Some afternoon news & notes:
– PWInsider.com’s Mike Johnson is reporting that TNA has been in meetings with the Fox network (not Fox-owned MyNetworkTV as originally thought) for what might end up being a multi-network deal. We’ll have more on this as the story develops.
– The San Diego Union-Tribune has a story on WWE’s upcoming July 4 house show in Tijuana, featuring Rey Mysterio’s in-ring return in the main event, partnering with John Cena and Bobby Lashley to take on Umaga, Randy Orton and King Booker.
– Due to the Mexico trip, WWE is taping all three shows this week on Monday, with RAW, Smackdown and ECW holding a “Supershow” event.
– According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Finlay was off TV and house shows for a few weeks this month after asking for some time off.
– Heat this week is a special “John Cena edition” — found here — featuring matches from Wrestlemania 21 (vs. JBL), Royal Rumble 2006 (vs. Edge), Wrestlemania 22 (vs. HHH) and the June 4, 2007 RAW (vs. Umaga and Khali).
– Also on WWE.com’s broadband video channel: Goldust hunts the nWo, Cryme Tyme shows off its diggs, The Miz explains Hoo-RAH, half-naked divas get massaged and more.
– WWE.com’s latest Where are they now? on Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart.
– Hey remember Tatanka? He remembers you, and has updated his MySpace blog.
– Matt Sydal is scheduled for the TNA tapings this Monday, according to PWInsider.com.
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