WWE NXT Debuts Tonight, 2 ECW Stars Join RAW, Maryse's Title
By Ryan Clark | February 23, 2010
-- WWE NXT debuts tonight on SyFy, here are the official pairings for the show… * Chris Jericho will be mentoring Wade Barrett * Matt Hardy will be mentoring Justin Gabriel * William Regal will be mentoring Skip Sheffield * Carlito will be mentoring Michael Tarver * The Miz will be mentoring Daniel Bryan * Christian will be mentoring Heath Slater * CM Punk will be mentoring Darren Young * R-Truth will be mentoring David Otunga. The show begins at 10EST on the SyFy network.
-- You can follow WWE NXT rookie David Otunga on Twitter at twitter.com/DavidOtunga.
-- It was announced on RAW this week that Christian has joined WWE's flagship brand. The former ECW Champion battled Carlito in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match and won, earning an opportunity to compete in the Ladder Match at WrestleMania. Additionally, it was announced on the company website that Yoshi Tatsu has signed on with Raw as well. He took part in a Six-Man Tag Team Match last night.
-- Last night on RAW, Maryse finally won the finals of the Divas Championship Tournament to become the new WWE Divas Champion. She beat Gail Kim in a three-minute bout to complete the tournament that started last month after Melina vacated the title due to injury. In a backstage exclusive note, that match was postponed several times as there were times creative had it set and then changed it at the last minute.