- Top indie tag team The Young Bucks were invited to WWE's tryouts back in September but they politely turned it down.
- The December 13th WWE live event in Wheeling, West Virginia drew 4,000 fans. Monday's RAW from Detroit drew a near sellout of 11,800 fans.
- We noted before that former TNA Knockout Brittany (Santana Garrett) was backstage at last week's NXT Takeover special. She was actually scheduled to wrestle NXT Women's Champion Charlotte at the Friday night NXT TV tapings but Charlotte was booked twice already so the match was nixed. The entire set of NXT TV tapings were actually re-written that afternoon.
Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
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