WWE heads to Phoenix, AZ at the Talking Stick Resort Arena for tonight’s episode of SmackDown. Here are the focus points:
- John Cena makes his return to WWE TV after being gone since Wrestlemania 33.
- Smackdown Women’s Champion Naomi defends the championship against Lana.
- An “Independence Day” Battle Royal will take place on the show. The winner will earn a WWE United States Championship match against Kevin Owens at the Battleground PPV.
- The Usos and New Day will take part in a Rap Battle being hosted by hip hop star Wale.
- Build for the Jinder Mahal – Randy Orton feud.
Check back here at 8PM ET for our live play-by-play coverage of tonight’s show.