By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Louisville, Kentucky at KFC Yum Center with the brand’s first show following the Superstar Shakeup. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET, and I will be by on Wednesday with my WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s Smackdown Live in Louisville. If you are going to Smackdown or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in reports, contact me at email@example.com
-Dot Net Members are listening to my 62-minute Q&A audio show from Monday. They will also hear my Smackdown audio review later tonight. 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.
-WWE’s 205 Live airs tonight on WWE Network. Join Zack Zimmerman for live coverage as the show streams at 9CT/10ET.
-The Talking Smack show airs on WWE Network at 9:45 CT/10:45 ET. John Moore will have his detailed review available on the main page on Wednesday morning.
-The dark main events advertised locally for tonight’s Smackdown event are WWE Champion Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles, and Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn.
Birthdays and Notables
-“Brooklyn Brawler” Steve Lombardi is 56.
-Ed “Wahoo” McDaniel died at age 63 on April 18, 2002. He was awaiting a kidney transplant and died of complications from diabetes and renal failure.