By Jason Powell
-WWE Raw will be held in Los Angeles, California at Staples Center. AJ Styles became No. 1 contender to the WWE World Heavyweight Championship last week, so the build to his match with Roman Reigns will begin. 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 Los Angeles and Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown taping in San Diego, California. If you are going to Raw or Smackdown and want to help us out with reports or live updates, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
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-There is not a dark main event advertised for tonight’s Raw.
Birthdays and Notables
-The great Harley Race is 73 today.
-Goldust (a/k/a Dustin Runnels) is 47 today.
-Balls Mahoney (a/k/a Jonathan Rechner) turned 44 today.
-Larry Sweeney (a/k/a Alexander Whybrow) took his own life on April 11, 2011 after battling bipolar disorder.
-The late Angelo Poffo was born on April 10, 1925.
-The late Paul Bearer (a/k/a William Moody) was born on April 10, 1954.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Frank Zarrillo discussing his film "The Wrestler: A QT Marshall Story", which includes appearances by Matt Riddle, Damian Priest, Gerald Brisco, Kevin Kelly, Steve Corino, and many more, the involvement of Marshall's wife and mother, and much more. Stick around after the interview for Powell's audio review of Wednesday's AEW Dynamite television show...