- We've noted how both Big Show and Shaquille O'Neal have confirmed their WrestleMania 33 match for Orlando next year. In the video below, TMZ Sports catches up with Big Show and asks about the match. Show says he expects the feud to pick up come January for WrestleMania season and takes shots at Shaq for this free-throw skills. Show also gives Shaq props for his work on the court. Show also says Shaq is great as a WWE Superstar as he has charm and charisma, and understands the spectacle of the business. Show says he's still old school and will slap Shaq when he gets the chance. Show also believes he can chokeslam the NBA Hall of Famer.
- As noted, WWE Performance Center coaches Adam Pearce and Sara Amato (Sara Del Rey) are coming to the main roster soon to work as producers. According to PWInsider, Scotty 2 Hotty looks to be one of the new coaches coming into the Performance Center. Scotty has been working at the PC and with the WWE NXT brand often over the past year or so.
- As seen below, 75% of fans on Twitter gave last night's WWE SmackDown a thumbs up with over 6,500 votes:
Did you enjoy tonight's episode of @WWE SmackDown Live?— WWE (@WWE) August 17, 2016