By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Worcester, Massachusetts at DCU Center. WWE is advertising Daniel Bryan vs. Jeff Hardy with the winner moving on to face Samoa Joe next week in a Men’s Money in the Bank qualifier. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET, and I will be by later tonight with my audio review and again on Wednesday with my WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s Smackdown Live in Worcester, Massachusetts. If you are going to these or any another upcoming shows and want to help by sending in reports or basic results, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-The ROH TV show is headlined by Cody, Marty Scurll, and Hangman Page vs. Christopher Daniels, Frankie Kazarian, and SoCal Uncensored in a six-man tag match. My written review went up on Monday and Haydn Gleed’s members’ exclusive audio review will also be up today or tomorrow.
-WWE’s 205 Live airs at 9CT/10ET on WWE Network. John Moore’s review will be available on Wednesday morning.
-WWE has been advertising the usual dark matches of AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for the WWE Championship, and Daniel Bryan and Jeff Hardy vs. The Miz and Big Cass. Keep in mind that they rarely follow through with what’s advertised for the dark matches these days.
Birthdays and Notables
-Daniel Bryan (Bryan Danielson) is 37.
-Scott Putski is 52.
-Traci Brooks is 43.
-Happy 47th birthday to my friend and mentor Wade Keller of PWTorch.com.
-The late Brian Pillman was born on May 22, 1962. He died on October 5, 1997 of heart disease at age 35.
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