By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw is in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Brock Lesnar is advertised for the show will feature Raw’s final hype for Sunday’s Royal Rumble event. Join me for live coverage as Raw airs on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will also hear my audio review afterward.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s WWE Raw in OKC, tonight’s WWE live event in Topeka, and Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live television event in Wichita, Kansas. If you are going to Raw, Smackdown, or an upcoming live event and want to help us out with off-air match result details, contact me at email@example.com
-The WWE Smackdown crew is in Topeka, Kansas at Landon Arena tonight with a show headlined by Daniel Bryan vs. AJ Styles for the WWE Championship.
-The advertised dark main events for Raw are Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose, and Braun Strowman vs. Baron Corbin.
Birthdays and Notables
-Ivan Putski (Józef Bednarski) is 78 today.
-Go Shiozaki is 37 today.
-Maryse Mizanin is 36 today.
-Alex Koslov (Alex Sherman) is 35 today.
-The late Arnold Skaaland was born on January 21, 1925. He died on March 13, 2007 at age 82.
-The late Sandy Bar was born on January 21, 1938. He died on June 2, 2007 at age 69.
-Karl Anderson (Chad Allegra) turned 39 on Sunday.
-The Royal Rumble creator Pat Patterson (Pierre Clermont) turned 81 on Saturday. Well, we think. While he is listed online as turning 79, Vince McMahon publicly wished him a happy 80th birthday last year.
-Ron “R-Truth” Killings turned 47 on Saturday.
-Tyler Breeze (a/k/a Matthew Clement) turned 31 on Saturday.
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