-- As previously reported, TNA signed Austin Aries to a new contract. The new contract is said to be much longer than his original short-term deal and is said to be for one year.
-- TNA currently has live iMPACT! Wrestling tapings scheduled for Thursdays from May 31st through July 26th, with more dates possible as they progress. Currently, June 14th is listing both a live iMPACT! taping in Orlando and a house show in Belton Texas, as the company sometimes starts their weekend house show run on Thursdays. Additionally, TNA has a house show scheduled for June 22nd in upstate New York following an iMPACT! taping in Orlando the night before.
-- As noted over the weekend, Hulk Hogan's ex-wife Linda Hogan is in talks with hip hop artist Ricky Romance to appear in the music video MILF, TMZ.com reports. Hogan would join production by the end of the month if an agreement can be reached. Romance also disclosed his love for the 52-year-old to TMZ.com, who broke up with 23-year-old boyfriend Charlie Hill last week. "I'm in love with [Linda]. I wrote the song for her hoping to get her attention ... it's a perfect time since she is single now," he says. "I hope to marry her and have our first child by next year."
"Watching a little bit of WWE and Lilian Garcia looks stunning," she wrote. The SmackDown Diva responded to the TNA Knockout, writing, "Awe thks sis! Miss ya!!"