– The follow week’s edition of ECW on Sci-Fi (airing on 6/17) and the following week’s edition of SmackDown (airing on 6/20) will be taped on Sunday in San Jose, California. The crews will then make the long flight over to Auckland, New Zealand where they will begin their overseas tour with a show on Wednesday night.
– Meanwhile, the Raw brand has a normal weekend of house shows. Tomorrow night Raw will be in Redding, California with a house show at the Redding Convention Center. Advertised for the show is WWE Champion Triple H vs. Randy Orton vs. Umaga in a triple-threat main even for the title. Obviously with Orton’s injury, that will not happen. John Cena is scheduled to face JBL in what is being billed as a “Special Attraction Match”. Other names advertised include Santino Marella, Carlito, WWE Women’s Champion Mickie James, and Beth Phoenix.
– On Sunday Raw will run a show at the Stockton Arena in Stockton, California with a 5 PM Pacific start time. Advertised for that show is WWE Champion Triple H vs. Randy Orton in a title match, which again, will not happen because of Orton’s injury. John Cena is advertised as to facing JBL in what is being billed as a “Special Challenge” match. Other names advertised for the show include WWE Intercontinental Champion Chris Jericho, Carlito, WWE World Tag Team Champions Hardcore Holly & Cody Rhodes, WWE Women’s Champion Mickie James, Jeff Hardy, Umaga, and the WWE Divas.
– Raw will be live from the Oracle Arena on Monday in Oakland, California.
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