Ray Mysterio appeared on the last edition of the post-show SmackDown, Talking Smack, where he focused on his recovery from injury. Recall that in late summer, Mysterio suffered a torn triceps during a team match with his son Dominic against Seth Rollins and Murphy and subsequently underwent surgery. “There is no reason why I can’t return to the ring in the near future. At first, I was a little concerned because the procedures (after the operation) were slow and it took me a while to recover my strength. But I’m already 99% ready. So I’m waiting for big things to happen”.
Roman Raines does not consider himself a healer
After his return, the transformed Roman Raines in an Alliance with Paul Heyman made a lot of noise in the walls of WWE. In a recent interview with CBS Sports, the reigning WWE universe champion dismissed suggestions that he is now a healer, instead, the wrestler says, he acts depending on the situation for the character. A lot of people want to say, “Oh, he’s sick.” And “Oh, he’s a baby face,” and this and that. I try to ignore it. I try to look at it in the context of the storyline of a character who has a choice of what to do. Some of his decisions will be perceived as good, some as bad, and some people won’t understand because they don’t understand his point of view.
Triple H “saved” the last issue of SmackDown; which stars were most important for FOX in the Draft; Rock and more
Ringside News has learned that Vince McMahon and Kevin Dunn were unhappy with the work of the production team in the first half of the last special episode of SmackDown. There were a lot of missed shots and bad angles. Overall, the situation is described as chaotic. The same resource reports that many good moments on the show were created thanks to Triple H. Moreover, hunter “saved” the show from the position it found itself in during the first hour. *
The Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that the most desirable stars to guide FOX to the Draft were Roman Raines, Seth Rollins with the Mysterio family, and Bailey with Sasha banks. WWE is interested in high ratings on FOX and further collaboration, so all of the above stars were drafted to the blue brand.
WON assure us that Dwayne Johnson is interested in a match against Roman Reigns at WrestleMania. But you can’t be sure that a person with a rock schedule will be Free by then. Three big matches with his participation have already been disrupted due to his employment in other jobs: solo fights with Lesnar and Triple H and an inter-gender tag team match at WrestleMania 34.
British wrestler Ben Carter, who was once hunted By both WWE and AEW, apparently signed a contract with the McMahon company. Miro on Twitch commented on his situation as follows: “we lost Ben Carter. Ben Carter is missing, he’s gone to the dark side, so… I want to wish Ben Carter the best of luck and all the best, and I was really impressed with his performances.”