Backstage News On Bully Ray & Mr. Anderson, AJ Styles Plans, Impact Tapings, Mickie James
– Bully Ray isn’t in the TNA World Heavyweight Title tournament because the idea is to distance TNA from anything the previous regime was involved in and Aces & 8s was all Eric Bischoff. Ray is being programmed with Ken Anderson with the idea of building up Anderson.
– Regarding the AJ Styles storyline where he defends the World Heavyweight Title around the world, the plan is to keep him off TNA TV for several months.
– TNA has confirmed three Impact Wrestling tapings from on November 21st, November 22nd and November 23rd from Universal Studios in Orlando. All future TNA events at Universal will be held at Soundstage 19, which is the former Nickelodeon studios. This building is approximately 16,000 square feet, compared to 22,000 square feet at the former Impact Zone in Soundstage 21.
– There has been no talk of Mickie James returning to TNA.
(Partial source: PWInsider)