— WWE developmental worker, James Bronson, is currently recovering from back surgery. Bronson’s procedure was done by Dr. James Maroon. Bronson (age 38) is the son of Neil Freidman, the president of Mattel from 2005 until 2011. Freidman was also most recently the president of Toys R Us.
— At last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings, which will air on August 2nd, Christian defeated Randy Orton and Rob Van Dam in a #1 contenders match. Christian will now face Alberto Del Rio for the World Title at WWE’s SummerSlam PPV. Full **SPOILERS** for this week’s and next week’s WWE SmackDown broadcasts are posted on the main newsboard. Full **SPOILERS** for next week’s RAW and next week’s Main Event/Superstars broadcasts are also posted on the main newsboard. We’re all set with the TV tapings through next week.