More Various News: Winnipeg Supershow Lineup, TNA Removes Names From Roster, More
Posted by Chris Lansdell on 08.19.2010
Some more Thursday news...
- Monday's episode of Raw was beaten in the ratings by the Giants vs. Jets game (5.61 million viewers), American Pickers (5.20 million), Pawn Stars (two episodes with 6.08 and 6.24 million), The Closer (6.82 million) and Rizzoli & Isles (6.45 million). Warren the Ape, featuring a guest appearance by Mick Foley, had 510,000 viewers.
- WWE will return to the MTS Center in Winnipeg on October 23 for a Supershow, with Sheamus vs. Edge and Kane vs. Big Show headlining the card. Rey Mysterio & Randy Orton vs. Nexus is also scheduled, along with The Miz, C.M. Punk, Christian, Kofi Kingston, Dolph Ziggler, Hart Dynasty, Evan Bourne, Cody Rhodes, R-Truth, Jack Swagger, Alicia Fox, Melina, Kelly Kelly, Eve, Maryse, Layla, Serena and Tiffany.
- Tomko and Rosie Lottalove have both been removed from TNA's active roster.
- Rey Mysterio will appear for FCW on the September 5 show in Kissimmee, FL at the Osceola Heritage Park Exhibition Hall for an autograph signing.
- An interview with Scott Norton is available here. He discusses being Kendra Wilkinson's bodyguard and says he is looking to get back into wrestling, particularly with TNA.
- Bubba The Love Sponge tweeted the following about a real Hulk Hogan Twitter account today:
@HULKHOGAN4REAL welcome hootie. And yes I can verify this is hulk hogan my guys set it up. Bubba
- Steve Austin talks about The Expendables and being a heel in the film here.
- An article on B. Brian Blair's run for a Florida House seat is available here. It talks about Blair's son being arrested twice in the last two months and includes Blair's response that his son is fighting drug issues.
- A story on Cody Rhodes and his August 24 appearance on Warehouse 13 is available here.
- A clip about Trish Stratus' upcoming movie Bail Enforcers is available here.