Smackdown – September 5, 2017: The Shane McMahon/Kevin Owens Hour

Smackdown Date: September 5, 2017 Location: Denny Sanford Premiere Center, Sioux Falls, South Dakota Commentators: Corey Graves, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton The march towards the Cell continues and we have a new commentator to help us get there. The big story tonight is Randy Orton vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for a future shot at Jinder Mahal. […]

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 […]

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 2017 Preview

This is going to be a long one. We’re less than two days away from “Summerslam 2017” and there are a staggering thirteen matches on the card. I know three of them are going to be on the Kickoff Show but sweet goodness that’s a lot of wrestling in one night. The card has grown […]

New Column: Where Do We Go From Here?

The closest thing to fantasy booking I do, which isn’t saying much. https://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-go-2/

Smackdown – August 15, 2017: They Might Have Just Saved Summerslam

Smackdown Date: August 15, 2017 Location: Dunkin’ Donuts Center, Providence, Rhode Island Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s the last show before Summerslam and there’s a big main event to send us home. This week features Jinder Mahal vs. John Cena in a non-title match, which likely means that Baron Corbin and […]

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 – 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 […]