– RAW’s Batista turned 40 years old yesterday while WWE Hall of Famer Ted DiBiase turned 55.
– WWE will shoot tonight’s RAW and tomorrow night’s ECW on Sci-Fi from the Allstate Arena in Chicago, IL tonight. While no matches are set for this week’s ECW yet, tonight’s RAW is already stacked. Vince McMahon will be making his return to WWE TV tonight and there’s no telling what will happen. John Cena and JBL will sign the contract for their Royal Rumble match, Rey Mysterio will take on Mike Knox in singles action and William Regal will defend the WWE Intercontinental Title in a No DQ match against CM Punk in his hometown of Chicago. Tonight’s RAW is being presented by Domino’s Pizza and for any of you fans planning on attending the show, Domino’s is giving out a “Buy One Large Pizza and Get One Free” coupon when you purchase a ticket to RAW.
– Mike and Jan sent word that WWE edited several promos out of the SmackDown broadcast this week in Houston to run a spot featuring John Morrison, The Miz and Todd Grisham to promote WWE Hall of Fame tickets for the local area, and the Rockets vs. Heat game on MyNetwork 20 the next night. Several segments before the Kendrick vs. R-Truth match were cut including a Michelle McCool promo, a Triple H & MVP promo and Truth’s entrance to the match.