By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw is in Boston, Massachusetts at TD Garden with the penultimate edition of Raw before WrestleMania. WWE is advertising that Kurt Angle’s farewell tour will continue. 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 Boston, tonight’s live event in Allentown, and Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live television event in Uncasville, Connecticut. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
-WWE is in Allentown, Pennsylvania at PPL Center tonight with the following advertised matches: Daniel Bryan vs. AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens in a Triple Threat for the WWE Championship, Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair, and Samoa Joe vs. R-Truth vs. Mustafa Ali in a Triple Threat for the U.S. Championship.
-The advertised dark main events for Raw are Braun Strowman vs. Baron Corbin, and Bobby Lashley vs. Finn Balor vs. Drew McIntyre for the Intercontinental Championship.
Birthdays and Notables
-The late Jumbo Tsuruta (Tomomi Tsuruta) was born on March 25, 1951. He died of complications from a kidney transplant age age 49 on May 13, 2000.
-Barry Horowitz turned 59 on Sunday.
-The Undertaker (Mark Calaway) turned 54 on Sunday.
-Christopher Daniels turned 49 on Sunday.
-Jack Swagger (Jake Hager Jr.) turned 37 on Sunday.
-Epico (Orlando Colon) turned 37 on Sunday.
-Lana (CJ Perry) turned 34 on Sunday.
-Lacey Evans (Macey Estrella) turned 29 on Sunday.
-Hiroyoshi Tenzan (Hiroyoshi Yamamoto) turned 48 on Saturday.
-Ray Gordy (Terry Ray Gordy, Jr.) turned 40 on Saturday. He wrestled as Jesse and Slam Master J in WWE.
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