Coronavirus update: WWE prepares contingency plans for WrestleMania 36; moves SmackDown, Raw to Orlando

WWE announced Thursday that is preparing contingency plans for WrestleMania 36 — set for Sunday, April 5 in Tampa, Florida — but remains committed to hosting the event at Raymond James Stadium amid concerns regarding the coronavirus pandemic. “While we remain committed to hosting WrestleMania at Raymond James Stadium on Read more

Coronavirus update: WWE prepares contingency plans for WrestleMania 36, moves SmackDown on Friday

WWE announced Thursday that is preparing contingency plans for WrestleMania 36 — set for Sunday, April 5 in Tampa, Florida — but remains committed to hosting the event at Raymond James Stadium amid concerns regarding the coronavirus epidemic. “While we remain committed to hosting WrestleMania at Raymond James Stadium on Read more

WWE SmackDown results, recap, grades: Bray Wyatt delivers message to John Cena, tag gauntlet match headlines

With the final show leading to Sunday’s Elimination Chamber pay-per-view, WWE seemed to spend the first hour of SmackDown simply killing time to complete the final stage of the Road to WrestleMania. The show dragged, the matches and moments carried little gravity and nothing seemed to build toward Sunday’s event. Read more

Boston Celtics’ Tacko Fall meets John Cena at WWE SmackDown and hilariously towers over him

John Cena isn’t exactly small. In fact, by normal human standards, he is quite large. While his 6-foot height puts him in roughly the 84th percentile among American men, he has such an overwhelming amount of muscle that he’ll look big next to almost anybody. The word worth emphasizing there Read more

WWE SmackDown results, recap, grades: Goldberg vs. Roman Reigns, John Cena vs. The Fiend set for WrestleMania

WWE SmackDown arrived in Boston for a show one night after Goldberg shockingly blew through “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt to become universal champion at Super ShowDown in Saudi Arabia. Any question over the intention of the promotion to have Goldberg as a WrestleMania headliner was erased when he booked a Read more

WWE SmackDown results, recap, grades: Goldberg spears The Fiend, Bella Twins announced for Hall of Fame class

With less than a week until the WWE Super ShowDown pay-per-view in Saudi Arabia, this week’s edition of SmackDown served as a “go home show” where final touches could be added to storylines before the pay-per-view event. Instead, the focus at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, was equally placed Read more