The Morning Roundup 8/17/16


Curt Hawkins Returns To SmackDown – Cageside Seats

Former Edgehead, Curt Hawkins was announced to be coming to SmackDown last night with what can best be described as a “Chuck Norris Facts” gimmick.  I’ve always had a soft spot for Hawkins dating back to his solo run as The Party Crasher and his tag teams with Lance Archer and Tyler Reks.

Six Woman Tag Added to SummerSlam – WrestlingObserver

The SummerSlam card just got a little less lopsided towards Raw with the addition of a six-woman tag team match between Becky Lynch, Carmella, & Naomi/Natalya, Alexa Bliss, & Eva Marie.  Let’s hope Eva makes it to the arena okay this time.

Samoa Joe Forbes Interview – Forbes

NXT Champion Samoa Joe was interviewed by to promote Saturday’s NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II.  In addition to talking about his match with Shinsuke Nakamura, and his desires to face Brock Lesnar, Joey Headrocker gives the most appropriate response so far to Conor McGregor’s WWE comments.

“I think Conor McGregor is a promoter, and I’m not here to promote any of his fights. If he were here in WWE, that would be a different story, but until that happens I don’t feel like I need to address it.”


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