Source: The Wrestling Observer

— Ed Leslie (a/k/a Brutus Beefcake) was backstage visiting friends at Wednesday’s TNA iMPACT! taping.

— Karen Angle was backstage visiting TNA live events held over the weekend since Jeff Jarrett was refereeing the main events. There have indeed been discussions of bringing the former TNA Knockout back to the fold as part of Jarrett’s feud with Angle.

— Kip James was hanging out backstage at this week’s television tapings. Though he was recently dropped as a talent, he is still under contract to the organization as officials are trying to find a new role for him.