WWE teases potential RAW vs SmackDown rivalry
On the Season Premiere of WWE SmackDown, Triple H appeared for a major announcement. Triple H praised Adam Pearce for his contributions of being the lone authority of the company and managing both Raw and SmackDown roster. He said that he no longer needed to manage all on his own and made him the General Manager of the Raw roster. He then announced Nick Aldis as the new SmackDown General Manager. During the segment, both Raw & SmackDown GM’s teased about the rivalry between two brands.
RAW vs SmackDown
Adam Pearce when Triple H made him Raw General Manager said that he no longer wanted to compete with himself and will make Raw the No.1 sports entertainment show on the planet.
Adam Pearce said,
“Now I’m not competing with myself anymore. I have somebody else to look at. We can play that chess game; we can see who in fact will make their broadcast the No. 1 sports entertainment broadcast on the planet. I’m betting on me, and I’ve got a headstart.”
After Triple H introduced Nick Aldis as the SmackDown General Manager, Aldis introduced himself as the GM of the No.1 Sports Entertainment Show in the world.
Nick Aldis on his introduction speech said,
“First of all I’d like to thank WWE for the opportunity of a lifetime to be the General Manager of the No.1 Sports Entertainment brand in the world today, SmackDown.”
To which Pearce had a small chit chat with Aldis, after which Aldis said, “Adam, I look forward to some healthy competition between our two brands.”
Following this on a recent episode of WWE Bump, the New Raw General Manager Adam Pearce appeared and was asked about Nick Aldis, where Pearce said that it was great to have a reference on the other show and is excited about the potential rivalry between the two brands to become the number one show.
Does the rivalry mean that WWE is teasing to bring back the Red brand vs Blue brand traditional Survivor Series match? What do you think? Tell us in the comments.