WWE Smackdown Results (2/17) – Orton Pulled From Elimination Chamber, Battle Royal To Determine Final Spot

Bill Pritchard

WWE Smackdown Results
By Bill Pritchard for Wrestlezone.com
February 17th 2012

Randy Orton is shown sitting with Teddy Long in his office, and Teddy says the situation is out of his hands, but he is sorry and can't let him compete tonight. He says Orton has a concussion and he isn't cleared to compete, and he knows Orton is pissed at Daniel Bryan but he hasn't even shown up to the arena yet. Teddy says he needs to maintain order so he has security guards to escort Orton out, then tells him he can't compete tonight or at the Elimination Chamber PPV, then Orton just stands up and leaves.

Big Show & The Great Khali vs Cody Rhodes & Wade Barrett

Wade tries to kick Khali but his gets caught and thrown to the mat, then Khali chops him in the corner and challenges Cody to come in and face him. Cody slaps him and gets choked for it, then Khali punches him in the head and shoves him back at the ropes and Wade tags in. He tries to sneak in while Cody takes Khali off his feet, then Cody tags back in and puts him in a sleeperhold. Cody jumps off the middle turnbuckle but Khali catches him and throws him across the ring, and Big Show tags in and spears Wade. He grabs Cody and throws him out of the ring, then chokeslams Wade for the win and knocks out Khali for arguing with him post match.

Winners – Big Show & The Great Khali

Teddy Long is on the phone with someone telling them about Orton's concussion when Mark Henry walks back in and Teddy asks why he is there. Henry says he wants the spot in the match and tells Teddy to keep his pride out of it, then Big Show walks in and says he took care of business and wants a favor. Big Show says he wants Daniel Bryan in a match tonight, and Henry tells him to shut up and wait his turn but Show knocks Henry out and trashes the office. Teddy is shown instructing a security team to get Big Show out of the building after he calms down, and one of the guys says he's not going near him so Teddy says he'll find back up.

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