Tonight, Smackdown LIVE kicks off its new era following the Superstar Shake-Up from the Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, NE.
Last week, Roman Reigns came to Smackdown and knocked out Vince McMahon and took down another new Smackdown superstar, Elias. Tonight, what repercussions await The Big Dog for hitting Mr. McMahon with a Superman Punch? Will Roman Reigns be fired?
WWE Champion Kofi Kingston will be in one-on-one action tonight against Shinksuke Nakamura. Kingston will be flanked by Xavier Woods and “Big O,” while Shinsuke will have Rusev and Lana in his corner.
For the first time since WrestleMania, Becky Lynch will come face-to-face with Charlotte Flair. What will happen when these two rivals stand across from one another?
What new Smackdown superstars will make a lasting impression tonight? Following the Shake-Up, Smackdown welcomes the following: Aleister Black, Apollo Crews, Bayley, Buddy Murphy, Chad Gable, Elias, Ember Moon, Finn Balor, Kairi Sane, Lars Sullivan, Liv Morgan, Mickie James, Otis, Roman Reigns, and Tucker. Andrade and Zelina Vega also return to the blue brand.
Smackdown airs tonight at 7pm CT on USA Network.