By Jason Powell
-WWE Raw is in Buffalo, New York at Keybank Center. Goldberg and Brock Lesnar are advertised as going face-to-face on what is the go-home show for Sunday’s Hell in a Cell. 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 live review as Raw airs on USA Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-There is not a WWE Smackdown Live house show tonight, as the crew wrapped up its overseas tour on Sunday in Spain.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s WWE Raw in Buffalo, and Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. If you are going to Raw, Smackdown, or an upcoming live event and want to help us out with reports or live updates, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-The following dark matches are advertised for tonight’s WWE Raw event: Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins for the WWE Championship, Roman Reigns vs. Rusev for the U.S. Championship.
Birthdays and Notables
-The late “Big Daddy” Shirley Crabtree Jr. was born on November 14, 1930. He died on December 2, 1997 at age 67.
-NXT head trainer Matt Bloom is 44 today. He worked as Albert, A-Train, Lord Tensai.
-Kalisto (a/k/a Emanuel Alejandro Rodriguez) is 30 today.
-Nick Bockwinkel died at age 80 on November 14, 2015.
-Hiroshi Tanahashi turned 40 on Sunday.
-NXT trainer Sara Amato, who worked as Sara Del Rey, turned 36 on Sunday.
-Rufus R. Jones died at age 60 on November 13, 1993.
-Eddie Guerrero died at age 38 on November 13, 2005.
-Disco Inferno (a/k/a Glenn Gilbertti) turned 49 on Saturday.
-Elektra (a/k/a Donna Adamo) turned 46 on Saturday.
-Lena Yada turned 38 on Saturday.
-Matt Cappotelli turned 37 on Saturday.
-The late Trent Acid (a/k/a Michael Verdi) was born on November 13, 1980. He died of a drug overdose age age 29 on June 18, 2010.