Confirmed For Tonight’s WWE TV Tapings, Top NJPW Star Not Going To WWE, Birthdays, More
– Tonight’s WWE SmackDown tapings will take place from the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Confirmed for tonight’s SmackDown tapings is a fiesta for Alberto Del Rio’s World Heavyweight Title win. Main Event will feature Antonio Cesaro vs. Randy Orton.
– It was recently reported that WWE had interest in signing New Japan Pro Wrestling star Kazuchika Okada. Okada is telling media in Japan that he has no plans to go to WWE and that he is under contract to NJPW until the end of 2014.
– No word yet on the list of backstage visitors at last night’s RAW in Houston but we know Harvey Whippleman was there.
– Former WWE Diva Kelly Kelly turns 26 years old today while Shane McMahon turns 43. Today would have been the 83rd birthday of WWE Hall of Famer Eddie Graham.