By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Houston, Texas at Toyota Center. The television main event is AJ Styles vs. James Ellsworth for the WWE Championship. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET, and I’ll be by on Wednesday with my WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-WWE’s 205 Live airs tonight on WWE Network. Join me for live coverage of 205 Live as the show streams at 9CT/10ET.
-The Talking Smack show airs on WWE Network at 9:45 CT/10:45 ET. The show is pushed back to this slot due 205 Live show. John Moore will have his review available on the main page on Wednesday.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s Smackdown Live in Houston. 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
-Dot Net Members are listening to the WWE Raw audio review and the new Q&A audio show from Monday, the late Sunday night WWE TLC audio review, and my audio review of WWE Final Battle. Join us on the ad-free version of the Prowrestling.net website and special section of our free iPhone and Android apps by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-The dark main events for tonight’s WWE Smackdown are listed on the arena website as AJ Styles vs. Dean Ambrose, and Randy Orton vs. Kane.
Birthdays and Notables
-The late Nick Bockwinkel was born on December 6, 1934. He died on November 14, 2015 at age 80.
-Jerry “The Wall” Tuite died on December 6, 2003 of a heart attack at age 36.
-Jimmy Del Rey (a/k/a David Everett Ferrier) died due to a heart attack at age 52 on December 6, 2014.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell and guest Court Bauer, who discusses MLW Saturday Night SuperFight, his mindset just days before the company's first pay-per-view, the $19.99 price point, future PPV possibilities, the free pre-show, former WWE and Lucha Underground creative force Chris DeJoseph joining the MLW staff, and more...