By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Toledo, Ohio at Huntington Center with the first show after WWE Backlash pay-per-view and Jinder Mahal’s first show as WWE Champion. 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 Toledo. 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 my Raw audio review from Monday and 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 at 9CT/10ET. We will not have live coverage. Rather, John Moore will have his review up shortly after the show concludes.
-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.
-There are no dark main events advertised for tonight’s Smackdown event. The most recent dark matches have been listed as Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles, and Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn.
Birthdays and Notables
-Alex Shelley (Patrick Martin) is 34.
-Bray Wyatt (Windham Rotunda) is 30.
-Owen Hart fell to his death at age 34 at the WWE Over The Edge pay-per-view on May 23, 1999.
-Ray Candy died of a heart attack at age 42 on May 23, 1994.