By Jason Powell
-WWE Raw will be held tonight in Greensboro, North Carolina at Greensboro Coliseum. This is the go-home show for Sunday’s Extreme Rules pay-per-view event. 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 Greensboro and Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown taping in Greenville, South Carolina. 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 match listed on the arena website for tonight’s WWE Raw event.
Birthdays and Notables
-New WWE Hall of Famer Godfather (a/k/a Charles Wright) is 55 today.
-Mickie Knuckles turned 32 today.
-Kevin Von Erich (a/k/a Kevin Adkisson) turned 59 on Sunday.
-Ron Simmons turned 58 on Sunday.
-Zack Ryder (a/k/a Matthew Cardona) turned 32 on Saturday.
-The late Scott Irwin was born on May 14, 1952. He died of a brain tumor on September 5, 1987 at age 35. He teamed with his brother Bill Irwin as the Long Riders and The Super Destroyers.
-The late Steve “Dr. Death” Williams was born on May 14, 1960. He died at age 49 following a long battle with cancer.
-The late Tommy Rogers (a/k/a Thomas Couch) was born on May 14, 1961. He was found dead in his home on June 1, 2015 with no official cause of death reported.
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