By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw is in Newark, New Jersey at Prudential Center with the brand’s final show before Sunday’s Extreme Rules. Join me for live coverage as Raw airs on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will also hear weekly my audio review late tonight after the show.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s WWE Raw in Newark, tonight’s Smackdown live event in Glens Falls, New York, and Tuesday’s Smackdown in Manchester, New Hampshire. 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 Glens Falls, New York at Cool Insuring Arena tonight with the following advertised matches: Kofi Kingston vs Dolph Ziggler for the WWE Championship, Roman Reigns vs Drew McIntyre, and Bayley vs Charlotte Flair for the Smackdown Women’s Championship.
-Submit questions for today’s members’ exclusive Q&A audio show via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. As always, limit yourself to three pro wrestling related questions and four non-wrestling questions.
-The advertised dark matches on the host venue’s website for tonight’s Raw are Seth Rollins vs. Sami Zayn for the WWE Universal Championship, and Becky Lynch vs. Lacey Evans for the Raw Women’s Championship. The matches rarely take place as advertised.
Birthdays and Notables
-Marcel Barthel is 29 today.
Richie Steamboat turned 32 on Sunday
-Lars Sullivan turned 31 on Saturday.
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