- As noted, WWE has just announced James Ellsworth vs. WWE Champion AJ Styles for tonight's SmackDown opener. In the video above, a WWE reporter caught up with Ellsworth backstage and asked if he's prepared for the match. Ellsworth says any man with two hands is prepared... prepared to become WWE Champion.

- WWE stock was even today, closing at $18.93 per share. Today's high was $19.07 and the low was $18.73.

- WWE posted this video of Zack Ryder unboxing the Star Wars Smart R2-D2 interactive droid, a Walmart exclusive:

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