By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Smackdown is in Ontario, California at Citizens Business Banks Arena with Dolph Ziggler vs. Xavier Woods on the go-home show for Sunday’s WWE Stomping Grounds pay-per-view. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will hear my audio review later tonight, and I’ll be by on Wednesday with the WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s Smackdown Live in Ontario, California. If you are going to this or any another upcoming shows and want to help by sending in reports or basic results, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-WWE 205 Live airs on WWE Network at 9CT/10ET. Anish V’s review of the show will be available on Wednesday along with his weekly Dot Net Members’s exclusive audio review.
-The latest Ring of Honor TV show features Rush vs. Jay Lethal vs. Jeff Cobb vs. PCO in a for corner survival match. My written review will be available today along with my members’ exclusive audio review.
-The dark main event advertised on the arena website for tonight’s Smackdown taping are Kofi Kingston vs. Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship.
Birthdays and Notables
-Vito LoGrasso is 55.
-Bam Neely (Justin Rocheleau) is 44.
-The late Bruiser Brody (Frank Goodish) was born on June 18, 1946. He was stabbed to death in a Puerto Rico locker room by Jose Gonzalez on July 17, 1988.
-Trent Acid (Michael Verdi) died of a drug overdose at age 29 on June 18, 2010.
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