Posts belonging to Category Smackdown

Smackdown – September 26, 2002 (2017 Redo): The Best Smackdown of All Time

Smackdown Date: September 26, 2002 Location: San Diego Sports Arena, San Diego, California Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz Well Brock retained the title but they basically ruined the end of the pay per view with a double DQ finish. That almost guarantees that we’re setting up a rematch at No Mercy in a month because that’s […]

Smackdown – February 21, 2017: But It’s A Battle Royal!

Smackdown Date: February 21, 2017 Location: Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, California Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga. Tom Phillips, Mauro Ranallo It’s a double shot tonight as we have a pair of big gimmick matches to get us further along the Road to Wrestlemania. First up it’s Natalya vs. Nikki Bella in a falls […]

Smackdown – September 19, 2002: They’re the Faces?

Smackdown Date: September 19, 2002 Location: World Arena, Colorado Springs, Colorado Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s the go home show for Unforgiven and that means we’ll be getting some more of Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar. At the same time though, you can really see the Smackdown Six being built up before our eyes and that’s […]

Smackdown – February 14, 2017: Roses Are Red, Violets Aren’t Blue, Smackdown Was Good, This Doesn’t Rhyme

Smackdown Date: February 14, 2017 Location: Honda Center, Anaheim, California Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, Tom Phillips, David Otunga, John Bradshaw Layfield There’s nothing in between us and Wrestlemania XXXIII at this point with Elimination Chamber out of the way. We still have some big TV to knock off first though and that includes one heck of […]

Smackdown – September 12, 2002: Billy and Chuck and Eric and Stephanie

Smackdown Date: September 12, 2002 Location: Target Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz TIME FOR A WEDDING! Er, a commitment ceremony! So this time around, WWE has decided to try and run a gay wedding for the sake of publicity, which is exactly what they got from it. Billy and Chuck are becoming “tag […]

Smackdown – February 7, 2017: Let Me Check My Notes

Smackdown Date: February 7, 2017 Location: Key Arena, Seattle, Washington Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton It’s the last show before Elimination Chamber because this is that annoying period where we have all these pay per views in the span of a few weeks. The card seems to already be set […]

Smackdown – September 5, 2002: The Holly Show

Smackdown Date: September 5, 2002 Location: Resch Center Arena, Green Bay, Wisconsin Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz It’s hard to say what to expect here but hopefully it’s another rocking tag match with some talented people getting to show what they can do instead of jobbing to Undertaker after a former World Champion’s finisher doesn’t have […]

Smackdown – January 31, 2017: The Future Price of Gold Takes a Hit

Smackdown Date: January 31, 2017 Location: American Bank Center, Corpus Christi, Texas Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips, David Otunga We’re less than nine weeks away from Wrestlemania and most of the interesting things at the Royal Rumble were from the blue brand. John Cena is the new Smackdown World Champion and Randy […]

Smackdown – August 29, 2002: The Stephanie Factor

Smackdown Date: August 29, 2002 Location: Mohegan Sun Hotel and Casino, Uncasville, Connecticut Commentators: Michael Cole, Tazz We’re past Summerslam and Smackdown now has their own World Champion as Stephanie (cue the chorus) has signed Brock Lesnar to an exclusive deal. How exactly she can do this isn’t clear but my guess is SHE’S STEPHANIE […]

Smackdown – January 24, 2017: Why Pretend Otherwise?

Smackdown Date: January 24, 2017 Location: Huntington Center, Toledo, Ohio Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips, David Otunga It’s the final show before the Royal Rumble and that means we might be in for a few more announcements for the big battle royal. At the moment, twenty one names have been announced and […]