Monday Night Raw – June 2, 2003: Run Away Rock

Monday Night Raw Date: June 2, 2003 Location: San Diego Sports Arena, San Diego, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Jim Ross We’re less than two weeks away from Bad Blood and things are looking more and more dismal every single week. Things just aren’t interesting around here and there’s no reason to suggest that’s going to […]

Monday Night Raw – October 21, 2002 (2017 Redo): Katie Vick

Monday Night Raw Date: October 21, 2002 Location: Gaylord Entertainment Center, Knoxville, Tennessee Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler We’re past No Mercy and the big story on the red side is the potential murder/necrophiliac did NOT win the World Title, meaning the Intercontinental Title has ceased to be. That means we’re in need of a […]

Monday Night Raw – October 14, 2002: An Embarrassment to Wrestling Fans

Monday Night Raw Date: October 14, 2002 Location: Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler I’m going to get straight to the point on this one: we’re in the Katie Vick era. No Mercy is in six days and the big story is HHH claiming that Kane killed someone named Katie Vick […]

Monday Night Raw – September 23, 2002: The Bad Times Are Here

Monday Night Raw Date: September 23, 2002 Location: Arrowhead Pond, Anaheim, California Commentators: Jim Ross, Jerry Lawler It’s the night after Unforgiven and the big story on the Raw side is Ric Flair joining forces with HHH to form….well to form nothing at the moment but that’s the only noteworthy thing that happened last night. […]

Smackdown – July 11, 2002: Right Down the Middle

Smackdown Date: July 11, 2002 Location: Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the week after a big show and the top story is the return of the Rock. It’s not clear what he’s going to be doing here but odds are it’s something rather simple that is going to be […]

Smackdown – June 27, 2002: And Now, Wrestling History

Smackdown Date: June 27, 2002 Location: Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re in the big city tonight and it’s time for a new challenger to face Undertaker. I know Jeff Hardy is getting a title shot on Raw next week but it’s fairly clear that we’re getting some combination of Rock/HHH/Undertaker for […]

Smackdown – June 20, 2002: Rock Bottom

Smackdown Date: June 20, 2002 Location: ARCO Arena, Sacramento, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the final show before King of the Ring 2002 and we’re officially in the Kurt Angle is Bald era. As big of a change as it was, that would wind up being his signature look for years to come and […]

Smackdown – June 13, 2002: A Ratings Bonanza!

Smackdown Date: June 13, 2002 Location: Bi-Lo Center, Greenville, South Carolina Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re ten days away from King of the Ring and it’s really not looking like the most interesting thing in the world. Granted you could say that about almost any show around this point but this one is looking even […]

Smackdown – June 7, 2002: That Might Be A Record

Smackdown Date: June 6, 2002 Location: Cox Convention Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Attendance: 6,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re two and a half weeks away from King of the Ring and it looks like we’re coming up on Hulk Hogan vs. Kurt Angle and HHH challenging the Undertaker for the WWE World Title. Neither of […]

Smackdown – May 30, 2002: Brutality, Bald Men, and a Strange Edit

Smackdown Date: May 30, 2002 Location: Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re still in Canada and maybe we can find the next challenger to Undertaker for the WWE World Title. As much fun as it was to see him make Tommy Dreamer drink tobacco juice and then beat him up, I could […]