Despite there only being one match, this was one of the best episodes of NXT, ever. Check out this week’s NXT Power Rankings to see who starred in an epic episode and who figures to play a huge role in the promotion moving forward.
Honorable Mention: The Authors of Pain: With a match against American Alpha next week, TAOP have a great opportunity to prove they belong in the ring with the top Tag Teams of NXT.
5: American Alpha: After losing the NXT Tag Team Championships to The Revival a few weeks ago, Chad Gable and Jason Jordan will have a huge test in front of them in the form of The Authors of Pain.
4: Rhyno: After his return last week, the Man Beast quickly got a match with NXT Champion Samoa Joe. Regardless of his future, this is a big moment for the former ECW and TNA World Champion.
3: Finn Balor: What may be his last match in NXT was a special one and with nothing left to prove in the promotion, he’s proven he’s ready the main roster.
2: Samoa Joe: The reigning NXT Champion is a fighting champion and wants a war with Rhyno. He’s going to get it.
1: Shinsuke Nakamura: The King of Strong Style beat Finn Balor this week on NXT and has proven he’s ready for a shot at the NXT title.