Update On Jeff Hardy's MySpace & Twitter Accounts, Chavo Apologizes & More
— Matt Hardy wrote a message on Twitter today with an update on the status of Jeff Hardy’s Twitter and Myspace accounts. “For the record, Jeff and [Jeff’s girlfriend] Beth do not have any official Twitters or Myspace accounts. “When the time is right, their accounts will return.” Hardy’s Twitter and MySpace pages were taken down shortly after his arrest earlier this month.
— TulsaWorld.com has an article up looking at the strong business WWE did for Tuesday’s SmackDown & ECW taping at the BOK Center. The show drew the largest attendance for a WWE event ever in Tulsa with more than 10,000 fans attending. BOK Center General Manager John Bolton said, “I am thrilled at the crowds for this event and excited to see our success continue into our second year of operation. The WWE is an event that we look forward to hosting each year.”
— BroadcasterMagazine.com reported today that WWE has signed a new 3-year deal with The Score network in Canada. In a press release that was issued today, Shane McMahon, WWE’s Executive Vice President of Global Media said “We are delighted to be continuing our partnership with The Score which would not be possible without the dedication of our WWE fans in Canada. The expansion of our programming on The Score with entertaining television such as WWE Vintage Collection along with our established programs of WWE Experience, RAW and SmackDown allows viewers more opportunities to enjoy the action-packed excitement of WWE.”
— Chavo Guerrero apologized to his fans for harsh comments he made on Twitter earlier in the week. After getting made fun of for constantly coming up on the short end of the stick in his feud with Hornswoggle, Chavo went off, calling the fans “retards” and questioning their sanity for thinking wrestling is real. Today, he wrote, “Had a few to many last night! 🙂 u know 1st day of the tour and all.” He added, “Ok, so I have a temper. i’m Latino, Remember! lol … If I offended anyone last night, sorry. I’d kiss u all if I could.”
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