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Shawn Michaels. Bret Hart, Tyson Kidd, Vince McMahon, Stephanie McMahon and Triple H are all backstage at RAW. They are all (possibly not Stephanie) expected to be a part of the post-show “Bret Hart Appreciation Night” segment.
Tonight’s WWE RAW broadcast will open with a Memorial Day video tribute package.
As of yesterday, tonight’s RAW was scheduled to open with Chris Jericho’s “Highlight Reel” segment. Paul Heyman and Curtis Axel are the featured guests. It’s possible this segment could be pushed back to the beginning of the second hour but as of yesterday it was set to open the show.
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- Below is video from the Bret Hart Appreciation Night festivities after last night’s RAW in Calgary:- In an update from earlier, the name of the movie that John Morrison and Tiny “Zeus” Lester is filming is actually called Brutal Justice, not Get Justice. Morrison plays a police officer.The post Video from Bret Hart Appreciation Night at RAW, John Morrison Update appeared...
Jim Ross has posted a new blog entry, here are the highlights…
On Bret Hart Appreciation Night: I know that much is being made of the WWE APP but I’m very pleased that I had it downloaded on my IPad so I could enjoy the Bret Hart Appreciation Day celebration after RAW went off the air Monday night. Thoroughly enjoyed the memorable in ring ceremony and the...
Several photos from after Monday’s Raw went off the air with Bret Hart, Vince McMahon, Chris Jericho, Pat Patterson and many more.
Bret Hart recently spoke about his Appreciation Night on RAW this week. Here are the highlights…
“It’s a big honor. I’ve always felt special in this town as I have felt about Calgary, too. I’ve always loved it here. I never left. People always think I left and I was living in the States for a long time … But home has always been Calgary.”
- Below is video from the Bret Hart Appreciation Night festivities after last night’s RAW in Calgary:
* Jerry Lawler welcomes everyone watching. Lawler says today was declared “Bret Hart Day” here in Calgary. Lawler says if you’ve ever wondered how to have an entire day named in your honor, this is how it’s done.
* Bret Hart career highlight video is shown.
* Lawler introduces WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart to the ring. Hart comes out to his theme music to a tremendous pop....
Julie Hart joined Inside The Ropes this past Thursday. Here are some highlights.
Why she wrote the book: “I started writing journals many years ago, much like Bret was writing his stuff in like 91 or 92, and I kept writing and writing and eventually thought ya know, one day this could make for a really interesting book. But I thought, I’ll never get to publish anything like this...
WWE has posted footage from last night’s Bret Hart Appreciation Night ceremony on WWE.com. You can check it out by clicking here.
Jerry Lawler hosted the post-show segment, which included verbal tributes from Pat Patterson, Chris Jericho, Shawn Michaels, and Vince McMahon.
- WWE Hall of Famers Mil Mascaras and Terry Funk will wrestle for the first time ever for the World Wrestling League promotion later this year. The match is booked for their Dream Matches Tour on August 2nd in Eagle Pass, TX and August 4th in San Antonio. WWL has several other stars booked this summer including Sabu, Tommy Dreamer, John Morrison, Carlito and Bobby Lashley.
- DDPTV posted video of Scott Hall’s son Cody visiting his dad at Diamond Dallas Page’s Accountability Crib. Cody will be moving into the house next week to work on his wrestling career with Scott, DDP and Jake Roberts.
- Friday’s SmackDown scored 62,260 in social activity, and ranked #3 on cable TV, trailing the Heat-Pacers NBA Playoffs game and Pens-Sens NHL Playoffs series...
Credit: Mike Johnson of Pwinsider.com
After Raw went off the air, WWE broadcast the Bret Hart Appreciation Night via The Score in Canada and their App.
The special opened with the traditional WWE open followed by a special opening for the Appreciation Night. Jerry Lawler, in the ring, welcomed everyone tuning in and then sent it to a video on Hart’s legacy.
Lawler then brought...
Source: The Wrestling Observer
Steve Khan sent this one in:
Jerry Lawler said today was declared Bret Hart day in Calgary and they aired a video package of his career. Bret came out to a standing ovation and Thank You Bret chants. Lawler read a proclamation from Calgary city council announcing May 27, 2013 as Bret Hart Day, signed by the mayor.
Bret said he could feel Stu, Bulldog...
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WWE CFO George Barrios was at the Citi Global Consumer Conference in New York City on Wednesday. Barrios, who was part of a WWE presentation, took questions afterward and was asked about programming plans for the network.
Barrios said, “The program grid for the network will center around our monthly Pay-Per-View [Mike: the current plan is for all PPVs except Wrestlemania to migrate...