-- Anthony Nese has been released by TNA Wrestling. Nese was signed back in December of 2011 but had not been used much recently by the promotion.
Nese had contacted TNA for permission to work the Pro Wrestling Syndicate iPPV in Rahway, NJ on June 1st, teaming with Sami Callihan against The Great Muta and Kai. TNA told Nese he contractually could not work the iPPV. Nese was then offered his release, which he accepted.
-- Here are tonight's confirmed TNA iMPACT! matches:
* RVD vs. Bully Ray
* 10-Man Battle Royal: Featuring AJ Styles, Austin Aries, Robbie E, Robbie T, Devon, Garett Bischoff, Crimson, Magnus, Eric Young and Gunner
* Knockouts Title Match: Gail Kim © vs. Brooke Tessmacher vs. Velvet Sky
* Mr. Anderson vs. Jeff Hardy
* Samoa Joe vs. Kurt Angle
-- TNA runs tonight in Hattiesburg, Miss. at Lake Terrace Convention Center, and tomorrow in Jackson, Miss. at Jackson Convention Center with the following matches announced…
* Jeff Hardy vs. Mr. Anderson
* Kurt Angle vs. TNA tag champion Christopher Daniels
* Bully Ray vs. Rob Van Dam
* Samoa Joe & Magnus vs. Motor City Machineguns
* Velvet Sky vs. Angelina Love
* Garett Bischoff vs. Robbie E.