By Jason Powell
-The final WWE Raw of 2015 takes place tonight in Brooklyn, New York at Barclays Center. John Cena will return to face Alberto Del Rio, and Vince McMahon is advertised. Join me for live coverage of Raw beginning with Raw Pre-Show notes as that show streams on WWE Network at 6:30 p.m. CT, and stick around for my actual live review as Raw airs on USA Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s WWE Raw in Brooklyn, tonight’s WWE live event in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown television taping in Washington, D.C. If you are going to Raw, Smackdown, or any upcoming show and want to help us out with reports on the shows or live updates from tapings, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-WWE is also holding a rare Monday live event in Allentown, Pennsylvania at PPL Center with the following advertised matches: Kane vs. Bray Wyatt, The Dudley Boyz and Tommy Dreamer vs. Luke Harper, Erick Rowan, and Braun Strowman, and Charlotte vs. Paige for the Divas Championship. Other advertised talent includes Dolph Ziggler and Tyler Breeze. It’s worth noting that the talent advertised for this show are highly unlikely to appear in person at Raw.
-WWE is advertising the following talent for Raw: John Cena, Roman Reigns, Kevin Owens, Sheamus, Alberto Del Rio, and Dean Ambrose. There is not a dark match advertised.
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-Tatsumi Fujinami is 62 today. He was born on December 28, 1953. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame earlier this year.
-Lanny Poffo is 61 today. He was born on December 28, 1954.
-TNA Knockout Taryn Terrell is 30 today. She was born on December 28, 1985. She appears in the new Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg film Daddy’s Home. She also appeared in Ferrell’s film The Campaign.
-Bill Goldberg turned 49 on Sunday. He was born on December 27, 1966.
-Cesaro turned 35 on Sunday. He was born on December 27, 1980. The man once dubbed as “Too Swiss” by Vince McMahon is recovery from a torn rotator cuff in his left shoulder with an estimated timeline of four to six months of recovery time.
-Joanie “Chyna” Lauer turned 45 on Sunday. She was born on December 27, 1970.
-Bill Eadie turned 68 on Sunday. He was born on December 27, 1947. He worked as Demolition Ax and Masked Superstar. He is also the latest guest on The Ross Report podcast.
-Dennis Knight turned 47 on Saturday. He was born on December 26, 1968. He worked as Phineas Godwinn and Mideon.
-WWE star Rusev (a/k/a Miroslav Barnyashev) turned 30 on Friday. He was born on December 25, 1985. TMZ broke the news that Rusev is engaged to Lana!!!!!
-TNA wrestler Chris Harris turned 42 on Friday. He was born on December 25, 1973. He also had a brief stint in WWE as Braden Walker.
-Former TNA Knockout Rhaka Khan (a/k/a Trenesha Biggers) turned 34 on Friday. She was born on December 25, 1981.