Arena Report - Verizon Center

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March 12, 2007

With less than a month left before the biggest night in sports-entertainment, WrestleMania, the Raw Superstars and Divas roll into Washington, D.C. and the Verizon Center.

Formerly known as the MCI center, this state-of-the-art arena seats over 20,000 fans and is the permanent home of to the NBA's Washington Wizards, the NHL's Washington Capitals and the WNBA's Washington Mystics. The incredible venue originally cost $200 million and houses 110 luxury suites and four executive suites.

The Verizon center has seen an incredible amount of exciting WWE action including pay-per-views like SummerSlam 2005 and Backlash 2000 where Randy Orton defeated the Undertaker in an upset victory. In more recent history, WWE fans at the Verizon Center witnessed Shawn Michaels' initiation into Mr. McMahon's Kiss My Ass Club.

For a look inside this impressive arena, catch Raw at 9/8 CT on USA.

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