Monday Night Raw – May 19, 2003: One More Time

Monday Night Raw Date: May 19, 2003 Location: BI-LO Center, Greenville, South Carolina Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re past Judgment Day and thank goodness for that. Unfortunately we’re on the way towards Bad Blood, which is the first single branded pay per view. In other words, we’re all in very serious trouble. Unfortunately we […]

Judgment Day 2003 (2017 Redo): Judge Not Lest Ye Have To Watch This Show

Judgment Day 2003 Date: May 18, 2003 Location: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina Attendance: 13,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz, Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Let’s get this over with. I don’t remember a time when the TV leading up to a pay per view has been this miserable and the mere idea of this show is […]

Smackdown – May 15, 2003: One of the Only Times WWE Has Disgusted Me

Smackdown Date: May 15, 2003 Location: 1st Mariner Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the go home show for Judgment Day and I have my notebook ready for all the questions I have regarding the Mr. America storyline. Given how little sense the whole thing makes if you listen to what everyone says, […]

Monday Night Raw – May 12, 2003: There Must Be Something Good

Monday Night Raw Date: May 12, 2003 Location: First Union Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the final Raw before Judgment Day and the big matches are Goldberg vs. Christian inside a cage and Chris Jericho vs. Kevin Nash. Both of these matches are Steve Austin’s ideas, which makes me think that […]

Smackdown – May 8, 2003: In Which I Ask Many Questions

Smackdown Date: May 8, 2003 Location: Metro Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Commentators: Tazz, Michael Cole With the pay per view right around the corner, it might be nice if they set up a few more matches. There’s only a few things set up already and unfortunately we’re likely in for more of the Mr. […]

Monday Night Raw – May 5, 2003: The Preview is Longer Than the Match

Monday Night Raw Date: May 5, 2003 Location: Metro Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s another new era as Steve Austin is the new co-General Manager, working with and likely tormenting Eric Bischoff, who has been abusing his power as of late. Other than that we have the slow build […]

Smackdown – May 1, 2003: Dumb Stephanie is No Spanky McBarrel Scrapings

Smackdown Date: May 1, 2003 Location: Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, New Hampshire Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re past Backlash now and Brock Lesnar retained the Smackdown World Title against John Cena in the Smackdown main event. Therefore, it’s time to get a new challenger to the title and that scares me a bit. Odds are […]

Backlash 2003 (2017 Redo): Make It Raw

Backlash 2003 Date: April 27, 2003 Location: Worcester Centrum, Worcester, Massachusetts Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz, Jonathan Coachman, Jerry Lawler If WWE held the least important pay per view in recent memory, does it matter in the slightest? This is a glorified Raw pay per view with a handful of Smackdown matches thrown in […]

Smackdown – April 24, 2003: This Didn’t Change My Mind

Smackdown Date: April 24, 2003 Location: Gaylord Entertainment Center, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the go home show for Backlash and we have a Smackdown main event. This time around it’s going to be rookie upstart John Cena challenging Brock Lesnar for the Smackdown World Title, meaning it’s likely time for a big […]

Monday Night Raw – April 21, 2003: Where Do I Even Start?

Monday Night Raw Date: April 21, 2003 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Commentators: Jonathan Coachman, Jerry Lawler It’s the go home show for Backlash and we have a major main event for a change. This week will see HHH defending the Raw World Title against Booker T. in a Wrestlemania rematch, but there’s something a […]