— With both Smackdown and IMPACT taping last night in Orlando, some of the talent ended up running into each other. Hernandez shared the same plane with Booker T and his wife, posting the following… “Booker T just rolled up as well with Mrs T and the kids.”
— Also, The Miz met up with TNA agent Al Snow, and posted the following… “Saw Al Snow in da airport n got to thank him for trainin n puttin up w/ me don’t worry @BillDeMott I thanked u w/ every squat #500sTheNumber.”
— Sinclair Broadcasting, the parent company of Ring of Honor, has acquired Freedom Communication TV stations for $385 million. The deal gives Sinclair eight new affiliates in Texas, Florida, Michigan, New York, Tennessee, and Oregon. Potential ROH timeslots will be added down the line. Here is the list of the acquired stations…
* KFDM of Beaumont Texas
* WPEC-TV of West Palm Beach, Fla.
* WWMT of Grand Rapids-Kalamazoo-Battle Creek, Mich.
* WRGB Albany, N.Y.
* WCWN Albany, N.Y.
* WTVC of Chattanooga, Tenn.
* WLAJ of Lansing, Mich.
* KTVL of Medford-Klamath Falls, Ore