Opening segment – Paul Heyman kicks off Raw. John Cena comes out while Heyman is talking. Cena asks where is Brock. Heyman stumbled over his words before being cut off by Cena. Cena said that he’ll either fight Brock or he’ll fight Heyman. Heyman smiled and said that if Cena wants Brock then he’ll get Brock tonight right now. Then he said HERE COMES THE PAIN!!!!! No music. Heyman laughed. Heyman said that Cena is “really really good.” Heyman said that Brock flies on a private plane because he doesn’t like anybody and in modern day aviation there’s always delays but he’s on his way. Heyman says he thinks Cena called out Brock because he knew Brock’s plane was delayed. He said that Cena plays the hero character better than anyone. Cena grabbed Paul as he walked out of the ring and said Paul is full of crap. He said if Brock doesn’t show up in 80 minutes then Heyman’s number is up. No besast = ass kicking for Heyman. Paul walked out of the ring but Cena cut him off at the aisleway. He grabbed Heyman in a headlock and pulled him backstage.
They showed highlights of the main event segment from last week with Roman Reigns, Rollins, Kane, etc in the cage. Rollins faces Reigns tonight.
Chris Jericho comes out for his match.
They showed footage from the app of John Cena putting Heyman into his dressing room. Cena tells Heyman that Brock needs to be at Raw by “halftijme.” Cena tells Great Khali to watch Heyman and not to let him out.
Chris Jericho vs. Corporate Kane – The match was ok, nothing special. Kane took off the turnbuckle late in the match. Kane ended up hitting the exposed turnbuckle after Jericho dropkicked his legs. That allowed Jericho to get the pin.
There’s a camera in the room with Heyman. Heyman tries to call Brock but there’s no reception.
Olympic Gold Medalist Charles Austin gave words of encouragement to Mark Henry for later tonight.
Renee Young interviews Roman Reigns backstage. They plug the Steve Austin podcast. Kevin Nash is the guest tomorrow.
Jack Swagger vs. Bo Dallas – Swagger got Dallas to tap out to the Patriot Lock. The announcers called it an inspirational victory.
The announcers plugged the WWE Network again. WWE Slam City airs tonight after Raw. They also plugged tomorrow’s Monday Night War featuring Bret Hart.
AJ Lee & Brie Bella vs. Paige & Nikki Bella – Nikki wanted no part of Brie so she tagged Paige to start the match. Short match. Paige got the win on Brie with the Rampaige. Nikki then attacked her sister after the match. Paige held up the title as AJ skipped around the ring.
Bray Wyatt promo backstage.
The Great Khali is still guarding the door. Heyman asks Khali if he could make a phone call to Brock Lesnar. He says there’s no reception in the room. Khali smashes the phone with his foot.
Big Show vs. Bray Wyatt – The family got involved. Big Show chokeslammed Rowan and Harper. Big Show wins by DQ. Pointless match.
Highlights from Goldust and Stardust attacking The Usos 2 weeks ago.
The Usos & Sheamus vs. Goldust, Stardust, & Cesaro – The crowd is not into this show at all. Cesaro hit the neutralizer on Sheamus but the pin was broken up. Big splash off the top rope by Jey Uso on Cesaro for the win.
They showed the clip of Dean Ambrose getting curb stomped through the cinder blocks a few weeks ago.
Renee Young interviews Randy Orton. They showed a clip of Orton attacking Jericho last week. Orton says that Jericho will get the beating of his life this Sunday.
They show The Great Khali backstage guarding the door. Cena and Lesnar are next.
John Cena/Brock Lesnar segment – Cena brings Heyman ou to the arena. Cena: “my name is John Cena and now is the moment you’ve all been waiting for. It’s time to watch the great Heymandidni…the one behind the one in 21-1 is about to magically make a Beast appear or John Cena is going to magically use his fists and make Paul Heyman’s teeth disappear.” Paul: “so everything about Hustle, Loyalty, and Respect is a sham isn’t it? This is the John Cena i’ve been trying to pull out of you for weeks.” Paul said that Cena needs to become a Beast in order to beat a Beast. Paul said he’s the one to bring that hatred out of Cena and he said that if Cena hits him then it’ll make him a bully. Paul said that Cena believes the whole role model thing. He told him to let the aggression out so he could be come Champion on Sunday. Paul told Cena to hit him. Heyman is awesome here. The highlight of Raw. Cena didn’t hit Heyman. Heyman said that Cena can’t be a bully and even though he deserves it Cena can’t hit Heyman. Heyman said that Cena will never be champion again. Cena said that Heyman is the scum of the planet and a waste of oxygen. Paul dared him to hit him. “Become my vision of you as a Paul Heyman Guy.” Cena said no and he said “sorry.” He said that he planned this whole thing because he thought Heyman would produce Brock Lesnar. Cena said “there is no Beast, it’s just you. An old washed up has been that doesn’t deserve the scum from my hands.” Heyman told Cena that his mom would be proud if her son was born with testicles. He shoved Heyman. Brock’s music played. Brock circled the ring and stood in the aisle way with Heyman for a minute. He teased going in the ring but then turned around and walked off. Then he teased going in the ring again. He finally went in the ring, Cena attacked but Lesnar hit Cena with a German suplex. Cena was hurt and rolled to the outside. Cena got back in the ring and attacked Lesnar. The fight spilled to the outside of the ring. A bunch of security ran down to separate them. Fans chanted “let them fight.” Lesnar and Heyman walked off as security held Cena back.
They aired a new WWE Network commercial.
They plugged Stephanie McMahon’s feature in Shape magazine.
Cameron vs. Naomi – Cameron did the leg drop move that Naomi does and yelled at the referee to count. Of course the ref couldn’t count because Naomi was on her stomach. Naomi won with a submission. They tried but it wasn’t good.
R-Ziggler and Dolph Ziggler vs. The Miz and Damien Mizdow – For those that didn’t watch Smackdown, R-Truth is R-Ziggler. He’s wearing pink shorts similar to Ziggler. The announcers kept pretending to now the difference between Miz and Sandow. It’s funny once but not funny when they do it 10 times in the match. Miz accidentally hit his partner allowing Ziggler to hit the Zig Zag on The Miz for the win.
Tom Phillips interviewed Seth Rollins backstage. They showed clips of Rollins and The Authority attacking Reigns last week. Rollins said that Reigns is nothing without him. He mocked Roman Reigns and called him a neanderthal. He also crouched down like a monkey making fun of Roman Reigns for walking on his knuckles. He called him part Guerrilla, part Samoan, and part Rhinosaurus, except they’re not very smart. He said that he made Roman Reigns and tonight he takes everything from Reigns.
Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins – Good match. Early in the match Reigns missed a running kick when Rollins moved out of the way. Reigns finally got in the superman punch but Rollins got out of the way of the spear and hit a superkick and almost got a 3 count. The second time he went for the spear he did get the 3 count. Roman Reigns wins the match.
Looks like Mark Henry and Rusev will close out the show. They showed highlights of the Cena/Lesnar brawl from earlier.
Mark Henry/Rusev segment – Michael Cole in the ring. Cole introduced Mark Henry. They gave out flags to fans in the main sections. Henry said that Rusev and Lana’s disdain makes him angry. He talked about withdrawing from the Olympic games because of an injury in 1996 and it haunts him to this day. He said that there’s this thing called second chances and this is his second chance. Henry said that at NOC he will shut Lana and Rusev up and if anybody loves America like he does and if they’re waving the flags then he promises that he won’t (he can’t) let those fans down. Fans chanted “USA, USA.” Cole said that social media has been on fire since this challenge was made. Cole said that Lana has used social media to disparage the U.S. Henry said that Lana could not say those things if she didn’t live in America. If she was in Russia she wouldn’t have the luxury…RUSEV comes on the stage with Lana. She tells Henry to shut up. She says that Henry is speaking propoganda. She said in Russia they speak the facts. She said that since America’s intelligence is declining faster than Obama’s approval rating, Rusev and her have prepared visual aids to help Henry understand the facts. She said that Henry forgot to mention that Henry also competed in the 92 games and he failed in 1992. She said Russia prevailed. She asked everyone to rise and show respect to Alexander Kurlovich (92 Gold Medalist). She said in 1992 Henry’s confidence was shattered when she witnessed the superiority of Russia’s Olympians and it’s why he withdrew in 1996. She said deep down he knew then what he knows now. She said he’s inferior to Russia. She said Henry is a coward just like Obama. They showed Vladimir Putin on the big screen. She said history will repeat itself at NOC when Henry fails to the super athlete Rusev. Henry said that he wants to make a pledge to everyone in Lafayette and all the Americans from coast to coast. He said right now he wants to make a pledge..”I plege Allegiance…” Before he could finish Rusev attacked. Henry turned things around and tossed Rusev but Rusev hit Henry with a kick to the face. Then he tried to get the Accolade on Henry but Henry wouldn’t let him put it on. Henry got hack to his feet and slammed him and tossed him out of the ring.
Raw ended with Henry waiving the American flag.