With the WWE Draft set to conclude on tonight’s episode of Raw,
it’s being reported that a “blockbuster trade” will be taking place this
The usually reliable @WrestleVotes
had the scoop, with WWE keen to make the Draft seem like a genuine big deal
after a bungled start to the Draft on Friday’s SmackDown show.
Ahead of SmackDown, WWE.com had actually already listed the
superstars who were to be traded between the company’s red and blue brands in
the exact same order that they were due to be assigned a brand.
That was supposedly an error on the part of WWE.com staff,
with the website having been handed a list of which talents were to be traded in
which order – yet WWE.com made a goof by listing them in that exact order rather
than listing stars alphabetically.
Considering that WWE was doing all it could to make the
Draft seem legitimate, this whole situation completely took a dump over any
sense of legitimacy that WWE, FOX, and the USA Network were trying to drum up.
As a way to correct course and try to salvage the WWE Draft,
WWE is reportedly looking to switch things up with at least one major move happening
tonight. Just which big name superstar will be switching brands remains to be
seen – with WWE going all-out to stop any leaks getting out ahead of tonight’s