Impact! airing 5/20:
*They open with a video recap of The Hard Justice PPV.
*Monty Brown pinned Sonny Siaki.
*Terry Taylor interviewed Tracy Brooks and Michael Shane, who brag about setting up Chris Sabin and Trinity. Brooks tells Shane she thinks he needs the X-Division championship.
*Mike Tenay interviewed NWA champion AJ Styles. Styles discussed his first challenger being Abyss. Jeff Jarrett and Monty Brown came out and AJ challenged Jarrett to a rematch right there. Abyss hit the ring and gave Styles a Black Hole Slam. America’s Most Wanted and Sean Waltman made the save.
*In the back, Dusty Rhodes announced the main event for Slammiversary – AJ Styles defending the NWA championship in a King of the Mountain match against Jeff Jarrett, Abyss, and a Wild Card competitor.
*Raven came out and confronted NWA championship committee member Larry Zbyszko demanding to be the wild card. They brawl and Raven DDTs Larry. Raven ends up suspended and “quits.”
*Backstage, Ron Killings questions BG James about being late at the PPV.
*TNA X-Division champion Christopher Daniels pinned Cassidy Riley. Michael Shane and Tracy Brooks attack Daniels before the bout. Chris Sabin get involved.
*NWA champion AJ Styles is in Dusty Rhodes’ office, where he announces Jarrett & Brown vs. AJ and a partner of his choice for “next week.” The partner will be Sean Waltman.
*Team Canada’s Petey Williams and Eric Young defeated America’s Most Wanted.
*Abyss pinned Chris Sabin. Michael Shane superkicked Sabin as the referee was distracted. Jeff Jarrett and Monty Brown did commentary at ringside.
TNA Impact! for May 27th
*Ron Killings & BG James defeated America’s Most Wanted when Killings pinned Chris Harris. AMW argued after the match as James Storm had tossed a chair into the ring and Killings ended up using it. Killings says he wants to deal with the issues between he and James right now. The Outlaw hits the ring and clotheslines James and Konnan makes the save.
*Terry Taylor tries to interview America’s Most Wanted about their dissension and they blow it off.
*Zach Gowan pinned Romeo with a moonsault.
*Terry Taylor interviews Chris Sabin about Michael Shane. Trinity shows up and says she wants revenge on Tracy Brooks.
*Lance Hoyt pinned Bruno of Phi-Delta Slam. Scott D’Amore (who was doing commentary) notes on the house mic that it’s Hoyt vs. Team Canada’s Bobby Rude at the PPV and challenges Hoyt to fight him. Bobby Rude hits the ring and attacks Hoyt from behind.
*They announced it will be TNA X-Division champion Christopher Daniels vs. Michael Shane vs. Chris Sabin at the PPV.
*Terry Taylor interviews The Naturals and they note that they are defending the belts against Team Canada at Slammiversary and that “he” (that unnamed Legend) has taught them how to be winners.
*NWA Tag Team champions The Naturals defeated Lex Lovett & David Young. Team Canada came after The Naturals after the match and laid them out.
*Terry Taylor interviewed Jeff Jarrett and Monty Brown.
*NWA champion AJ Styles & Sean Waltman defeated Jeff Jarrett & Monty Brown when Styles pinned Brown with the Spiral Tap after Jeff Jarrett hit Brown with the guitar by accident. Jarrett and Brown had words after the match.
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