April 8, 2008
Albany, New York
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler

  1. INTERNET HEAT TAPINGS: Thanks to Rotten Randy Rawlings (aka Triple R) for the LIVE report...
    • Ron Killings (formerly of TNA) defeated Robbie McAllistair in a dark match..
    • Cryme Tyme (Shad Gaspard & JTG) defeated The Logan Brothers (Bryan & Matt Logan)..
    • "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan defeated Charlie Haas (wearing a mask)..
    • Gene Snitsky defeated Super Crazy..
    • Paul Burchill w/Katie Lea Burchill defeated "The Canadian Bulldog" D.H. Smith..

  2. IN THE RING: William Regal + WWE Champion Randy Orton + John Bradshaw Layfield + Triple H..
    • William Regal introduced WWE Champion Randy Orton and prepared to announce Orton's opponent at Backlash..
    • William Regal introduced the #1 contender JBL - JBL came to the ring but then Triple H made his way to the ring..
    • Triple H asked William Regal if he was out of his frickin' mind - questioning Regal's booking of the main event..
    • Triple H said Randy Orton stated he was "finished with HHH" but pointed out Orton didn't exactly beat anybody..
    • Triple H asked how a guy who spent two years retired as an announcer gets a shot at the WWE championship..
    • Willaim Regal booked Triple H against Randy Orton & JBL and if he wins he will be added to the main event..

  3. SQUASH MATCH: Umaga defeated Val Venis..

  4. MUSIC VIDEO: They played the highlight video from Ric Flair's Farewell Address last week..

  5. TAG MATCH: Brian Kendrick & Paul London defeated Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch..
    • After the match; Lance Cade and Trevor Murdoch started yelling at each other..

  6. BACKSTAGE: Randy Orton said he has beaten Triple H before and told JBL to stay out of his way..

  7. HANDICAP MATCH: Triple H defeated WWE Champion Randy Orton & John Bradshaw Layfield..
    • After the match; William Regal made it official and added Triple H to the main event at Backlash..
    • John Cena showed up and remembered when he beat Triple H, Randy Orton, and even John Bradshaw Layfield..
    • John Cena proposed that they make it a fatel fourway for the WWE championship at Backlash on April 27th..
    • William Regal offered John Cena the same deal he offered Triple H, he has to beat JBL & HHH to gain entry..

  8. NON (TAG) TITLE MATCH: Santino Marella & Carlito Cool defeated Hardcore Holly & Cody Rhodes (Champions)..

  9. BACKSTAGE: Cryme Tyme doing their "Money Money Yea Yea" schtich selling WrestleMania items at low-low prices..

  10. BACKSTAGE: Triple H & John Bradshaw Layfield talked about their match with John Cena in the main event..

  11. NON (WOMENS) TITLE MATCH: WWE Women's Champion Beth Phoenix defeated Maria Kanellis..

  12. HIGHLIGHT REEL: Chris Jericho + Batista (from SmackDown!) + Shawn Michaels..
    • They did a poll on of fans who thought Shawn Michaels did the right thing (YES 65% and No 35%)..
    • Shawn Michaels said "Nature Boy" Ric Flair demanded that he bring his A-game for their epic match WrestleMania..
    • Shawn Michaels said he was sorry but Batista cut him off and said Shawn let his ego get in the way of friendship..
    • Chris Jericho questioned if Batista would do the same thing and HBK asked why Batista didn't talk Ric Flair out of it..
    • Shawn Michaels said Ric Flair didn't ask to face Batista at WrestleMania cause he knew Batista didn't have the nerve..
    • Shawn Michaels said there was a lot of blood on his hands - some of it he is proud of and some of it he isn't proud of..
    • Batista said it was because of all the blood on Shawn Michaels hands that he trust him but he'll never trust him again!
    • Shawn Michaels said he was sick and tired of going back and forth with Batista and asked if Batista wants some of him..
    • Batista took off his sunglasses and looked Shawn Michaels in the eye and said "I already have" and walked away..

  13. BACKSTAGE: William Regal & WWE Champion Randy Orton..
    • Randy Orton accused William Regal of overstepping his bounds as General Manager of RAW..
    • William Regal said next week RAW is in England and he would teach Randy Orton some respect!

  14. HANDICAP MATCH: John Cena defeated Triple H & John Bradshaw Layfield..
    • Eventually Triple H & JBL started to fight, and Randy Orton showed up and JBL accidentally whacked him!
    • Randy Orton RKO'd JBL - John Cena pushed Orton out of the ring and pinned JBL with Triple H watching..

  15. And that's a wrap folks..

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