Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE. It's this week's NXT and Smackdown recap for the week.
- This week's NXT took place at NXT's home base at Full Sail University in Orlando, Florida.
- NXT kicks off with a Dusty Rhodes tribute. For those that might not have known, Dusty, had a huge impact on many of the NXT wrestlers. Many of the NXT superstars were given guidance and advice from Dusty and many considered him as their wrestling grandfather. Dusty had a huge impact behind the scenes with NXT and will be greatly missed.
- Backstage, Samoa Joe says he came to NXT to compete, he doesn't like Kevin Owens and Owens intimidating people proves that he's a coward.
- Backstage, Dana Brooks says she's been busy competing in fitness competitions, but now its time to shove Charlotte out the door.
*** SmackDown ***
- This week's Smackdown took place in Buffalo, New York.
- Dean Ambrose vs. Kane and Sheamus: The match closes out with Ambrose hitting a suicide dive on Kane. Kane knocks Ambrose off the top rope. Sheamus and Kane double team Ambrose until Roman Reigns hits the ring and attacks Kane, causing the DQ.
- It's announced that Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns will face Kane and Sheamus in the main event tonight.
- Backstage, Kevin Owens says Machine Gun Kelly has John Cena to blame for what happened on RAW. Owens says there is no NXT World Title open challenge tonight, because people should earn it. Cesaro interrupts and challenges Owens to a match.
- Backstage, Dean Ambrose tells Roman Reigns to not let what Bray Wyatt did on RAW distract him. Reigns says not to mention Bray and he has to take care of business tonight.
- The Miz is in a segment where he criticized Big Show's new movie coming out. Miz blames Show for costing him the WWE Intercontinental Championship.