Sadly, they began RAW by giving the microphone to Roman Reigns. Reigns taunted Bryan, who taunted Reigns, and then Stephanie McMahon taunted both. She criticized Bryan for stuffing Kane into a casket during a Casket Match, in which the rules required that the winner stuff the loser into a casket because it’s a Casket Match. The Authority made the rules, and then criticized Bryan for following them. Continue reading RAW BRAWDCAST, February 9, 2015 (Columbus, Ohio)
Fans booed The Authority’s mention of The Royal Rumble, again. The “announcement that would shake the WWE Universe to its core” is that Roman Reigns won The Royal Rumble, but he’s not necessarily going to face Brock Lesnar for the World Heavyweight Championship at Wrestlemania. Daniel Bryan will face Rollins tonight; the winner of that match faces Roman Reigns at WWE Fast Lane (available on the WWE Network for the low, low, price of . . .) The winner of that match faces Lesnar for the Championship at Wrestlemania.
Nothing much to report. A blizzard (Winterstorm Juno) canceled RAW in Hartford. So, WWE rebroadcast the Royal Rumble from the day before.
They interviewed Rollins, Lesnar, and Reigns in the studio. Thankfully, Rollins brought his metallic “Money in the Bank” briefcase. Did he need that on a date where there was no scheduled wrestling? And he daringly knocked over Lesnar’s chair (before Lesnar sat in it). Continue reading RAW BRAWDCAST – January 26, 2015