— Kris Kristofferson was backstage at the WWE NXT event in Orlando, Florida last night. His son is under a contract as Garrett Dylan. Dylan trained in California.
— While the event has not sold out as of yet, ticket sales for WrestleMania 29 are going very well. WWE has already grossed around $11 million from ticket sales and the final gate is expected to top $12 million.
— Paul Heyman has picked this week’s WWE Classics Five-Star Match of the Week, and selected Brock Lesnar vs. The Rock for the Undisputed WWE Championship from SummerSlam 2002 as his pick. Here is what Heyman had to say about the selection…
“First of all, I disagree with the designation that it’s The Rock vs. Brock. It is Brock Lesnar vs. The Rock. Brock deserves top billing. And he deserves top billing because he won the match. [Brock] did not win the match with outside interference. In fact, The Rock hit me with a Rock Bottom through a table. I was not an equation. Brock Lesnar defeated The Rock cleanly to become the Undisputed WWE Champion. And in doing so, he put his boot on the neck of The Attitude Era and anointed himself the new reigning monarch of the WWE Universe.”