The following was taped on Tuesday, May 22 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania:
WWE Smackdown for May 25:
* Eve Torres came out to tell everyone that John Laurinaitis was in charge, but he isn’t there tonight. She said Sheamus will be forced to apologize, and she’ll name his opponent at No Way Out. Alberto Del Rio, Randy Orton, and Kane all came out to make a case for challenging Sheamus. Eve said they would fight in a triple threat match tonight. The winner faces Sheamus at No Way Out.
* Christian def. Hunico.
* Cody Rhodes cut a promo about how he brought prestige back to the Intercontinental Championship. He said he’ll take back his title.
* Darren Young and Titus O’Neil def. Jimmy and Jey Uso.
* Sin Cara is advertised as returning next week.
* Ryback def. two local wrestlers.
* Santino Marella def. Ricardo Rodriguez.
* Sheamus apologized to John Laurinaitis for what happened at Raw. He said he wants Randy Orton at No Way Out. Vickie Guerrero came out and introduced Jack Swagger.
* Sheamus def. Jack Swagger.
* Damien Sandow def. Yoshi Tatsu.
* Big Show came out, and he said that he felt betrayed by the world after he was fired. He said he doesn’t care about the fans.
* Alberto Del Rio def. Randy Orton and Kane. Daniel Bryan beat Kane with a chair during his entrance. Kane eventually joined the match. Bryan then distracted Kane, allowing Orton to hit him with an RKO. Del Rio then threw Orton out of the ring and picked up the win. He’ll face Sheamus at No Way Out.
Dark Match Main Event:
* Sheamus def. Alberto Del Rio.