It appears like one other layer shall be added to the “Head Of The Desk” storyline with Roman Reigns, Jey Uso, and Paul Heyman.
WrestleVotes is reporting that there have been plans to have an NXT expertise known as as much as the SmackDown final week and this particular person was going to be written into the primary occasion section. Final week’s SmackDown ended with Reigns and Uso attacking Owens and Reigns shoving Owens off a platform and thru a desk.
WV reviews that the NXT expertise that was scheduled to be known as up is a part of tonight’s NXT card so it’s attainable that no matter was deliberate for this particular person was pushed again per week. It’s additionally attainable that plans have been fully scrapped.
WrestleVotes reports: “Simply heard an fascinating story… NXT expertise was slated to be known as as much as SmackDown final week, as of showtime, was written into the primary occasion section w/ Reigns, Uso & KO. Mentioned expertise is on tonight’s huge NXT card so curious to see if it was pushed per week or scrapped altogether.”
As of this writing, that is the cardboard for tonight’s WWE NXT: New Yr’s Evil:
WWE NXT Championship
Finn Balor (Champion) vs. Kyle O’Reilly
Damian Priest vs. Karrion Kross
Final Girl Standing Match
Rhea Ripley vs. Raquel Gonzalez
WWE NXT Cruiserweight Championship
Santos Escobar (Champion) vs. Gran Metalik
Tommaso Ciampa vs. Timothy Thatcher is not being marketed for tonight’s present.