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#1 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

Lucha Underground is running two episodes (don't know if they're reruns or new shows) starting at 8:30 PM.

#3 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

Here's WWE's official statement about Raw and Smackdown:

XL Center postpones Raw until Thursday

STAMFORD, Conn. – Due to the impending blizzard in the Northeast and statewide travel bans, WWE has postponed tonight’s live event in Hartford and cancelled tomorrow night’s live event in Boston; however, WWE will emanate live tonight at 8 p.m. ET from its studios in the Stamford world headquarters.

Ticket Information:

  • Hartford, Conn., XL Center: Tickets for tonight’s show in Hartford will be honored for a SmackDown event this Thursday, January 29 that will air live on Syfy.
  • Boston, Mass., TD Garden: Fans with tickets to tomorrow’s event in Boston will have the option of either exchanging tickets for an upcoming WWE event on Saturday, June 27 or obtaining a refund at point of purchase.
#4 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

From Good Ol' John Pollock:

Due to the weather conditions and travel ban issued in the state of Connetcicut, the WWE will not be going ahead with a live edition of Raw tonight from the XL Center in Hartford.

The WWE has yet to announce it officially but The LAW has confirmed that talent has been told the taping is off and to stay where they are.

The Smackdown tapings in Boston are in jeopardy but to our knowledge, no decision has been made for Tuesday night's tapings.

The LAW has also been told that a three-hour show will air from the WWE studios in Stamford and there may be some angles shot on the show tonight.

The WWE has informed us that a statement will be issued very shortly.

Credit: Live Audio Wrestling/Fight Network
#5 Edited by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

@gunslingerpanda: To be fair, that guy could have easily sent that to PWInsider and posted it on Reddit.

#6 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

And now PWInsider is reporting that the show is canceled:

by Mike Johnson @ 11:57 AM on 1/26/2015

Tonight's Raw taping in Hartford, CT will not take place.

Joseph Lopes, who works across the street from the XL Center in Hartford, sent word that WWE's crew are currently packing up the production trucks and that he was told the taping is canceled.

We are told there will be a WWE Raw broadcast tonight, but of what nature, we are not sure. A decision on Smackdown is forthcoming. WWE will be issuing an official announcement on all of this any minute.

Credit PWInsider
#7 Edited by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

Well things are going from bad to worse as Connecticut (home of Raw tonight) has declared a state of emergency due to the impending snow storm in the north east. What this means is that all travel within the state is banned starting at 9 P.M. and only emergency vehicles are allowed to be on the streets. That means if they do hold Raw, the entire arena would be locked in after the first hour until morning. The state governor also responded to Raw happening in Hartford by saying that safety comes first. You can read up about it here.

Also, while this is more speculation than based on actual announcements, TD Garden in Boston (home of Smackdown) is getting ready for the worst, so they're thinking of running Smackdown on Wednesday or even Thursday night as there's a chance that the state of Massachusetts will also declare a state of emergency.

#8 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

Here's a fun little video to cleanse the palate.

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#9 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -

I don't know what happened, but my last attempt at predicting evaporated. So here goes again.

The New Day vs. Cesaro, Tyson Kidd & Adam Rose - Kickoff 6-Man Tag Team Match

  • Winners (2 pts): The New Day
  • Method of victory (2 pts): Pinfall
  • Person who wins the fall (2 pts): Big E
  • Person who loses the fall (2 pts): Cesaro

The New Age Outlaws vs. The Ascension - Tag Team Match

  • Winners (2 pts): The Ascension
  • Method of victory (2 pts): Pinfall
  • Person who wins the fall (2 pts): Konnor
  • Person who loses the fall (2 pts): Road Dogg

Paige & Natalya vs. The Bella Twins - Tag Team Match

  • Winners (2 pts): Paige & Natalya
  • Method of victory (2 pts): Pinfall
  • Person who wins the fall (2 pts): Paige
  • Person who loses the fall (2 pts): Brie Bella

WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos vs. The Miz & Damien Mizdow - Tag Team Match for the WWE Tag Team Championship

  • Winners (2 pts): The Usos
  • Method of victory (2 pts): Pinfall
  • Person who wins the fall (2 pts): Jimmy Uso
  • Person who loses the fall (2 pts): The Miz

WWE World Heavyweight Champion Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena vs. Seth Rollins - Triple Threat Match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship

  • Winner (2 pts): Brock Lesnar
  • Method of victory (2 pts): Pinfall
  • Person who wins the fall (2 pts): Brock Lesnar
  • Person who loses the fall (2 pts): John Cena

The 2015 Royal Rumble Match

  • Winner (10 pts): Roman Reigns

Bonus Questions!

  • Name 3 surprise entrants (Cannot be on the main roster, but can be on NXT) (5 pts/correct prediction): Adrian Neville, Bubba Ray Dudley, The Rock
  • Name the person with the longest time in the match (5 pts): Dolph Ziggler
  • Name the person with the most eliminations (5 pts): Rusev
  • Name #1, #2 and #30 (5 pts/correct prediction): Dolph Ziggler, Kane, The Rock
#10 Posted by DrX25 (1634 posts) -
@corevi said:

@papercut: Does Orton count as a surprise entrant? I'm thinking no but an official ruling would be nice.

No, Orton is a member of the regular roster.