Donning a gas mask and accompanied by a personal SWAT team, the filth-fearing Dean Ambrose provoked a confrontation with his former Shield brother Seth Rollins this past Monday night, and not even The Kingslayer could repel the onslaught that ensued. Was this a sign of things to come when these former allies clash for the Intercontinental Championship at WWE TLC?
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➡CLASH OF THE BROTHERS!
Not merely content with being the bane of Seth Rollins’ existence in the lead-up to their Intercontinental Championship showdown at WWE TLC, Dean Ambrose is determined to make his former Shield brother come unhinged. This past Monday night on Raw, Dean Ambrose strapped a gas mask to his face and enlisted a SWAT team to protect himself not only from pathogenic diseases, but also the illness he claims is exhibited by The Kingslayer.
Rollins attacked Ambrose and his personal security force, but ultimately succumbed to two Dirty Deeds.
Is Ambrose poised to become a three-time Intercontinental Champion?
➡WILL THE RIOT OCCUR ON RAW?
As Natalya was set to team with Raw Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey against Nia Jax & Tamina this past Monday night, The Riott Squad overwhelmed The Queen of Harts and, by way of a Ruby Riott Superkick off the ring apron, drove her through a table.
Natalya will have the chance to repay Ruby when they battle in a Tables Match at WWE TLC. But will wood be splintered before then?
➡THE NEW REFEREE!
Thanks to a cruel stipulation ordered by Raw “General Manager-Elect” Baron Corbin, Heath Slater defeated Rhyno to keep his job on the red brand, leading to the firing of his longtime friend. As Rhyno departed Raw for the last time, Slater was approached by Corbin, who informed the saddened Superstar that he would stay on Team Red not as a Superstar, but as a referee. Clearly, this didn’t sit well with The One-Man Band, but a job is a job.
He’s got kids, after all.
➡THE HEATED RIVALRY
After costing Drew McIntyre a match against Dolph Ziggler and putting away Jinder Mahal, Finn Bálor was feeling pretty good about himself this past Monday night on Raw. However, The Scottish Psychopath — still fuming after his loss to The Showoff — spoiled any celebrations The Extraordinary Man might have planned, ambushing Bálor in the locker room area.
Will McIntyre make another savage statement before his anticipated battle against Bálor at WWE TLC?
➡THE PRE PPV CONFERENCE
As head of the Raw Women’s division, Alexa Bliss announced via Twitter that she will be holding a press conference this coming Monday in advance of the Raw Women’s Championship Match between Ronda Rousey and Nia Jax at WWE TLC.
WWE Universe members can submit their questions for the press conference using #AskAlexa.