-- The former "ChairMan" of WCW, La Parka, turns 47 years old today.

-- WWE NXT is set to hold its first taping of the year on 1/10 at Full Sail University. Shawn Michaels will be appearing in a non-wrestling role.

-- Tickets will go on sale on 1/11 for the 3/9 SmackDown house show in La Crosse, WI and the 2/23 SmackDown house show in Waco, TX,

-- WWE.com has a video up featuring tag team champion Daniel Bryan talking about how he wants to be known as "The Dazzler" in 2013. You can watch that at this link.