– BoxingScene.com reports that 40 year old boxer Barrett is considering getting into pro wrestling. His friend John Cena has offered to have Barrett train at WWE’s FCW developmental facility in Florida.
– SmackDown Superstar Jinder Mahal has not impressed some WWE officials at live events with the feeling that going from doing squash matches on TV to longer live event matches shows that he is much greener than they originally thought. Some are saying that Mahal may have been called up too soon. He has been booked with Daniel Bryan on live events a lot because Bryan is seen as a talent who can keep matches together and carry his opponent when necessary.
– RAW Superstars Rey Mysterio and The Miz are booked for some of this weekend’s SmackDown live events, including the show in Pittsburgh on Saturday. Bret Hart is also booked for the Pittsburgh show, as the special enforcer during the Randy Orton vs. Christian match.
WWE’s house show at The Pit in Albuquerque, New Mexico has been moved to September 23rd. The original date was the 25th of September.