This event will serve as the post-TLC show for the red brand. It will also serve as a TV taping.
It was reported and later confirmed by looking at WWE’s event schedule that the company is giving the Raw stars time off on December 23rd due to taking place two days before Christmas.
While Smackdown will be live every week, WWE won’t be running a live show between December 20th and December 26th. WWE will be taping the December 23 episode of Raw this coming Monday night.
Thus, fans attendance Monday’s Raw will be there to see a five-plus hour taping for matches and segments that will air on the December 23rd episode.
The following matches are being locally advertised for Monday’s Raw, which will likely be dark matches:
Randy Orton vs AJ Styles w/The O.C.’s Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson
RAW Women’s Champion – Becky Lynch & Charlotte Flair vs WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions – The Kabuki