Early News on WWE Raw & Smackdown on 2018 Christmas and New Year's Day

-- With Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day falling on Monday and Tuesday in 2018, WWE will go back to pre-taping those shows ahead of time and airing them later.

-- As of this time, it is looking like Monday, December 17 will be both a live Raw and a taped Raw and the same will be true for the 12/18 Smackdown having both the live show and tapings for the next week.

-- For the New Year's Eve and New Year's Day shows, it appears WWE will tape those shows over the weekend on 12/29 and 12/30.