The following is an excerpt from an L.A. Times blog entry by Joe Flint, with quotes from Vince McMahon:
We have a lot of clout that most people don’t," McMahon said. While WWE wants its own network, McMahon said he has no plans to take "Raw" off of USA or move any of his other properties.
"It won’t be a threat, it’ll be an integration," he said, adding, "it’s good for `RAW’ to be on USA." Of course, McMahon also knows it will also help him in negotiations with his partners. "Having your own network allows you a lot of leverage."
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