- WWE is teasing a big announcement will take place during tonight's episode of WWE NXT on the WWE Network. A statement hyping the show reads. "At the end of each year, the NXT Universe rises to the call and cast their votes to decide the top movers, shakers and influencers in sports-entertainment’s hottest brand as part of NXT’s annual Year-End Awards. Tonight, the 2017 Year-End Awards come into focus with a huge announcement, exclusively on WWE NXT. Be sure to watch when the news breaks on the award-winning WWE Network!"
- During Tuesday’s episode of SmackDown Live, Daniel Bryan announced that AJ Styles will defend his WWE Championship Title against both Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn in a 2-on-1 Handicap match at the upcoming Royal Rumble pay-per-view. Kevin Owen's took to Twitter after the announcement to react:
I like how checking on a referee’s well-being is enough of a reason for @shanemcmahon to put his hands on his top superstar.— Kevin Owens (@FightOwensFight) January 3, 2018
Thankfully, @WWEDanielBryan is a normal person who understands that such kindness and talent should be rewarded. #ThankYouDaniel #NextWWEChampion#YEP
- WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is celebrating his 66th Birthday today.