Big Show vs. Carlito, Santa Claus (Mick Foley) vs. Evil Santa (JBL), John Cena vs. Chris Masters, Ric Flair vs. Jonathan Coachman for the IC title, Shelton Benjamin vs. Gene Snitsky. Trish Stratus & Ashley vs. Maria & Candice Michelle, & HHH vs. Shawn Michaels in a boot camp match will all take place on RAW tonight from Afghanistan.
Matt Striker did suffer a shoulder injury last night although we don’t have an update. Striker was scheduled to continue ‘talking’ as a part of his new teacher gimmick and wasn’t scheduled to make his in-ring debut on RAW for several weeks.
Several fans who went to Tim White’s bar, The Friendly Tap last night saw a sign on the door that said “Closed due to a family emergency.” which means they are playing up the storyline.
SmackDown! announcer Kristal Marshall will appear every single day this week on the game show “Deal or No Deal”.
The Hartford Courant had an article on WWE RAW today and noting “Nothing says home for the holidays like steroid-mad muscleman putting one another in fake holds.”