The fighter in question is Muhammed “King Mo” Lawal, who will be signing with TNA and Viacom affiliated Bellator. Viacom owns Spike TV so there is your connection. Other newsworthy bits out of this story are Hulk Hogan’s claims that Chris Masters and John Morrison are trying to get TNA deals and Slammiversary will be the last TNA PPV outside of Orlando until 2013.
Punk – Bryan, WWE Acknowledges ROH– Wrestling Inc.
In addition to the story from yesterday about ROH showing a match between Punk and Daniel Bryan from their Ring of Honor days, WWE.com posted a feature acknowledging the match. Pretty neat stuff.
Tag Team Title Match at Over The Limit– SEScoops
Hopefully, this is the first step in rebuilding the tag team division. I know we’ve pined for it on multiple occasions on this site. Looks like the New Champs, Kofi & Truth will face either Jack Swagger & Dolph Ziggler, Epico & Primo, Darren Young & Titus O’Neal, or multiple teams in a title match in a few weeks at Over the Limit.
That’s all for now gang, stay tuned later today for Dan Swagger’s scintillating Impact Preview. Sound off on these stories in the comments!