debuts, a championship change, a return, and a couple of new rivalries look to be ahead. I will not spoil for those who have not seen the show, and are still wanting to, but it was pretty-good. Monday Night Raw TV Report for January 25th, 2016 – “’The Game’ Begins” Introduction...

Smackdown TV report for 01/21/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for January 21st, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming The regular Smackdown! opener plays, the pyro explodes, and Mauro Ranallo greets us from Dayton, Ohio. He and Jerry “The King” Lawler go over tonight’s line-up, which includes MizTV with Intercontinental Champion Dean Ambrose and Kevin...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/18/2016

Raw

The Royal Rumble is this Sunday, so what is going to go down tonight on Raw before the big show? Read on to find out! Monday Night Raw TV Report for January 18th, 2016 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of the late-great Martin Luther King, Jr. and his famous “I Have A Dream” speech is shown, to commemorate his day. The...

Smackdown TV report for 01/14/2016

Smackdown

Royal Rumble is just 9 days away (from the time of this posting), but first we must get through another Smackdown!, which features a big championship rematch between NEW United States Champion/Lucha Dragon partner Kalisto defending against Alberto Del Rio. Will this be a very-short reign, or can Kalisto pull another upset? Brock Lesnar made his...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/11/2016

Raw

We continue towards Royal Rumble in the town that brought us WrestleMania 30, New Orleans! With less than two weeks to go, who else is going to make their presence in the ‘Rumble match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship? What other stakes may Champion Roman Reigns face at the Network/Pay-Per-View show? As well, the Intercontinental...

Smackdown TV report for 01/07/2016

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for January 7th, 2016 – “A New Face, A New ‘Home,’ Old Style” Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A recap of Raw featuring the WWE World Heavyweight Championship main-event, (with Roman winning and retaining), and Vince’s announcement of Reigns having to defend the championship in the...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 01/04/2016

Raw

Happy New Year everyone! I wish you Best-Wishes and Blessings for 2016! Monday Night Raw TV Report for January 4th, 2016 – “A New Year, A New Confrontation” Introduction Segment: Video Promo Recap of the last couple of weeks featuring WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns and The McMahons is shown first. Segment #2: Arena Promo We go...

Smackdown TV report for 12/31/2015

Smackdown

It is the final Smackdown! both of 2015 and on SyFy, so what does it have to offer? Read on to find out! Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for December 31st, 2015 Introduction Segment: Video Promo and Welcoming A montage of Raw’s events between WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns and The McMahons starts off, then the regular opening...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/28/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for December 28th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Raw video starts off, as does the pyro blasts and greetings from Michael Cole and Byron Saxton. They go over the announced match of Del Rio VS. Cena, but do not say if the championship is up for grabs. Segment #2: Arena Promo “No Chance In Hell”...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/21/2015

Raw

Following the tumultuous time that was last week in WWE, we begin a new one tonight with “The Slammy Awards.” I have a feeling all those are put aside for now, to answer the big question: what will be of NEW WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns after he assaulted both COO Triple H and Owner Mr. Vince McMahon? As well, who is The Wyatt...

Smackdown TV report for 12/17/2015

Smackdown

After a pretty-good Raw – complete with a bit of a surprise and genuinely nice/respectable/hot crowd – we now move on to the potentially new era as the “Roman Empire” begins! Following his big (and much, much, much deserved) win on Monday, what will new WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns have to say tonight? What does former...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/14/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for December 14th, 2015 – “Actions Breed Consequences” Introduction Segment: Video, Welcoming, and Arena Promo Footage of the suspenseful (and I truly mean that, as there were times I thought it could actually go either way) TLC WWE World Heavyweight Championship match is shown, as well as the post-match...

Smackdown TV report for 12/10/2015

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for December 10th, 2015 Match #1: Single – Roman Reigns (with Dean Ambrose and The Usos [Jimmy and Jey]) VS. United States Champion Alberto Del Rio (with League Of Nations partners Rusev, King Barrett, and WWE World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus) The bell rings and the two square off amid “Roman” chants...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 12/07/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for December 7th, 2015 – “’Tumultuous, Crazy, Levels” Introduction Segment: Video, Welcoming, and Arena Promo A recap of last week’s Raw and Smackdown!, featuring Roman Reigns’ WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match with Sheamus and the coming-together of The League Of Nations is shown. The new group is now...

Smackdown TV report for 12/03/2015

Smackdown

Following a very impeding Raw, storyline-wise, I really hope Smackdown! is much better and explains some of them, particularly Lana and Rusev. Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, and The Usos are all still getting their championship matches at Tables, Ladders, and Chairs (again, no continuity), so what will they or their opponents have to say? Tyler...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/30/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for November 30th, 2015 – “A Chance With ‘A New League’” Introduction Segment: Welcoming and Arena Promo Michael Cole salutes us from Pittsburgh as confetti drops from the ceiling. Tag-Team Champions The New Day are out to celebrate a birthday; but first they make fun of Pittsburgh’s NFL football team, The...

Smackdown TV report for 11/26/2015

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for November 26th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Welcoming and Arena Promo The regular Smackdown! video plays then Roman Reigns’ music plays. He approaches the ring, contains the objects for TLC, while still-pictures of Survivor Series and video of Raw is shown. Roman stands and talks about his childhood when he...

Monday Night Raw TV report for 11/23/2015

Raw

Monday Night Raw TV Report for November 23rd, 2015 – “No ‘Tender Love, and Care’ Here!” Introduction Segment: Video Promo A still-picture and video recap of Survivor Series is shown, where Roman Reigns won the WWE World Heavyweight Championship for a few minutes, until Sheamus cashed in his Money In The Bank briefcase and became a...

Smackdown TV report for 11/19/2015

Smackdown

Thursday Night Smackdown! TV Report for November 19th, 2015 Introduction Segment: Welcoming The regular Smackdown! video plays then Rich Brennan, Booker T., and Jerry “The King” Lawler greet us from the University Of Tennessee. They review the situation around the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, which now is down to the Semi-Finals to be...