-

Smackdown starts on USA Network tonight

Smackdown debuts on USA Network tonight, its new permanent home going forward in the same time slot of 8PM EST. While there are no major changes to the show, a new lead commentator will take over the broadcast booth, with veteran wrestling and MMA announcer Mauro Ranallo calling the action along with Jerry Lawler and Byron Saxton.

The top two WWE shows now both reside on USA Network as Smackdown ended its partnership with SyFy at the end of 2015 after a 5 year deal. The actual move was announced back in April 2015. This is Smackdown’s fifth home, having previously aired on UPN, The CW, MyNetworkTV, and SyFy.

Tonight’s “premiere” on USA Network will be episode number 855 in 16 years.

Colin Vassallohttps://www.wrestling-online.com
Colin Vassallo has been editor of Wrestling-Online since 1996. He is born and raised in Malta, follows professional wrestling and MMA, loves to travel, and is a big Apple fan!

LATEST NEWS

The Bella Twins discuss their thinking behind a potential WWE return

In a video uploaded on their YouTube channel, Nikki and Brie Bella doubled down on their desire to make...

Undertaker’s Bone Street Krew gang reunites in Orlando

The Bone Street Krew, the group which ran with The Undertaker during the Attitude Era, have all reunited in...

Miz & Mrs S2 E10 rating

The 10th episode of season two of Miz & Mrs, titled The "IT" Family of Four, did a total...

- Advertisement -

Stories you might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you