Backlash 2017: So That Happened

Backlash 2017 Date: May 21, 2017 Location: Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Byron Saxton, Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield It’s time for another Smackdown exclusive, which could mean things are hit or miss tonight. The card isn’t exactly the best with Jinder Mahal challenging Smackdown World Champion Randy Orton and AJ Styles challenging Kevin Owens […]

Backlash 2017 Preview

It’s nice to have Backlash back where it belongs as the whole September slot didn’t feel right last year. I’m not sure if the show is going to be that much better as historically it’s more a show of Wrestlemania rematches, but why do that when you can do a mostly new card? This show […]

Smackdown – May 16, 2017: Why Can’t I Remember This Show?

Smackdown Date: May 16, 2017 Location: SNHU Arena, Manchester, New Hampshire Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton We’re back stateside with the go home show for Sunday’s Backlash. We have a few matches announced as it’s Baron Corbin vs. Randy Orton and a “first time ever” match between Jinder Mahal and AJ Styles. […]

Smackdown – May 9, 2017: The British Curse Turns Blue

Smackdown Date: May 9, 2017 Location: 02 Arena, London, England Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield We’re taped tonight from London as we have less than two weeks before Backlash. That means it’s Jinder Mahal time tonight and we get to see more of his rapid fire build towards being a main eventer. […]

New Column: The Jinder Gap and Mahal Its Possibilities

https://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-jinder-gap-mahal-possibilities/   It’s not the worst idea in the world.  I mean, it’s close, but there are worse ideas.

Smackdown – April 18, 2017: It Didn’t Make Any More Sense Live

Smackdown Date: April 18, 2017 Location: KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield Smackdown is in a weird place and is basically at the mercy of the upcoming Raw pay per view until we can settle things down. Randy Orton is the World Champion and has a lame duck […]

Main Event – March 9, 2017: Thank Goodness For Raw

Main Event Date: March 9, 2017 Location: Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton Back to the land of the misfit toys that no one cares enough to repair because they weren’t all that fun in the first place. I’m sure we’ll get to hear about how amazing Brock Lesnar vs. Goldberg will […]

Main Event – December 9, 2016: It’s Spread

Main Event Date: December 9, 2016 Location: Frank Erwin Center, Austin, Texas Commentators: Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton We’ve had a steady schedule for all of a week now so of course it’s time to change again. This show is now being released on Fridays on Hulu and will be available online a day or so […]

Superstars – November 25, 2016: Is It So Much To Ask?

Superstars Date: November 25, 2016 Location: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves We’re past Survivor Series and that could mean some changes for WWE and Superstars in particular. You never know what you’re going to get on here, and by that I mean you never know what you’re going to […]

Superstars – November 18, 2016: The Fourth Part is Always Bad

Superstars Date: November 18, 2016 Location: First Niagara Center, Buffalo, New York Commentators: Tom Phillips, Corey Graves It’s another week of Superstars and unfortunately that means another week of highlights from a Raw that wasn’t all that interesting in the first place. Main Event has completely pulled away from Superstars for its original content so […]