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The RAW View - Adam Rose, Money in The Bank, Owen Hart, TNA, RAW & More

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Hello and welcome to the Basement... and the RAW VIEW...

We got a few topics to talk about before going over this week's episode of RAW...

Adam Rose was granted his release, though I expected that he would've been let go in the near future anyway considering the melt down he had following his suspension and the domestic dispute he had recently. I don't see him returning to the WWE anytime soon, but he could go to TNA and reinvent himself there the way Derrick Batman did as Ethan Carter III... I don't see him landing in Ring of Honor... they don't treat guys who know what they are doing well, just ask Charlie Haas and Shelton Benjamin after Jim Cornette left...

There are reports that there may be a Women’s Money in the Bank ladder match at the Money in the Bank event next month… and… I’m kind of for it. To the best of my knowledge there has never been a Women’s ladder match in the WWE, and this would be a first. For those of you who may not know (which is probably …

The RAW View: Cody Rhodes & Extreme Rules 2016

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Hello and Welcome to the Basement… 

Tonight was the Extreme Rules, which of course aired live on the WWE Network. Because this is only a couple of weeks after Payback, it’s a firm reminder of why having the Network trumps paying for these events on Pay-Per-View!

Before we get to tonight’s events, lets talk about Cody Rhodes, aka Stardust, who asked for his release and stated as such via Twitter on Friday. I saw a lot of comments from people saying the WWE wasted him and that he deserved better…. Better than what? He was a solid wrestler who went up and down the card, having some high-profile matches and feuds while winning several championships. The fact is he’s been on the WWE main roster since 2007, and after 10 years, there’s not much for him to do with the influx of new talent. It’s the nature of the business and he probably knows this. Now he can go elsewhere if he wants to continue wrestling, reinvent himself and then comes back to the WWE down the road. It’s happen before and …