By Jason Powell
-The WWE Smackdown television taping for Thursday’s television show will be held tonight in Grand Rapids, Michigan at Van Andel Arena. This will be the last taping for a Thursday show with Smackdown going live on Tuesday nights beginning next week. WWE is advertising Miz TV with Darren Young and Bob Backlund, and Sasha Banks vs. Dana Brooke for the television show.
-TNA Impact airs on Pop TV tonight at 8:00 p.m. CT with Destination X. The main event features Lashley vs. Eddie Edwards for the TNA and X Division Titles Join me for live coverage of Impact as the show airs on Pop TV tonight. John Moore will be by on Wednesday with the TNA Impact Wrestling Hit List. This will be the end of the show’s run on Tuesday nights, as it will be moving to Thursday nights beginning next week.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s WWE Smackdown taping in Grand Rapids. If you are going to Smackdown or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in reports, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
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-The advertised dark main event for tonight’s WWE Smackdown taping is Dean Ambrose vs. Seth Rollins.
-There was not an announcement of a guest on the “Off The Top Rope” segment that normally airs on ESPNews on Tuesday during the 8:00 p.m. CT hour. I assume the segment will move to a new night or time slot given that it airs at the same time Smackdown will be airing live starting next week.
Birthdays and Notables
-Brock Lesnar is 39. What do you buy him for his birthday? Anything he f’n wants.
-Sami Zayn (a/k/a Rami Sebei) is 32.
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