SummerSlam Kickoff

SummerSlam Kickoff show to be two hours

WWE.com has released an official schedule for SummerSlam week that reveals the SummerSlam Kickoff show this Sunday will be airing at 5:00 p.m. Eastern (4:00 CT) for two hours before SummerSlam goes live at 7:00 p.m. Eastern (6:00 CT). As with last year, the show will be running four hours live from Brooklyn on the WWE Network.

WWE loses power at RAW taping

WWE briefly lost power today at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi, Texas when lightning struck the building. The WWE Universe Twitter account had fun with the mishap. Everything is fine and RAW will air live as scheduled tonight.

CM Punk series airs tonight

Just a quick reminder that “The Evolution of Punk” series following the mixed martial arts debut of former WWE star Phil “CM Punk” Brooks debuts tonight on Fox Sports 1.