UPDATE: Shane McMahon just returned on Monday’s WWE RAW broadcast during the opening segment.
ORIGINAL: It appears that WWE may have a major surprise lined up for tonight’s RAW. Reddit user Falcon Arrow, who has been reliable in leaking news in the past such as Undertaker’s return at last year’s Battleground and Samoa Joe’s NXT debut, posted the following in regard to tonight’s episode:
What did Shane McMahon tell the Joe Louis Arena as WWE Raw went to commercial? Find out below…
Posted by WWE on Monday, February 22, 2016
“Regardless of whatever trash last night was, watch Raw from beginning to end tonight. You just might get an early christmas present.”
The rumor has been acknowledged by Dave Meltzer, who wrote on F4WOnline, “I don’t know what it is, but was told it’s ‘not at the end, up front,’ so I’m thinking first segment.”
The opener of tonight’s show is the presentation of the first-ever Vincent J. McMahon Legacy of Excellence Award.
WWE also announced that The Wyatt Family will face Ryback, Big Show and Kane on tonight’s RAW in a rematch from Sunday’s Fastlane pay-per-view. Below is the updated line-up:
* The Vincent J. McMahon Legacy of Excellence Award
* Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman will address Fastlane
* Kane, Ryback and Big Show vs. The Wyatt Family