SmackDown 15th Anniversary celebration schedule
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MONDAY, OCT. 6
In honor of SmackDown's 15th Anniversary, one of WWE's most entertaining duos reunites for a look back at the show that changed the face of broadcast television. Join Edge and Christian for a trip down memory lane and relive some of SmackDown's greatest moments. Watch replay
TUESDAY, OCT. 7
9:00 p.m. - SmackDown Episode 1 (full episode)
On the Network Premiere of Smackdown, newly crowned WWE Champion Triple H defends the title against The Rock with special guest referees Shawn Michaels and Shane McMahon. Also, Shane McMahon battles Mankind, Big Boss Man and Al Snow battle for the Hardcore Championship, and Stephanie McMahon answers a marriage proposal from Test.
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10:30 p.m. - The Return of Piper's Pit
Classics never die as the notorious "Rowdy" Roddy Piper brings back another edition of "Piper's Pit" after 14 long years. And with Mr. McMahon as the featured guest, controversy is guaranteed.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 8
10:00 a.m. - SmackDown Episode 49 (full episode)
Just 24 hours after a controversial Fully Loaded, Commissioner Mick Foley looks to make things right as he gives WWE Champion The Rock a shot at payback on Kurt Angle. With the help of Shane McMahon, Big Show unveils a new attitude.
11:40 a.m. - The Rock Meets Booker T (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 102)
With The Alliance breathing down the neck of WWE, The Rock returns and comes face to face with WCW Champion, Booker T in an encounter sparking their rivalry.
2:30 p.m. - Eddie Guerrero Waste Management (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 216)
The rivalry between the Big Show and Eddie Guerrero gets more than a little messy when Show is treated to a special shower courtesy of Latino Heat.
5:00 p.m. - SmackDown Episode 99 (full episode)
With ECW and WCW working together as The Alliance, Mr. McMahon asks "Stone Cold" Steve Austin to change his leadership strategy going into Invasion. But when The Rattlesnake takes exception, WWE Superstars may have to stand alone against The Alliance's best. Also, Chris Jericho battles Lance Storm, Kane faces Rhyno, and The Undertaker teams with Kurt Angle to take on Shane McMahon and Diamond Dallas Page in the main event.
6:30 p.m. - Mr. McMahon Joins a Special Club (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 120)
After forcing superstars to join his "Kiss My A** Club," Mr. McMahon learns the hard way that what goes around, comes around when The Rock has special place for the Chairman's lips.
8:00 p.m. - SmackDown Episode 150 (full episode)
An Olympic hero is on a quest for gold as Kurt Angle challenges The Undertaker for the WWE Championship. Edge realizes a childhood dream as he teams with Hulk Hogan to battle Billy and Chuck for the Tag Team Titles. After making his debut the week prior, John Cena looks to prove himself once more when he faces Chris Jericho.
9:30 p.m. - SmackDown Episode 256 – A Night No One Will Ever Forget (full episode)
In one of the most epic main events in SmackDown history, Eddie Guerrero challenges John '"Bradshaw" Layfield for the WWE Championship inside a steel cage. After being stripped of the United States Championship, John Cena is on a quest to regain his title. However, SmackDown GM Kurt Angle stacks the deck against the former champion by placing him in 3-on-1 Handicap Match.
THURSDAY, OCT. 9
8:30 a.m . - Mr. America Lie Detector Test (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 197)
Mr. McMahon's quest to determine the true identity of Mr. America is finally resolved as this masked hero is forced to take a lie detector test.
11:30 a.m. - Billy & Chuck Commitment Ceremony (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 160)
In one of the most controversial moments in WWE history, SmackDown plays host to the commitment ceremony of Billy and Chuck.
2:30. p.m. - Eddie Embarrasses Kurt Angle (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 258)
Eddie Guerrero shows the WWE Universe that he will go to any lengths in his rivalry with Kurt Angle as he hosts a special auction of the Olympic hero's most prized possessions.
FRIDAY, OCT. 10
12:00 p.m. - SmackDown Episode 334 – A Whole New World (full episode)
After Batista is forced to relinquish his World Heavyweight Championship due to injury, a main event Battle Royal to determine a new champion is announced. Plus, "Rowdy" Roddy Piper returns to WWE for the 22nd Anniversary of Piper's Pit with some unique guests.
1:30 p.m. - The Reception of Edge and Vickie (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 465)
As the WWE Universe witnesses Vickie Guerrero and Edge's wedding reception, WWE Champion Triple H shows up with a special gift for the bride that truly represents the love between the newlyweds.
7:30 p.m. - The Rock Returns to SmackDown! (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 699)
Finally, after 10 long years, The Great One makes his triumphant return to what will forever be "The Rock's Show." And while The Rock celebrates with the millions and millions of his fans, there are two Superstars who are not so happy to see The People's Champ.
Celebrate the landmark television event with a very special edition of Smackdown on Syfy. Find out what surprises await the WWE Universe as SmackDown marks 15 years and counting!
10:00 p.m. - Edge and Christian’s 15th Anniversary SmackDown Show that Totally Reeks of Awesomeness
Missed Monday's premiere? After SmackDown on Syfy, tune back to WWE Network for an encore of the Edge & Christian special.
SATURDAY, OCT. 11
2:30 p.m. - Edge Says Farewell (Highlight from SmackDown Episode 608)
After coming to terms with physical limitations due to past injuries, Edge says goodbye to the WWE Universe as he retires from active competition. In this emotional farewell address, the illustrious career of the Rated-R Superstar comes to a close.