Jerry Lawler At Indy Event Tonight, Mike Tyson Update
-- Jerry "The King" Lawler will appear at Dory Funk, Jr.'s "Support Your Troops" show in Ocala, Florida on Saturday night. He will wrestle in an eight-man tag team match with Dory Funk and will also be the "Special Trouble Shooting Referee" in a three-way match for the promotion's Women's Title. The show takes place at the !BANG! TV soundstage at 7:00 PM. Ticket information is available at 352-895-4658.
-- As a reminder, Mike Tyson will make his first non-WWE wrestling appearance at the WrestleReunion convention for the weekend of 1/27-1/29. The event will take place at the Westin LAX in Los Angeles, California. Tyson will have photos with fans for $99. Autograph prices have yet to be announced.
-- NBS Sports Network will air the debut of a new boxing series tonight and it will be the last chance for you to see the former ECW Arena. The first episode will broadcast live from the former arena. The series itself is designed to feature an "intimate, gritty view" of boxing. The article says the arena is known for the rise of "extreme wrestling". The article didn't mention that the arena will soon be ripped out and remodeled for a planned 3,000 seat concert venue.