Talks are starting soon in Warrior’s (formerly Jim Hellwig) lawsuit against WWE regarding “The Self Destruction of the Ultimate Warrior” DVD.
Former WWE and ECW diva Francine worked the 12/1 Women Extreme Wrestling “Naughty Or Nice” show in Philadelphia, PA. That looks to be her last wrestling show for now.
The feeling backstage is that Jim Ross was only re-signed because there was some fear that he might jump to TNA. Ross signed a one year contract which includes two year company option. Jim Ross’ current WWE duties are announcing, doing the talent payroll, and giving written feedback for each TV show.
In addition to the 2/24 Auckland Smackdown show, WWE is also doing a Christchurch, New Zealand show on 2/23.
Edge reserved the top floor of a bowling alley last weekend and a surprise going away party with most of the WWE workers was held for Lita.