WWE could be holding the next draft for the RAW & SmackDown Live brands at the upcoming Backlash event.
According to Nick Hausman, who is the co-host on Eric Bischoff’s podcast, WWE has been internally discussing the idea of bringing back the WWE Draft at the upcoming Backlash event. The belief is this would be the perfect way to jump-start the duel brand pay-per-view format moving forward.
Hausman pointed out that “nothing is set in stone,” indicating that plans could always change between now and the May 6th event.
We will keep you updated if we receive any other information regarding the 2018 draft.