-- The Miz, R-Truth, Layla, Eve Torres and WWE CEO Vince McMahon will not be on hand for tonight's Raw in Lafayette, Louisiana, since they are overseas visiting U.S. troops as part of a handshake tour. The group visited military bases in Bahrain today.

-- WWE will hold a live event at Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on March 1, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Ticketmaster.ca will hold a pre-sale beginning December 14, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.

-- Jim Ross remarked via Twitter of Raw returning to his former stomping grounds tonight: "#WWE #RAW Lafayette, La Mon night. Memories of Ernie 'Big Cat' Ladd, weekly, Mid South live events, rowdy, villain hating fans, & gr8 food."

-- Here is a video from Diamond Dallas Page and Jake Roberts, with Jake getting ready to visit Las Vegas for Thanksgiving: