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During Monday’s live WWE Raw broadcast, A.W. made a crass joke referencing NBA player Kobe Bryant’s sexual assault case years ago. As client Titus O’Neil tangled with Kofi Kingston in a singles match, A.W. yelled from ringside, “Titus O’Neil is like Kobe Bryant at a hotel in Colorado hotel room. He’s unstoppable!!” The WWE personality issued an apology late Monday evening via Twitter and noted that “there was no malicious intent behind the joke.” A.W. wrote, “It was either a Kobe or Lebron joke. Lebron jus won the Finals soRead More
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TMZ picked up on the Kobe Bryant rape reference Abraham Washington made on Monday’s WWE Raw. The TMZ article quotes what A.W said on Raw, “like Kobe Bryant at a hotel room in Colorado … he’s unstoppable.” A WWE representative told TMZ, “A.W. made an inappropriate comment and WWE immediately apologized.” The rep added, “WWE has taken appropriate action in the matter.” “A.W. “felt horrible” after he made the comment and claimed he simply “got caught up in the moment” … and realizes the comment could be hurtful to rapeRead More
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- After Raw went off the air, John Laurinaitis hit the ring with a steel chair tapped for John Cena. Cena, however, ducked and hit the former Raw General Manager and Executive Vice President of Talent Relations with the Attitude Adjustment. Big Show then tried to attack Cena, but was put to rest with the Attitude Adjustment. – In her first night as Raw General Manager, AJ was referred to as AJ Lee. It is the alias she used in WWE developmental league Florida Championship Wrestling from 2009 to 2010.Read More
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The official WWE website announced Monday that effective immediately, John Laurinaitis is resigning from his position as Senior Vice President of Talent Operations after eight years of service. He will, however, remain with the company as a producer assisting talent with their matches. His resignation is legitimate and not part of any storyline. In an indication that he was on his way out of the position, Laurinaitis was quietly removed from the WWE Corporate website’s index of Executive Officers in April. Though WWE stated in their article that Laurinaitis wasRead More
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- Mick Foley announced via Twitter Monday evening that he will hold Mick Foley’s Post-SummerSlam Jame, an improv comedy show, at the Hollywood Improv following SummerSlam in Los Angeles, California. Tickets go on sale Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. via Hollywood.Improv.com. Additional details on the event are available here. Following Raw, Foley stated during a Twitter Q&A session that Bruiser Brody and Hulk Hogan head the list of wrestlers he would have liked to have faced in his career. – Cody Rhodes defeated Zack Ryder in dark match prior to RawRead More
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WWE Raw General Manager AJ revealed on this week’s episode of Raw that CM Punk will defend his WWE Championship against The Big Show and John Cena in a triple threat match. Here is the latest WWE SummerSlam line-up: Triple H vs. Brock Lesnar WWE Championship Triple Threat Match CM Punk (c) vs. John Cena vs. The Big Show World Championship Match Sheamus (c) vs. Alberto Del Rio SummerSlam 2012 will take place Sunday, August 19, 2012 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.Read More
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During Monday’s live WWE Raw broadcast, A.W. made an off-color remark referencing NBA player Kobe Bryant’s sexual assault case in 2003 and 2004. As client Titus O’Neil tangled with Kofi Kingston in a singles match, A.W. yelled from ringside, “Titus O’Neil is like Kobe Bryant at a hotel in Colorado hotel room. He’s unstoppable!!” Following the commercial break, WWE broadcaster Michael Cole issued an apology on behalf of the organization for A.W.’s remark. He then quickly transitioned to a replay of a backstage segment featuring John Cena and CM PunkRead More
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- Randy Orton made his return to WWE on this week’s edition of Raw following his 60-day suspension on May 30, 2012 for his second documented violation of the WWE Wellness Policy. Orton received a huge pop from the fans and squashed Health Slater with the RKO. Slater called out a current superstar to an “open challenge,” which set up Orton’s surprise return. – During this week’s episode of Raw, it was announced that World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus would defend his title against Alberto Del Rio at SummerSlam. – WWERead More
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WWE uploaded the following video of fans re-entering the U.S. Bank Arena following the evacuation due to the fire on the Raw set.Read More
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Posted On July 30, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

WWE Raw Results – July 30, 2012

- Tonight’s WWE RAW kicks off with the new intro video that debuted on last week’s 1,000th episode. We’re live from the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio as Michael Cole welcomes us to RAW. Fans are still coming in because of a fire that happened inside the arena earlier. Jerry Lawler shows footage of the RAW set catching on fire earlier this evening after a pyro glitch. – Cole leads us into a video package looking back at RAW 1000. – The video runs for about 5 minutes andRead More
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- WWE fans were allowed to re-enter the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio for tonight’s Raw show, only half-an-hour before the start of the event. Fans were evacuated earlier due to a fire that broke out on the Raw set. – WWE issued out the following: CINCINNATI – A fire at the U.S. Bank Arena has broken out at Monday Night Raw after the set caught fire during preparations for tonight’s show. No Superstars or WWE executives were hurt in the incident and the show will go on atRead More
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Here are photos from inside the Raw arena on fire and outside the arena filled with stranded fans and fire trucks.Read More
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A small fire broke out in the arena just over an hour before the start of WWE Raw event from the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati. The cause of the fire appeared to be a pyro malfunction near the stage, filling the arena with smoke. The fire alarm went off, and people inside the arena were evacuated as a pre-caution. No one was injured in the accident, which was described as an “awesome, loud, frightening moment.” WWE wrestlers have also tweeted that the Raw set got caught on fire. ChrisRead More
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- WWE announced that John Laurinaitis resigned from his position as Senior Vice President of Talent Operations, effective immediately. Here is the official announcement from WWE.com: Effective immediately, John Laurinaitis is resigning from his position as Senior Vice President of Talent Operations. Following his very public firing at June’s No Way Out, Laurinaitis continued to work behind-the-scenes in his corporate role. After eight years of service in talent relations, he’s “burned out” and now hopes to concentrate on what he knows best: putting together matches and working with WWE talentRead More
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- Randy Orton is backstage at the Raw taping from the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. Orton is scheduled to officially return to the company tonight, Mike Johnson of PWInsider reports. – The Undertaker is set to be appearing at WWE’s developmental, FCW, event this Wednesday, August 1 in Tampa, FL at the Dallas Bull for a special signing included with VIP tickets to the event. VIP tickets can be ordered by calling (727) 243-8293. – WWE offered Diva Kelly Kelly an additional five year deal to her WWERead More
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Posted On July 30, 2012By Dave ScottIn Columns

Dave Scott – The Good, The Bad & The CM Punk

Hey there guys, Dave Scott here with some sexy banter for your reading pleasure. Well we are a week off of the milestone 1000th episode of Raw and though I know a lot of people weren’t too happy with it, I thought it was really good and it done exactly what they had set it out to do in making a memorable show. The main point of my column today is going to be on the whole CM Punk situation. The first point I would like to make is thatRead More
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- WWE.com has published a list counting down the 25 most personal grudges in history. Bret Hart vs. Shawn Michaels tops the list at No. 1. Other noted grudges include “Stone Cold” Steve Austin vs. Mr. McMahon, Edge vs. Matt Hardy, Mr. McMahon vs. Bret Hart, Kane vs. The Undertaker, Dusty Rhodes vs. The Four Horsemen, Tommy Dreamer vs. Raven, Junkyard Dog vs. The Fabulous Freebirds, Eddie Guerrero vs. Rey Mysterio and John Cena vs. The Rock. – Despite WWE’s product generally being geared toward children, the median audience forRead More
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Christina Von Eerie, who competes on the independent circuit after briefly appearing as Toxxin for TNA Wrestling last year, addressed the difficulty of a women’s wrestler such as herself breaking into the premiere wrestling promotion in the world, WWE, during an interview with Steven Muehlhausen for Fight Club Chicago. “There’s always someone that says you have the skill, maybe there’s someone whose skinnier than you, or you have the look, but maybe there’s someone younger than you that has the same look,” Von Eerie says. “For me, I have aRead More
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WWE Champion CM Punk is set to open tonight’s WWE event Raw by “addressing his actions” from last week’s 1000th Raw where he took out The Rock. PWMania.com will be providing live play-by-play coverage of tonight’s event at the new starting time of 8PM eastern time.Read More