Morning Report: (6/27) Smackdown Tonight, WWE Network & More!


- Here are non-spoiler matches for tonight’s WWE Smackdown broadcast:

  • Dean Ambrose Vs. Bad Barrett
  • Paige Vs. Cameron
  • Sheamus Vs. Bray Wyatt
  • Cesaro & Alberto Del Rio Vs. Rob Van Dam and Dolph Ziggler
  • Rusev Vs. Sin Cara
  • Kane Vs. Roman Reigns

- Here is today’s streaming content on the WWE Network:

  • 12am EST – WWE NXT replay
  • 1am EST – WWE Superstars replay
  • 2am EST – WWE Main Event replay
  • 3am EST – RAW Flashback: 12/19/1994
  • 4am EST – RAW Flashback: 12/26/1994
  • 5am EST – ECW Hardcore TV: 8/16/1994
  • 6am EST – WCCW TV: 1/26/1983
  • 7am EST – Best of SmackDown: 3/21/2002
  • 8:30am EST – RAW Backstage Pass replay
  • 9am EST – RAW Flashback: 12/26/1994
  • 10am EST – RAW Flashback: 1/2/1995
  • 11am EST – Best of RAW: 10/12/1998
  • 1pm EST – Money In the Bank 2013
  • 4pm EST – Total Divas replay
  • 5pm EST – WWE Superstars replay
  • 6pm EST – WWE NXT replay
  • 7pm EST – WWE Main Event replay
  • 8pm EST – Legends of Wrestling: The Territories
  • 9pm EST – WCW Clash of The Champions 19
  • 11pm EST – Legends of Wrestling: The Territories

- Here is your pro wrestling history lesson of the day:

One-time AWA World Champion & WCW Hall of Famer Dick The Bruiser would have turned 85 today. He died back in 1991.

1972: Mr. Fuji & Professor Tanaka defeated Sonny King & Chief Jay Strongbow to win the WWWF Tag Team Titles.

1998: Sabu & Rob Van Dam defeated Chris Candido & Lance Storm to win the ECW Tag Team Titles.

1999: WWF King of the Ring was held in Greensboro, North Carolina. The main event saw Vince & Shane McMahon defeated Steve Austin in a Handicap Ladder Match to regain control of the WWF.

2000: Steve Blackman defeated Crash Holly to win the WWF Hardcore Title on Smackdown.

2002: John Cena made his WWE television debut on WWE Smackdown.

2002: Bret Hart suffered a stroke when he fell off a bicycle.

2004: WWE’s The Great American Bash was held at the Norfolk Scope, in Norfolk, Virginia. With an attendance of 6,500 to see The Undertaker defeats The Dudleys in a Concrete Crypt Match.

2009: Former WWE star Shawn Daivari signs with TNA.

Tags: Bret Hart Dick The Bruiser Great American Bash King Of The Ring Rob Van Dam Sabu Steve Blackman