ROH vs. WWE In February, News On RAW, ECW, & More

Gabe Sapolsky has a new blog up, discussing the beginnings of ECW, ROH and now EVOLVE, reveals what current WWE contracted wrestler came up with the EVOLVE name, what his involvement would have been and more. You can read the blog at


The pre-sale information for the February 15th RAW taping in Des Moines, Iowa at the Wells Fargo Arena is WWECENA. The sale has already started.

WWE has moved their February 5th house show to the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia. ROH will be taping TV that night at the Arena in Philadelphia.

The American Wrestling Entertainment (AWE) group, that was mentioned in yesterday's news update about former WWE Developmental talent Ryan O'Reilly, is being promoted by Marvin Ward out of Virginia. He has been working on the tour for months, and has had to cut through a ton of red tape to do so.

Norm Connors, who promotes IWC in Pittsburgh, will run his final show this weekend. He has been considering shutting down the promotion since last year. Set to appear at the final show are TNA champion AJ Styles, The Sandman, Shane Douglas, Mike Bucci, Blue Meanie, Colt Cabana, Irish Airborne and Larry Sweeney.