US Wrestling Scene News

WWE: Special Edition of SmackDown! on December 28 has announced on the main page of their site that the December 28 edition of Friday Night SmackDown! will be a "Best of WWE 2007" show. You can vote for your favorite match of the year from several choices on their site. In related news, nothing has been announced regarding the Christmas Edition of ECW (that will air on Thursday, December 27. Odds are WWE will probably tape the SmackDown! Special from one of the arenas they use for tapings or one they use for a house show. They typically have two hosts representing the WWE and they run down the best of for that year.

On’s Troops site (, they have announced that the annual "Tribute To The Troops" Special will air on Christmas Eve (December 24) on USA. It’s unknown when the tapings will take place, however. Here is the paragraph from

WWE’s "Tribute to the Troops 2007" to Air in December
WWE Superstars and Divas will again be personally delivering holiday greetings to the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces stationed overseas. The footage can be seen during WWE’s annual "Tribute to the Troops" show which will air on Monday, December 24, 2007, on USA Network. Stay tuned for more details…