By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
WWE has quietly moved Andrade and Zelina Vega back to the Smackdown brand after they were moved to Raw during last week’s Superstar Shakeup. Meanwhile, Aleister Black has also been moved to Smackdown after he was officially assigned to the Raw roster last week.
Powell’s POV: And I thought the Superstar Shakeup was a chaotic mess while watching it play out last week. I’d like to see WWE add some semblance of logic by simply orchestrating a storyline trade. It’s been rumored for a week now that Samoa Joe will be moving to Raw tonight, so they could explain these moves by saying Raw traded Andrade and Black (and Vega simply moves with Andrade) in exchange for Joe and his U.S. Championship. On the bright side, the moves reunite the couple of Andrade and Charlotte Flair, and also keep husband and wife Black and Vega on the same brand.
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