Partial Source: Pwinsider

-- The Times Union Center in Albany, NY sent out the following today: Bruce Jacobs & Brian Cady of 104.5 The Team - ESPN Radio will be squaring off in a sumo wrestling match before TNA on December 29th. The "bout" will take place in the Times Union Center before the TNA event begins! This should be good! Really? I'll be live at this event covering it for the website.

-- In an update on JCW cancelling their next i-PPV at the former ECW Arena, there are rumors among the local wrestling scene that the Athletic Commission were not happy the last time JCW ran the market due to the fact that they used light tubes without permission and that may be the reason for the cancellation of the event. More shortly.

-- Former WWE star Chris Masters is going under the name Concrete in Wrestling Retribution Project, a professional wrestling television program developed by Jeff Katz. The promotion is based on a 13 week serial schedule and will be available via DVD and streaming media. The tagline for the former WWE star's character reads, "I do not bend. I do not break." A look at the character is available at http://www.geekweek.com/2011/12/wrp-first-look-day-16.html