— Former WCW wrestler and broadcaster Steve “Mongo” McMichael turns 55 years old today.
— Top Rope Promotions will run its first event on January 5th in Lexington, Va. at Virginal Horse Center Anderson Coliseum. Advertised for the show are Goldust vs. Chris Masters, Hacksaw Duggan, Tara, and Short Sleeve Sampson.
— WWE Hall of Famer Mike Tyson has signed a book deal with Blue Rider Press that will bring a printed version of his one-man show “The Undisputed Truth” to bookshelves this summer. The show ran for several weeks on Broadway, following a run in Las Vegas.
— Here are tonight’s confirmed WWE Main Event matches:
* IC Title Match: The Miz © vs. Kofi Kingston
* Dolph Ziggler vs. Zack Ryder
— Here are Friday’s confirmed WWE SmackDown matches:
* Randy Orton vs. The Miz
* Non-Title Match: Kane and Daniel Bryan © vs. Dolph Ziggler and The Big Show
* Non-Title Match: Antonio Cesaro © vs. Ted Dibiase
* Brodus Clay vs. Heath Slater
* Layla vs. Natalya
* Non-Title Lumberjack Match: Sheamus © vs. Wade Barrett