An under-the-weather Graham "GSM" Matthews gives his abridged thoughts on the latest Friday Night SmackDown including Kane's return and reunion with Daniel Bryan, John Morrison's first match back in over eight years, The Usos vs. The Revival and whether Revival's losing streak is leading anywhere, Lacey Evans earning a shot at the SmackDown Women's Championship at the Royal Rumble, Sheamus vs. Shorty G also being added to the card, when Braun Strowman will contend for the Intercontinental Championship (and why it probably won't be at the Rumble), if a Fire and Desire split is on the horizon, Roman Reigns facing Robert Roode in a Tables match main event, and more!
1/11/2020 0 Comments
It was another enjoyable edition of SmackDown on Friday night en route to the Royal Rumble and Graham "GSM" Matthews is giving his thoughts on the whole show! He discusses John Morrison and The Miz reuniting and why he's looking forward to their feud with The New Day, a possible Fatal 4-Way match for the SmackDown Tag Team Championship also involving The Usos and The Hardy Boyz at WrestleMania 36, why Elias' song might lead to, the latest in the ongoing angle with Otis and Mandy Rose (and who should ultimately debut as Mandy's boyfriend), Lacey Evans and Bayley brawling, why Braun Strowman winning the Intercontinental Championship is only inevitable (and why it doesn't mean much), the only upside to Roman Reigns vs. King Corbin happening again at the Royal Rumble, The Usos' first match back, Robert Roode returning, and more!
1/4/2020 0 Comments
In what the blue brand's best show in many months, Friday Night SmackDown rang in the new year with a bang by bringing back a slew of Superstars! Graham "GSM" Matthews gives his complete thoughts on the newsworthy night in Memphis by breaking down the women's Triple Threat tag team match, Elias' pointless performance, Shorty G vs. Dash Wilder and Sheamus' subsequent return, why Sheamus vs. Braun Strowman for the Intercontinental Championship should happen at WrestleMania 36, The Miz turning heel following a loss to Kofi Kingston and his apparent reunion with John Morrison, WWE ruining Miz's babyface potential (again), the latest in the love triangle with Otis, Mandy Rose and Dolph Ziggler, Strowman vs. Cesaro, the tag team main event, The Usos reuniting with Roman Reigns, and more!
12/29/2019 0 Comments
One would expect the final episode of Friday Night SmackDown in 2019 to be exciting and newsworthy, but instead of closing out the year on a high note, WWE ended it with a whimper. Graham "GSM" Matthews breaks down the uneventful episode and gives his thoughts on Elias randomly opening the show, Mustafa Ali's cool vignette, the various start-and-stops with the Universal Championship number one contender's match, why Braun Strowman pinning Shinsuke Nakamura didn't mean as much as it should have, Sami Zayn returning to in-ring action, Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville teasing tension and Rose's ongoing angle with Otis, Lacey Evans' excellent character work on Moment of Bliss and the subsequent tag team matchup, and Daniel Bryan reigning supreme in an entertaining main event.
12/14/2019 0 Comments
It was the final installment of SmackDown before the TLC pay-per-view this Sunday, and Graham "GSM" Matthews has thoughts on everything that went down! Hear his thoughts on The New Day stepping up to King Corbin and Dolph Ziggler, Fire and Desire's disappointing 2019, The Revival's fun outing against Mustafa Ali and Shorty G (and Dash Wilder's embarrassing botch), Elias' odd line to Bayley backstage, Bray Wyatt tormenting The Miz's family, Shinsuke Nakamura's directionless reign as Intercontinental Champion, Heavy Machinery getting over with the audience, and the brawl that ensued following the main event.
Plus, GSM is giving is full preview and predictions for TLC! He gives his picks for every advertised match thus far and talks The Viking Raiders' open challenge, why the Rusev vs. Bobby Lashley feud must end in a win for Rusev, Aleister Black vs. Buddy Murphy, why a Ladder match is fitting for The New Day vs. The Revival, Roman Reigns vs. King Corbin colliding in a TLC matchup, Miz's chances of winning against Wyatt and if Daniel Bryan will resurface, Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair challenging The Kabuki Warriors for the WWE Women's Tag Team Championship, what other matches he expects to be added to the card, and more.