Smackdown, Sammartino, JR, Rock, TNA Jul 03 - 11:52 pm EDT
Daily Rapp Up by Bryan Rapp
There are Superstars spoilers and off air notes from last night's RAW in Laredo, TX. WWE's latest RAW Backstage Fallout features Kofi Kingston, David Otunga, Brodus Clay and others. The fan Alberto Del Rio went after was WWE cameraman Luis Vazquez. WWE cancelled the July 10 Smackdown in Colorado Springs, CO due to the local fires, with the RAW on July 9 in Denver, CO now hosting both shows.
WWE posted their new move to 3 hour RAW commercial on YouTube. WWE's new ad was produced by USA Network. Mark Henry and Rey Mysterio Jr's returns may be part of RAW 1000.
Bruno Sammartino's representative says his declining of WWE's Hall of Fame induction had nothing to do with Triple H as had been apparently rumored. Jim Ross' latest BBQ blog entry discusses RAW, movies, Andy Griffith, and more. Jim Ross will be in attendance at the National Wrestling Hall of Fame's Hall of Fame weekend on July 13-14 in Waterloo, IA to help Gerry Brisco evaluate talent. Mark Wahlberg's 3 year old son reportedly punched The Rock in a very sensitive place during their time filming Pain and Gain.
WWE is reportedly working on an nWo themed DVD release scheduled for November. Silvervision released a trailer for WWE's Undertaker: The Streak DVD and Blu-Ray release. There are WWE notes on Steve Lombardi, Amazon Prime, No Holds Barred and more.
Nashville Chancery Court granted WWE's motion to have TNA's temporary restraining order against them dissolved prior to the original July 12 end date. WWE filed a motion to have TNA's lawsuit against them dismissed on June 28. Scott Steiner was served with his TNA lawsuit and has until July 19 to respond.
The latest TNA Today features an interview with Jeff Hardy. TNA posted their Impact React with X Division wrestlers commenting on the X Division Title Tournament. Live Audio Wrestling interviewed Bobby Roode about breaking from Team Canada, Bound for Glory, Hulk Hogan's comments and more. Rent-A-Center is offering fans a chance to hang out with Hulk Hogan.
Dragon Gate USA announced new matches for their July 28 and 29 shows in Taylor, MI and Chicago, IL. The third match of Colt Cabana and Adam Pearce's Best of Seven series for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship will take place in Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN on Saturday as part of a Steel Domain Wresting internet PPV. CZW posted the first episode of their CZW Wired podcast. Kayfabe Commentaries released a preview of their Timeline: History of WWE 1995 with Kevin Nash.
That's it for today. Thanks for reading.
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