- Wrestling legend Ric Flair was assaulted by his wife Jacqueline yesterday evening, resulting in the police being called. Neither were arrested or hospitalized after the situation was assessed. In 2010 Flair’s wife was arrested for punching Flair in the face.
- CM Punk posted the following on his Twitter after watching his new DVD:
“Watching an early copy of my DVD. I’m pretty speechless. Very humbling… So many people I respect. Telling stories about my life and career. I can’t put it into words.
- MMA star King Mo will be reporting to OVW at the end of the Summer to begin training for his TNA debut. He is currently rehabbing a leg injury and staph infection.
- Corporate Press Release:
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. : WWE® Names Casey Collins EVP of Consumer Products
WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the appointment of Casey Collins as Executive Vice President, Consumer Products. Collins will oversee WWE Global Licensing, Home Entertainment and Publishing. He will report directly to WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon.
Prior to joining WWE, Collins was Executive Vice President, Global Licensing & Entertainment at MGA Entertainment, where he oversaw the entertainment, consumer products, retail development and promotions divisions. Before joining MGA Entertainment, Collins spent 10 years at Lucasfilm Ltd., where he was responsible for the management of Lucasfilm’s domestic and international licensing and retail merchandise programs.
Collins also spent time as Director of Worldwide Licensing & Motorsports at World Championship Wrestling, Inc. (WCW), where he built and managed WCW’s worldwide consumer products program. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Business from Florida State University and did post graduate work at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
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