Welcome to this week's WWE Raw "Open Thread" featuring streaming live results and your discussion from the Resch Center in Green Bay.
WWE Raw Results
Monday, February 27, 2017
From the Resch Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin
Report by CJ Blaze of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
Michael Cole welcomes us to the show as Goldberg comes out to kick things off. He cuts a promo on how he promises to beat Kevin Owens this Sunday so he can defend the Universal Title against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania. Goldberg goes to leave when Kevin Owens interrupts. Owens goes over his accomplishments in WWE. Owens promises to make the Goldberg chant die.
The New Day cut a promo before being interrupted by The Shining Stars. The New Day rib the Oscars by announcing The Shining Stars aren't facing them, they're facing Big Show, while New Day is facing Rusev & Mahal next.
1) The New Day def. Jinder Mahal & Rusev via roll-up in about 10 minutes
Announced for later - Sasha Banks & Bayley vs. Charlotte & Dana Brooke
Backstage, Enzo & Cass discuss with each other challenging for the titles this Sunday. Then - Sheamus & Cesaro have a confrontation with Samoa Joe
We then turn to Stephanie McMahon "apologizing" to Mick Foley in her office. She ends up insulting him again before walking off.
2) Akira Tozawa def. Noam Dar with a snap German suplex in 3 minutes
Brian Kendrick hits the ring to attack Tozawa and cut a promo on this being "lesson three." Kendrick & Dar will face Tozawa and Rich Swann on the Fastlane Kickoff show.
Backstage, Samoa Joe and Mick Foley argue. Foley tells Joe he will face Cesaro tonight.
Charlotte (with Dana Brooke) comes out to the ring for a promo. Bayley interrupts. Sasha joins the party. Charlotte then announces Nia Jax will be her partner, not Dana.
3) Nia Jax & Charlotte def. Bayley & Sasha Banks via running leg drop in 12 minutes
Backstage, Mick Foley tells Braun Strowman that he doesn't have any competition tonight. Strowman demands a contract for Sunday's match.
4) Big Cass def. Luke Gallows with the big running boot in about 3 minutes
Earlier on Facebook - Titus O'Neil and Sheamus got into a fight at catering leading to...
5) Sheamus def. Titus O'Neil via Brouge Kick in 20 seconds. Titus attacked Sheamus before the match, but the Celtic Warrior obviously rebounded quickly.
Corey Graves is in the ring for moment we've all been waiting for. We are first shown a video package on the history between Triple H and Seth Rollins, including Samoa Joe's attack from a month ago. Seth Rollins is welcomed to the ring.
Rollins says the rehab has been intense and it is what it is. Rollins says it sucks and he questions whether he deserves this. Rollins questions whether he bought in too much, he let his ego get in the way. Graves brings up the big question - will he be at WrestleMania? Rollins says it's not looking great right now... and that it doesn't sound like the doctors will clear him in time.
Triple H interrupts. Samoa Joe is shown at ringside as well. HHH tells Seth he will not be at Mania. He emphasizes that he used Seth up and spat him out. Triple H warns Seth again not to show up or call him out at Mania. Seth picks up the mic and says he will be at WrestleMania!
6) Big Show def. The Shining Stars in a handicap match with a chokeslam (1:30)
7) Jack Gallagher & TJ Perkins def. Tony Nese & Neville via submission in 2 minutes
A Hall of Fame video package for Beth Phoenix airs.
Bayley and Sasha Banks are backstage recovering and discussing how Sasha will be in Bayley's corner this Sunday. Stephanie McMahon walks up and tells Sasha she'll compete against Nia Jax at Fastlane.
8) Samoa Joe def. Cesaro via side slam in under 8 minutes
Post-match, Joe is asked about how he's been so dominant. Joe said he came here to destroy people. This serves as a reminder to everyone in the back that it does not matter what you've accomplished or how much these people love you - when you come against the Destroyer... Sami Zayn's music hits! Zayn ambushes Joe and a big brawl ensues.
Joe vs. Zayn is confirmed for Fastlane.
Mick Foley is in the ring for the contract signing, and he introduces Braun Strowman. Braun demands that Foley leave, but Mick wants respect. Braun fires back, leading to Foley going off on the monster. Braun smacks the mic out of his hand, leading to Roman Reigns making the save. They brawl outside the ring before spilling over the barricade. Roman spears Braun into the time keeper's area before signing the contract. Strowman gets back in the ring and throws Roman into the turnbuckle, resulting in the top rope coming down!
Strowman struts up the ramp as officials check on Roman. Reigns officially signs the contract as Strowman watches on and smiles.