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Shawn Michaels spoke with The Baltimore Sun about tonight’s episode of Raw, which has been advertised locally in San Antonio as being “Shawn Michaels’ Appreciation Night”. Here is what Michaels said about tonight’s Raw event.
“I honestly don’t know what to expect. I have probably less information than you guys do, which is [WWE's] doing. I do my best to always take that as a compliment. I like to feel that they basically know that they sort of let me know what’s going on that day, then we can go ahead and get it done.”
“If this turns into a one-time roast for me, I enjoy that as much as everybody else does. That’s the reason I’ve hung around Triple H for all these years — it’s because he’s always made me laugh. So if that’s what it entails, then that works for me.”
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Shawn Michaels is expected to make more RAW appearances leading up to SummerSlam, where he will be in Triple H’s corner for the match against Brock Lesnar.
Lesnar promised Michaels on RAW last night that the two would be seeing each other before SummerSlam.
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Shawn Michaels recently talked about the possibilities of wrestling another match during an interview with Miami Herald. Here is an excerpt on what he had to say.
"Obviously, I want to do things that will help. You don't want to bring me back for no other reason. It would depend on what it was. I am not as young as I once was. Do I think about that stuff? Yeah. It's...
- Below is video of WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels promoting tonight’s RAW:
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- The August 3rd WWE SmackDown had 2,783,000 viewers – down from the previous two weeks. The final rating should be out later.
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After Raw went off-air, John Cena came to and warmed up the crowd for Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night. First, Cena introduced a gorgeous video tribute to Michaels. Great work from the video team. Cena then welcomed Michaels to the ring.
Michaels was followed shortly out by Triple H, who acted like the emcee for the night. C.M. Punk also came...
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BREAKING: Shawn Michaels will be LIVE on Raw tonight. Lesnar and Triple H are in the building as well. Watch RAW live Tonight 8/7c on USA.
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- During commercial breaks at Monday’s Raw at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, Shawn Michaels career highlights were shown as part of his Appreciation Night. WWE also sold a commemorative Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night T-Shirt at the venue.
- This Friday on SmackDown on Syfy, Chris Jericho presents...
- Shawn Michaels is expected to make more RAW appearances leading up to SummerSlam, where he will be in Triple H’s corner for the match against Brock Lesnar. Lesnar promised Michaels on RAW last night that the two would be seeing each other before SummerSlam.
- A lot of people within WWE are expecting the company to offer Brock Lesnar a second deal once his current one expires...
- Kelly Kelly returned to WWE tonight on Raw in a match against Eve Torres.
Kelly Kelly has been off for the past couple months on approved time off where the company allowed her to take outside bookings.
- Also on Raw, Shawn Michaels announced that he will be in Triple H’s corner at the SummerSlam pay-per-view.
Source: The Wrestling Observer
As noted earlier here on the website, Shawn Michaels is expected to appear on WWE TV heading into SummerSlam to help with the build to the Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H match.
Paul Heyman’s current deal with WWE is rumored to expire at SummerSlam, but the feeling is that he will continue to work with WWE alongside Brock Lesnar after the pay-per-view....
- This Friday on SmackDown on Syfy, Chris Jericho presents “The Highlight Reel” with guests Dolph Ziggler and Vickie Guerrero.
- During commercial breaks at Monday’s RAW at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas, Shawn Michaels career highlights were shown as part of his Appreciation Night. WWE also sold commemorative Shawn Michaels Appreciation Night T-Shirts at the venue...