Smackdown – August 8, 2002: He’s Different

Smackdown Date: August 8, 2002 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s time for a showdown as we have what would have been a dream match back in the 80s, assuming it could have actually been booked. Tonight we have Brock Lesnar vs. Hulk Hogan in what could either make Lesnar look […]

Smackdown – August 1, 2002: The Summer of Stephanie

Smackdown Date: August 1, 2002 Location: Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s back to the blue show where Brock Lesnar is a monster and everyone else is just hoping he doesn’t come after them. On top of that though we have a new face force comprised of John Cena, Rey Mysterio […]

Monday Night Raw – July 29, 2002: The Turn After the Turn Before the Turn

Monday Night Raw Date: July 29, 2002 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re officially in the HHH Era on Raw but unfortunately he doesn’t really have a lot to do yet. Last week HHH debuted on the show and turned heel by beating up Shawn Michaels, but there’s absolutely […]

Monday Night Raw – July 22, 2002 (2016 Redo): The People’s Mullet

Monday Night Raw Date: July 22, 2002 Location: Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, Michigan Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re just over a month away from Summerslam but more importantly, HHH is now officially on Raw. I know it’s not the best sounding thing in the world but at this point, Raw is absolutely dying […]

Vengeance 2002 (2016 Redo): Serious Stephanie

Vengeance 2002 Date: July 21, 2002 Location: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan Attendance: 12,000 Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler, Michael Cole, Tazz We’re in an interesting place here as both shows have their first General Managers but the stories are hit and miss at best. The main event is the Rock, who has had one […]

Monday Night Raw – July 15, 2002 (2016 Redo): Back to the Beginning

Monday Night Raw Date: July 15, 2002 Location: Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler This is a big one. Last week it was clear that something had to change around here after one of the most dreadful nights in the history of this show. It’s not so much that […]

Monday Night Raw – July 8, 2002 (2016 Redo): Breaking Point

Monday Night Raw Date: July 8, 2002 Location: First Union Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Raw is actually picking up a bit at the moment as they’re making some efforts to push the younger talent. Brock Lesnar is moving up the card and it’s clear that Eddie Guerrero and Chris Benoit are […]

Monday Night Raw – July 1, 2002 (2016 Redo): Make Yourself Famous

Monday Night Raw Date: July 1, 2002 Location: Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, New Hampshire Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re starting the second half of the year as things aren’t exactly the most thrilling at the moment. The big story here though is Jeff Hardy challenging Undertaker for the Undisputed Title in a ladder match. […]

Smackdown – November 18, 2005: Viva La Legacy

Smackdown Date: November 18, 2005 Location: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz This is another request and it’s the Smackdown version of the Eddie Guerrero Tribute Show. On top of that, it was also taped the same night as the Raw version (double taping on a Sunday due to the European trip) which […]

Monday Night Raw – June 24, 2002: The Lesnar Problem

Monday Night Raw Date: June 24, 2002 Location: Gund Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler Thank goodness we’re past the miserable King of the Ring and that means it’s time to get read for Vengeance. Brock Lesnar is the new King and that means he’ll be challenging for the title at Summerslam, but […]