WWE Notes: New Tag Team, Booker T; & Lots More Tidbits

Ryan Clark

According to wwe.com the card for Friday night’s Raw brand house show has changed again. The main event will now be a tag team steel cage match with Triple H & Ric Flair vs. Randy Orton & Batista. Edge will now face Shawn Michaels in a rematch from the Royal Rumble and Chris Jericho will face Chris Benoit in a submission match.

The WrestleMania 21 subsite of wwe.com is now up and running.

MNM (Joey Matthews & Johnny Nitro managed by Melina) are scheduled for this weekend’s Smackdown house shows in Michigan and Ohio, facing Hardcore Holly and Charlie Haas. Matthews was signed to a developmental deal last week.

Watch for former ROH champion Xavier and Team Blondage as part of the “guests” in the John Bradshaw Layfield Celebration segment on Smackdown this Thursday.

Booker T and brother Stevie Ray (collectively once known as Harlem Heat) are opening a wrestling school in Houston, Texas next month.

This is just a reminder that next Tuesday, March 1st at 9EST, WrestleZone Radio with Ryan Clark & Matt Boone will return to the internet. We’ll be broadcasting LIVE from 9-11EST each and every week. Ryan Clark will also be calling in LIVE from the Pepsi Arena in Albany, New York, site of the SmackDown! tapings. Full details at WrestleZoneRadio.com.

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