WWE NXT will debut next Tuesday in the old ECY slot and WWE released the names of the young NXT rookies and their veteran WWE mentors:
Heath Slater with Christian
Justin Gabriel with Matt Hardy
Skip Sheffield with MVP
Wade Barrett with Chris Jericho
Daniel Bryan with The Miz
Michael Tarver with Carlito
Darren Young with C.M. Punk
David Otunga with R-Truth
Surprisingly, Low-Ki (Who wrestled in FCW under the name Kaval) is not on the roster, while Bryan Danielson is, using his WWE name of Daniel Bryan.
ProWrestling.net reports that David Otunga was a contestant on the reality show I Love New York 2 and is currently engaged to singer/actress Jennifer Hudson.
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