World Wrestling Entertainment rolls into Staples Center in Los Angeles for SummerSlam on August 17, and the card the company has crafted is one of the best in recent memory.
With so many compelling stories and so much energy and emotion surrounding the matches, there is a measurable excitement and anticipation for the event.
Some fans are intrigued by Brock Lesnar and John Cena's second match in as many years. Will the Beast Incarnate end Cena's title reign, or will the champ put down the "one behind the one in 21-1?"
What type of performance will Stephanie McMahon turn in when she steps foot inside the squared circle for the first time in over a decade? How will Brie Bella respond to a pressure-packed situation in what will be her biggest match to date?
Will Roman Reigns perform up to the level of his opponent, Randy Orton, as he continues to climb the ladder in WWE? What about former Shield teammates Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins? Can they capitalize on a phenomenal build with an equally great match?
Fans are eager to get the answers to these and many more questions surrounding this year's summertime spectacular.
In preparation of this weekend's festivities, here's a look at the five most anticipated matches on the SummerSlam 2014 card!