TV Club: SmackDown Live keeps the focus in ring before Money In The Bank
Because The A.V. Club knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For certain shows, one of our TV writers will publish some brief thoughts about the latest episode, and open the comments for readers to share theirs.
- Results: Breezango and the New Day defeat the Colons and the Usos; Naomi defeats Tamina; Charlotte defeats Natalya; A.J. Styles, Sami Zayn, and Shinsuke Nakamura defeat Baron Corbin, Dolph Ziggler, and Kevin Owens
- The SmackDown tag team renaissance has been a joy, and four teams get the opening half-hour to show off their stuff. The New Day are completely revitalized by the brand switch and the time away from TV. The Usos continue to build themselves as cocky fighting heels, which instantly makes them some of the most compelling heels on the main roster—maybe David …