Smackdown – April 25, 2017: Stairway to Nothing

Smackdown Date: April 25, 2017 Location: Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, Iowa Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton Can we call this a go home show? I mean, Payback is a Raw show but it feels like half of the major matches are built around Smackdown talent, or at least a combination of […]

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 […]

Wrestlemania XXXIII Preview: Smackdown Women’s Title: Six Pack Challenge

Maybe the swerve of the night.

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 – February 21, 2017: But It’s A Battle Royal!

Smackdown Date: February 21, 2017 Location: Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, California Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, David Otunga. Tom Phillips, Mauro Ranallo It’s a double shot tonight as we have a pair of big gimmick matches to get us further along the Road to Wrestlemania. First up it’s Natalya vs. Nikki Bella in a falls […]

Elimination Chamber 2017 Preview

We’re two weeks removed from one of the biggest shows of the year and that means we’re ready for another major pay per view which will likely change the way “Wrestlemania XXXIII” looks. That’s right, it’s time for “Elimination Chamber 2017”, a “Smackdown Live” show with two matches containing eighteen wrestlers between them. It’s a […]

Smackdown – January 24, 2017: Why Pretend Otherwise?

Smackdown Date: January 24, 2017 Location: Huntington Center, Toledo, Ohio Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips, David Otunga It’s the final show before the Royal Rumble and that means we might be in for a few more announcements for the big battle royal. At the moment, twenty one names have been announced and […]

Daily News Update – December 10, 2016

When Could Chris Jericho Be Leaving WWE? http://wrestlingrumors.net/when-could-chris-jericho-be-leaving-wwe/ What Other Gimmicks Were Considered for Charlotte vs. Sasha Banks? December 7, 2016. http://wrestlingrumors.net/what-other-gimmicks-were-considered-for-charlotte-vs-sasha-banks/ Two NXT Tag Team Title Matches Announced. December 8, 2016. http://wrestlingrumors.net/two-nxt-tag-team-title-matches-announced/ Update on the NXT Title Situation. December 8, 2016. http://wrestlingrumors.net/update-on-the-nxt-title-situation/ Ring of Honor Title to be Defended at “Wrestle Kingdom 11.” December […]

Main Event – November 22, 2016: Please Let It Be Here To Stay

Main Event Date: November 22, 2016 Location: Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Commentators: Tom Phillips, David Otunga I’m hoping that being past Survivor Series isn’t going to change this show’s rather entertaining run. A lot of acts weren’t on Smackdown this week so it should be interesting to see what we get for original […]

Smackdown – November 9, 2016: What’s Scottish for Average?

I apologize for the delay but my internet was out for a few hours during the middle of the show. Smackdown Date: November 8, 2016 Location: SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips It’s another night in the same building as Smackdown is in Scotland. Tonight actually has […]