The following matches and events are advertised for tonight’s WWE Smackdown television show in the official WWE.com preview.
-John Cena makes his first appearance as the new WWE Champion.
-WWE Royal Rumble winner Randy Orton appears. Is Luke Harper coming after him?
-Naomi and Becky Lynch vs. Alexa Bliss and Mickie James.
-Who are the No. 1 contenders for the Intercontinental and Smackdown Tag Titles?
-What’s next for Carmella and James Ellsworth?
Powell’s POV: One can only assume that we will learn who will challenge Cena in the Elimination Chamber match for the WWE Championship given that the show takes place a week from Sunday. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage tonight as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET.
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