As noted, tonight’s edition of WWE NXT will be a two hour “Best of 2017” special, and WWE.com is hyping the following for the show, including footage of the McIntyre vs Cole match which took place at a WWE NXT live event the night before NXT Takeover WarGames:
El Idolo and Johnny Wrestling look ahead to NXT TakeOver: PhiladelphiaAn announcement will be made regarding the 2017 NXT Year-End AwardsWatch never-before-seen footage of McIntyre and Cole’s NXT Title Match with HBK as refereeGet an up-close look at new NXT Women’s Champion Ember Moon
In perhaps the most heartwarming feel-good story of 2017, Johnny Gargano went from down and out to sitting in the catbird seat following his incredible Cinderella run in the tournament to decide NXT Champion Andrade “Cien” Almas’ next opponent.
Now that Johnny Wrestling is officially slated for his long-awaited title opportunity at NXT TakeOver: Philadelphia, the NXT Universe will get its first chance to hear directly from both the challenger and champion tonight in exclusive sit-down interviews.
What’s Gargano’s mindset heading into the biggest match of his career, and how are the ever-confident El Idolo and Zelina Vega preparing for the beloved Superstar’s challenge? Find out tonight at 8/7 C on the award-winning WWE Network.