Backstage News On Axiom’s WWE Status Following SmackDown Appearance

WWE NXT star Axiom wrestled in a losing effort to Dragon Lee on the November 17th, 2023 episode of WWE SmackDown. According to Mike Johnson of, Axiom’s status with WWE is as follows:

“Axiom’s appearance on Smackdown last week was a literal last minute decision, has learned. We are told that the WWE NXT star was booked for the taping the morning of Smackdown last week. As of today, he is still listed with WWE NXT internally.”