- Stephanie McMahon made her return to WWE, appearing on the 1000th episode of WWE Raw in a segment with Paul Heyman and Triple H.
– Talk show legend Regis Philbin offered his congratulations for the milestone 1000th episode of WWE Raw. Philbin was featured in a pre-tape and discussed all of the WWE stars he had the chance to interview featuring clips of Freddie Blassie and John Cena on Live! shown.
– Paul Heyman accepted Triple H’s challenge to face Brock Lesnar at SummerSlam on the 1000th episode of WWE Raw. WWE SummerSlam 2012 will take place on August 19, 2012 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.