Monday Night Raw – April 25, 1994: Back to the Downward Spiral

Monday Night Raw Date: April 25, 1994 Location: Memorial Auditorium, Utica, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage It has to be better than last week, almost by definition. That being said, the big draw for the week is Nikolai Volkoff as the guest on the King’s Court. I’m really scared of what this show […]

Monday Night Raw – June 27, 1994: Money Can’t Buy Happiness, But It Can Buy Goons

Monday Night Raw Date: June 27, 1994 Location: Westchester County Civic Center, White Plains, New York Attendance: 3,400 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Randy Savage It’s time to start the long term build towards Summerslam and barring a major surprise, that’s going to be Bret vs. Owen Hart for the title. With Owen winning the King of […]

Monday Night Raw – June 6, 1994: I Know That Guy!

Monday Night Raw Date: June 6, 1994 Location: Struthers Fieldhouse, Youngstown, Ohio Attendance: 1,500 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage We’re coming up on King of the Ring 1994 and…..I need a minute just thinking about something like that. This is a really bad time for the company as Vince is dealing with the steroids trial […]

Monday Night Raw – January 3, 1994: A New Year’s Hangover?

Monday Night Raw Date: January 3, 1994 Location: Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Johnny Polo It’s a new year as we’re getting close to the start of the second year of Raw. We’re also getting close to the 1994 Royal Rumble and that means we’re still in the fallout of the […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania XI: Hang on a Second

Wrestlemania XI Date: April 2, 1995 Location: Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, Connecticut Attendance: 16,305 Commentators: Jerry Lawler, Vince McMahon This is one of the dark Wrestlemanias in that it was a very bad time for the company. That being said, the show was very well received and wound up being kind of a saving grace […]

Monday Night Raw – May 31, 1993: I Stand in Awe of Scott Steiner

Monday Night Raw Date: May 31, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 750 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan We’re less than two weeks away from King of the Ring and it would be nice to have them actually plug more than one of the first round matches for a […]

Monday Night Raw – May 24, 1993: You Wouldn’t Expect This

Monday Night Raw Date: May 24, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan Something tells me this one won’t be as memorable as last week. We’re less than a month away from King of the Ring and the tournament is mostly set but the […]

Monday Night Raw – May 10, 1993: When Mr. Clean Can’t Save You

Monday Night Raw Date: May 10, 1993 Location: Manhattan Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 1,000 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Randy Savage, Bobby Heenan It’s the start of a fresh taping cycle with a rematch for the Intercontinental Title. Jim Duggan wasn’t happy with losing his first shot at Shawn Michaels due to countout so […]

Monday Night Raw – May 15, 1995: They’re Already Dying

Monday Night Raw Date: May 15, 1995 Location: Broome County Arena, Binghamton, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler We’re past In Your House and that means it’s time to go towards……towards……dang it we’re going towards King of the Ring 1995. Diesel is still WWF World Champion as Sid still can’t win a singles title. […]

Monday Night Raw – May 8, 1995: Bart Gunn Saved This Show

Monday Night Raw Date: May 8, 1995 Location: Civic Auditorium, Omaha, Nebraska Attendance: 5,800 Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jerry Lawler This is a bad time as it’s the go home show for In Your House but that means we’re coming up on King of the Ring 1995, which is one of the worst shows of all […]