Eric Bischoff Confirms Elimination Chamber Match Creator, 2/17 Raw Viewership Increases, But Drops During Show

Nick Paglino

Bischoff Confirms Elimination Chamber Match Creator

As we noted earlier, WWE.com posted an article during which Triple H reveals that he was the creator of the Elimination Chamber match concept. We also pointed out that according to WWE story lines, Eric Bischoff "created" the match type and introduced it in 2002. Bischoff confirmed on Twitter that the Chamber match was in fact HHH's idea when he posted the following:

2/17 Raw Viewership Increases, But Drops During Show

According to TVByTheNumbers.com, this week's edition of WWE Raw took in an average of 4.364 million viewers, which is up from last week's 4.329 million viewership average.

The show saw a steady decline, however, throughout the three hour broadcast, with the Daniel Bryan-heavy first hour taking in 4.662 million viewers, the second hour taking in 4.296 million viewers, and third hour doing 4.134 million viewers. The final cable rating should be available shortly.

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