Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE, brings you the Smackdown Live Recap for the week.
This week Smackdown Live was live in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. We are now only 5 days away from this Sunday's WWE Survivor Series event, as Smackdown Live delivers it's go home show. Tonight's Smackdown Live also marks the 900th episode in Smackdown history, as Shane McMahon and Daniel Bryan have promised a few surprises for the show. First up, The Deadman himself, The Undertaker, makes a special appearance. Former multi time World Champion Edge returns for another edition of The Cutting Edge. WWE Intercontinental Champion Dolph Ziggler is set to defend his title at WWE Survivor Series against Sami Zayn, but first he must defend the title and defeat The Miz tonight, as Miz receives his rightfully deserved rematch for the title. Kalisto battled Oney Lorcan. Nikki Bella battled Carmella. American Alpha, The Usos, Breezango and The Hype Bros. battled The Spirit Squad, The Headbangers, The Vaudevillians and The Ascension in an Eight Man Tag Team Match.
*** Smackdown Live ***
Winner: The Miz, by pinfall, to win the WWE Intercontinental Championship.
- A Smackdown tribute video is shown, showing the time when Steve Austin destroyed the DX Express Bus.
- Backstage, Alexa Bliss confronts Daniel Bryan and asks him if he seen her controversial ending to her title match last week. Bryan says he seen it five times, the referee's decision still stands, she'll get a rematch, but she needs to concentrate on beating Team RAW right now. Alexa asks when will she get her rematch, but Nattie Neidhart interrupts with her coach whistle and Alexa storms off.
Winner: Kalisto, by pinfall.
- A Smackdown tribute video is shown, showing the first episode of Smackdown when Triple H defeated The Rock with the help from special guest referee Shawn Micheals.
- Backstage, Heath Slater and Rhyno bring in King Booker as a motivational speaker for Team Smackdown Live. Tyler Breeze and Fandango arrive as the Fashion Police, give everyone citations and give everyone puffy shirts to wear. King Booker says you have to dress like a champ not a Pirates of the Caribbean reject and then blows his nose in the shirt.
Winner: No Contest
Winners: American Alpha, Breezago, The Usos and The Hype Bros., by pinfall.