It started out with a bang. Raw opened this week with quite a chaotic spot, as Braun Strowman speared Bobby Lashley through the LED board that is on the stage. This caused pyrotechnics and explosions to go off, and both men to go to the hospital.

You can see the angle below:

But why did this happen?

According to a tweet from WrestleVotes, WWE is currently in the process of having a new stage being built, supposedly because of the new administration that is taking over Raw and Smackdown Live.

WWE has provided the following update on Strowman and Lashley’s medical condition:

As reported by the Raw broadcast team, Lashley is resting comfortably and is undergoing further evaluation, while Strowman might have suffered a  ruptured spleen.

Editor’s Opinion:

Wow. This was an incredible spot to open up Raw this week. Both man took a risk by putting themselves near pyrotechnics and explosions, and delivered a moment that even caused Corey Graves to say “Holy S***” on the air. If this is the new Paul Heyman era of Raw, count me in.

What do you think of the LED Board being destroyed on Raw? Leave us a comment below, or post a comment on our Facebook page! Also, be sure to sign up for our newsletter and download our App from your favorite App Store!


  • From One List To Another. Injured NXT Star Makes Return To The Ring.

  • VIDEO: The Things They Are A Changing. Update On Levels Of Violence In AEW.

  • We’ll Pencil You In. WWE Title Match Set For….Eventually.

  • Jumping Ship. Former WWE Personality Appears At Fyter Fest.

  • RUMOR KILLER: One Legend For Another. Ric Flair On What Was Supposed To Happen At Double Or Nothing.

  • It Happens To Everyone. Big WWE Name Reportedly Working Hurt.

  • It Could Be Worse. Update On Cody After Gruesome Injury At Fyter Fest.

  • Fyter Fest Live Coverage And Results

    Live Coverage
  • Ring Of Honor TV Results – June 26, 2019

  • Main Event Results – June 27, 2019