– Thursday’s NXT house show in Lakeland, FL will see Elias Samson return from the ankle injury he suffered back in the spring. That house show will also see Tian Bin (Bin Wang) make his NXT in-ring debut after making his official debut earlier this month at the main roster show in Shanghai, China.
– Speaking of NXT, the following matches were taped for tonight’s show:
*Ember Moon vs. Mandy Rose
*Lince Dorado vs. Hideo Itami
*Asuka vs. Liv Morgan
*Angelo Dawkins vs. Tye Dillinger
*The Authors of Pain, The Revival and others appear
– As seen on SmackDown last night, Alexa Bliss attacked her No Mercy opponent, SmackDown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch. This backstage video features Bliss ranting on Becky being such a loser. Bliss attacked Becky to make a point, so that Becky will know and believe that she is the loser that Bliss knows she is.