Here are a few WWE backstage news items from the December 30th 2022 edition of WWE Smackdown…
* Fightful.com had some notes regarding the show’s producers. “Road Dogg” Brian James produced the Bray Wyatt/LA Knight and Uncle Howdy segment and he also produced the Imperium and Braun Strowman segment. Adam Pearce produced Sheamus vs. Solo Sikoa. Jamie Noble produced Raquel Rodriguez vs. Ronda Rousey. Shawn Daivari produced the Hit Row segment. Jason Jordan produced John Cena and Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns and Sami Zayn. Jordan also produced the post-show segment with Cena, Owens, Drew McIntyre and Sheamus against the Bloodline.
* John Cena’s wife was in attendance for Smackdown. Cena granted several wishes with Make-A-Wish while he was at the event.
* Dave Batista was briefly backstage and Titus O’Neil shared a photo on Twitter. Ric Flair and Gerald Brisco were also in attendance.