RAW Tag

shawn-michaels
Next week’s WWE RAW takes place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas and is being billed as “HBK Appreciation Night.” Advertised to appear are Shawn Michaels, Triple H and Brock Lesnar, among the regulars. There was some head scratching at RAW last night as WWE did not announce anything for next week’s RAW. One would think that WWE would at least advertise a Lesnar appearance in advance. This is not confirmed yet but speculation is that the festivities for Shawn Michaels may just be for the local crowdRead More
raw-fire
- In case you missed it, WWE did the entire three-hour RAW Monday night with no pyro because of the fire that happened earlier in the evening before fans started filing in. Local fire officials also would not allow Alberto Del Rio to drive his car into the arena because of safety concerns. – The mood backstage at Monday night’s RAW from Cincinnati was described as “extremely chaotic.” Some felt that it was a sign of things to come for the rest of WWE’s three-hour RAW’s. – The arena fireRead More
rey-mysterio
- Rey Mysterio is still in Taipei doing promotional work for WWE, meaning he won’t likely be appearing on tonight’s WWE SmackDown taping unless he makes it back to the United States in time. Here’s a photo Mysterio posted on Twitter with his Taiwanese fans: – Some of the WWE terms trending worldwide on Twitter during last night’s RAW were Goat Face, Chris Jericho, Christian, Let’s Go Cena, Tyson Kidd, Tensai, Heath Slater and Little Jimmy, among others. – Evan Bourne is still a little ways away from returning toRead More
mick-foley
- 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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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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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
raw-fire
- 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
raw-fire
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.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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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
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- The Wrestling Observer reported last week that with the ratings success of the weekly “Legends” segments on Raw, WWE officials are strongly considering making the feature routine by having one former Superstar brought back on every show. PWInsider.com reports Monday that internally, the belief is that the re-emergence of former talent such as Vader, Sycho Sid and Bob Backlund caused part of a lapsed wrestling audience to tune in to WWE programming again. Should WWE continue the angle, names most likely to resurface are Tatanka, Steve Blackman and BigRead More
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- Tonight’s three-hour WWE RAW will take place from the US Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio. Triple H is scheduled to make an appearance tonight and it’s believed that Randy Orton will be returning to TV after being suspended for 60 days. This week’s RAW will be the first with AJ Lee as General Manager and the first since WWE Champion CM Punk attacked The Rock. The Rock is not advertised to make an appearance tonight and is not expected to. WWE is advertising John Cena vs. Big Show andRead More
smackdown

Posted On July 27, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* WWE SmackDown Taping Results For Tonight

WWE taped this week’s edition of Smackdown Tuesday from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Thanks to Cam and Jenn Naylor, Brendon B and Chris W. and Wrestling Inc for results. Below are full results: WWE SmackDown: SmackDown is getting setup. Booker T comes out to a nice pop while Michael Cole gets his usual heat. The Miz’s music hits and he comes out to his usual heat. His title win on RAW is recapped. There are lots of boos, mixed in with some cheers. Miz thanks the “peeps”Read More
mick-foley
The Score’s Arda Ocal had the chance to speak with former WWE Champion Mick Foley 24 hours after his appearance at RAW 1000. Here are the highlights: On RAW 1000: “I personally got a kick out of it. I had said previously that I would have liked to do something more substantial (at RAW 1000) like cut a serious promo, but there will be time – I can do that 2 months from now, for example. Looking at the legends dressing room, 2 things were noticeable – how fortunate weRead More
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Posted On July 26, 2012By Geddy CahoonIn Columns

The Cahoon Run Down: Random WWE Thoughts

Hey everybody, Geddy Cahoon here with another edition of The Cahoon Run Down. I’m gonna be honest here: I racked my brain Tuesday and yesterday trying to come up with a decent article subject. I couldn’t. WWE is in a slump. There’s just no other way to word it. So today, I figured I’d use my go to “I can’t think of anything decent to write this week” article subject: Random Thoughts. Here I’ll just throw down a brief little summary/review of essentially whatever topics from the WWE world popRead More
the-rock
- The Rock wrote the following to congratulate WWE on RAW 1000: “Congratulations @WWE for an historic & monumental night of television: 1000th episode of RAW. Honored to perform on it.” – The news of Steve Austin possibly not wrestling another match for WWE has been a hot topic online this week. Jim Ross was asked by a fan what he thought and JR wrote that he has never learned to count Austin out of anything. – William Regal noted on Twitter that he was headed to tonight’s WWE NXTRead More
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- Regarding Dolph Ziggler’s crazy bumps, it’s said that he comes up with all of the ideas and pretty much pushes to be allowed to do them. The big bump at Money in the Bank with Tensai was exactly as he had envisioned it and pushed for. – One person in WWE who was asking around noted that they couldn’t find one person happy about RAW going three-hours permanently. – The aerial view of the Las Vegas strip that WWE used on RAW last week was actually several years oldRead More