By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
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-Monday’s WWE Raw received a B grade with 40 percent of the vote in our weekly poll. A finished in second place with 34 percent of the vote. This ended the two week run where F and D were the top two vote getters. I gave Monday’s show a B+ for delivering especially big with the opening and closing segments.
-Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown received a majority vote of B as the letter grade with 40 percent of the vote. I gave the show an A- grade.
-We are looking for reports from the NXT live events listed below. If you are going to one of these events or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in a report, contact me at email@example.com
-NXT is in Columbus, Ohio at Express Live tonight with the traveling crew. The WWE live events page lists Johnny Gargano, Adam Cole, Bianca Belair, Velveteen Dream, Roderick Strong, the War Raiders, Bobby Fish, Kyle O’Reilly, Candice LeRae, Mia Yim, Aleister Black, and Ricochet.
-NXT is in Tampa, Florida at University Area CDC Gymnasium tonight with the local crew.
-NXT is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at Stage AE on Friday with the traveling crew.
-NXT is in Orlando, Florida at the Orlando Live events on Friday with the local crew.
-NXT is in Cleveland, Ohio at Agora Theater on Saturday with the traveling crew.
-NXT is in Jacksonville, Florida at the Maxwell Snyder Armory on Saturday with the local crew.
-NXT is in Detroit, Michigan on Sunday at Royal Oak Music Center on Sunday with the traveling crew.
Birthdays and Notables
-Ricky Steamboat (Richard Blood) is 65.
-WWE trainer Norman Smiley is 54.
-Masato Tanaka is 46.
-Lance Archer (Lance Hoyt) is 42.
-Happy birthday to my youngest brother Eric.
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