Smackdown – September 19, 2017: Now You Might Hate This One

Smackdown Date: September 19, 2017 Location: Oracle Arena, Oakland, California Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves, Byron Saxton I’m getting used to this idea of having title matches booked in advance of the TV shows. This time around we have the US Title on the line as AJ Styles defends against Baron Corbin, who said he […]

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 […]

Smackdown – December 13, 2016: Random Cameos Can Be Good Things

Smackdown Date: December 13, 2016 Location: Verizon Center, Washington D.C. Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga, Mauro Ranallo As has been the case more often than not lately, we’ve got a fairly stacked Tuesday show. Tonight it’s a tag team battle royal to determine some new #1 contenders to go along with AJ […]

Smackdown – December 6, 2016: How To Stuff Your Wrestling Stocking

Smackdown Date: December 6, 2016 Location: Toyota Center, Houston, Texas Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga, Tom Phillips It’s a big night here as we’re past Tables Ladders and Chairs and getting ready for Royal Rumble. Before we get there though, two titles are on the line tonight with AJ Styles (on a […]

Smackdown – November 15, 2016: Out of Character Moments

Smackdown Date: November 15, 2016 Location: Mohegan Sun Arena, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips It’s the 900th episode and also the final show before Sunday’s Survivor Series. That means there’s a lot of potential for hijinks and shenanigans tonight, which could mean for a very entertaining show. […]

Main Event – November 8, 2016: Tag Teams Are Fun

Main Event Date: November 8, 2016 Location: SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland Commentators: David Otunga, Tom Phillips We’re still across the pond for the supplemental show, meaning we’re likely to see more from this week’s Monday Night Raw. Survivor Series is in less than two weeks and Goldberg vs. Lesnar is starting to heat up. Hopefully […]

Smackdown – October 4, 2016: Where It Gets Real In A Hurry

Smackdown Date: October 4, 2016 Location: Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, California Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga It’s the go home show for No Mercy because this is the new WWE where there’s a go home show every two weeks. Tonight is going to focus on Dean Ambrose vs. John Cena […]

Smackdown – September 13, 2016: Plugging The Holes

Smackdown Date: September 13, 2016 Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga Backlash has come and gone and a few things have changed. In addition to having inaugural Smackdown Tag Team Champions (Heath Slater/Rhyno) and an inaugural Smackdown Women’s Champion (Becky Lynch), AJ Styles has finally won the […]

Backlash 2016: As Good As It’s Going To Get

Backlash 2016 Date: September 11, 2016 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga It’s the first single branded pay per view and I’m really not sure what they’re going to do to fill in the whole show. There are currently six scheduled matches but word on the street is […]

Backlash 2016 Preview

Let’s see: college football, first weekend of the NFL, see how the Cleveland Indians manager to screw up the division lead this year. Yeah it’s kind of a bor……Backlash? That’s this weekend? Apparently it is despite feeling like it’s lacking another two or three weeks worth of building. It probably doesn’t help that we’re only […]