Loaded Raw Preview – Title Match, Stephanie McMahon’s Apology, Hugh Jackman

This week’s episode of Monday Night Raw will emanate from the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri. Several items have already been announced, they are as follows:

  • The Usos will defend the WWE Tag Team Championship against Curtis Axel & Ryback
  • Hugh Jackman will guest star to promote X-Men: Days of Future Past. He’s expected to followup on punching Dolph Ziggler a couple years ago and had a kayfabe Twitter exchange that also involved Damien Sandow.
  • Stephanie McMahon will “apologize” to WWE World Heavyweight Champion Daniel Bryan for Kane’s “attack” on him.
  • The finals in the WWE Intercontinental Championship No. 1 Contender Tournament with Rob Van Dam facing Bad News Barrett. The winner will challenge Big E for the title at Extreme Rules.
  • Daniel Bryan, who was given the weekend off, is expected to return.
  • From what we’ve been told, the choir of the Ladue Foundation is scheduled to perform live.

Dot com takes a look in their Raw Five-Point Preview:

  1. Can The Authority control Kane?
  2. Snikt! Wolverine pops his claws (Jackman/Ziggler)
  3. Hounds on the hunt (The Shield/Evolution)
  4. Bad News meets rad dude (Barrett/RVD)
  5. When we say ‘Uce,’ y’all say … ‘RybAxel’? (Usos/RybAxel)

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