Smackdown – March 28, 2017: Flying Sparks From Mouths and Graves

Smackdown Date: March 28, 2017 Location: Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, Virginia Commentators: Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga It’s the final Smackdown before Wrestlemania and that means…..well likely it means a bunch of promos and a few matches here and there but that’s standard operating procedure for this time of year. I’d expect a big […]

Smackdown – March 14, 2017: Shane Over Stephanie

Smackdown Date: March 14, 2017 Location: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips We’ve got three Smackdowns left before Wrestlemania and now we have a #1 contender to Bray Wyatt’s Smackdown World Title. However, that means we have issues between Commissioner Shane McMahon and AJ Styles and there’s an official confrontation […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2011: The Big One

Royal Rumble 2011 Date: January 30, 2011 Location: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 15,113 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Matt Striker This is a weird Rumble as for one year only they tried having forty people in the Rumble instead of the usual thirty. It didn’t quite work so they never tried it again, but […]

Best of 2016: Feud of the Year

Wrestling is built on the backs of feuds. When you add up all the matches and promos, they combine to form a feud between two wrestlers or teams. Over the course of 2016, WWE has produced more than its fair share of them but a handful have stood out above the rest. Today we’re going […]

Smackdown – December 20, 2016: Merry Effort

Smackdown Date: December 20, 2016 Location: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, Tom Phillips, John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga We’re in the home stretch of 2016 and Smackdown is going out with a bang. Tonight we have two title matches and a major match between Luke Harper and Dean Ambrose. It’s unlikely that […]

Tribute to the Troops 2016: It’s Just Getting Worse

Tribute to the Troops 2016 Date: December 14, 2016 Location: Verizon Center, Washington D.C. Commentators: Michael Cole, Byron Saxton, John Bradshaw Layfield I try so hard to care about this show but it feels like WWE puts in less of an effort every single year. This is the annual show for the members of the […]

New Column: On and Off with the Showoff

Why Ziggler why? http://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-off-showoff/

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 […]

New Column: YES! He Should Be Champion Again

And he should beat Daniel Bryan on the way there.   http://wrestlingrumors.net/kbs-review-yes-he-should-be-champion/

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 […]