Asย SmackDown‘s first dedicated PPV post-WrestleMania, my expectations forย BackLashย were as low as they were forย Payback. In fact, if anything, my expectations were a little lower. However you try to dance around it,ย SmackDown‘s a B-show. That doesn’t mean it can’t bring some compelling things to the table. It’s just that, by and large, you can always look toย Raw for a bit of added spectacle. With a main event pitching Jinder Mahal against Randy Orton, my hopes were far from high. The only thing on the card of real intrigue, to me, was the inevitable debut of Shinsuke Nakamura on a WWE main roster.…   [continue reading]