Smackdown – September 12, 2017: Beating Up An Old Man Is Bad

Smackdown Date: September 12, 2017 Location: Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada Commentators: Corey Graves, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton I know I say it a lot but this week really is a major night for Smackdown as not only do we have three titles being defended on one show but the boss himself is […]

Smackdown – August 29, 2017: Two Weeks Notice

Smackdown Date: August 29, 2017 Location: Verizon Arena, Little Rock, Arkansas Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton We’re finally out of Brooklyn and it’s time to start the slow build towards Hell in a Cell. In this case that means we start dealing with the fallout of Shane McMahon costing Kevin Owens another […]

Smackdown – August 22, 2017: Definitely Not Glorious

Smackdown Date: August 22, 2017 Location: Barclays Center, New York City, New York Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s the final night in Brooklyn as Summerslam has come and gone. Jinder Mahal is still the Smackdown World Champion and AJ Styles is still the US Champion. One of these titles was retained […]

Summerslam 2017: The Star of Stars

Summerslam 2017 Date: August 20, 2017 Location: Barclays Center, New York City, New York Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Booker T., John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton, Tom Phillips It’s finally time for one of the biggest shows of the year as WWE takes over New York City all over again. This time around the big […]

Summerslam Count-Up – 2016 (2017 Redo): The Bella, The Doctors and the SMASH

Summerslam 2016 Date: August 21, 2016 Location: Barclays Center, New York City, New York Attendance: 15,974 Commentators: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, Byron Saxton, Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga, John Bradshaw Layfield A year has passed since I saw this show and I can barely remember much about it. That’s very telling when you look at how […]

Smackdown – August 8, 2017: Watch the Show While I Explain Gilligan’s Island

Smackdown Date: August 8, 2017 Location: Air Canada Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield We’re still in Toronto this week and it’s time to keep hamming home the Summerslam build. The main event this week is Randy Orton vs. Jinder Mahal because IT CAN NEVER BE OVER. Other than […]

Smackdown – August 1, 2017: Clean As A Freshly Washed Rabbit And/Or Body Pillow

Smackdown Date: August 1, 2017 Location: Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s one heck of a big show tonight as we have two major matches announced in advance (which thankfully seems to be a bit more of a trend lately). Tonight it’s AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens […]

Smackdown – July 25, 2017: This Week Sweet, Next Week Huh

Smackdown Date: July 25, 2017 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield We’re past Battleground and that means we’re off to the biggest party of the summer. Jinder Mahal is still the Smackdown World Champion and there’s a chance that Great Khali will be in his corner for at […]

Battleground 2017: The Worst Match I’ve Seen In At Least Ten Years

Battleground 2017 Date: July 23, 2017 Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton It’s time for another pay per view before we head on to Summerslam but tonight we have a Punjabi Prison match. Yeah they’re dusting this one off because the Smackdown World Champion is of Indian […]

Battleground 2017 Preview

Ah “Battleground 2017”. Every year I come into this show almost forgetting that it’s there because it feels like the most generic pay per view of the year. The card rarely matters because it always feels like the definition of the B level show. It’s a “Smackdown Live” show this year and there’s not much […]