– Mickie James had to withdraw from an appearance for Tajiri's SMASH promotion, citing a family emergency. "Unfortunately due to emergency family matters my trip to Tokyo was cancelled. =(," James wrote on her Twitter. "I'm so sorry to all my fans in Japan who were expecting me. I promise to make it up to you."
– The Corpus Christi Caller-Times has an interview with MVP, who is promoting next Tuesday's SmackDown! at the at American Bank Center in Corpus Christi. MVP calls WWE events "nothing like they have ever seen before," and also talks a little about this season of NXT. You can check out the full interview by clicking here.