Was Eve Torres Backstage At RAW?, Y2J’s WWE Return, & More


Partial Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter

— Eve Torres was backstage at Monday’s RAW but did not appear on television. She was scheduled to return after several weeks off screen. As of this writing, there is no word on why she wasn’t used. WWE officials were said to have enjoyed her role as John Laurinaitis’ Executive Assistant.

— Now that Chris Jericho has returned from his 30-day suspension, WWE is advertising Fatal Four-Way matches for the WWE title at several live events. The match is CM Punk vs Chris Jericho vs Kane vs Daniel Bryan. The title match is also advertised for the July 8 WWE Supershow in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.

— WWE’s North American live event attendance was down 3% in May compared to last year. Here are the figures:

* 6/22: RAW from Bethlehem, PA drew 4,600 fans and grossed $158,000.

* 6/23: RAW from Wheeling, WV drew 3,400 fans and grossed $115,000.

* 6/23: SmackDown from Springfield, IL drew 3,500 fans and grossed $95,000.

* 6/24: RAW from Huntington, WV drew 3,000 fans and grossed $90,000

* 6/24: SmackDown from Bloomington, IL drew 3,300 fans and grossed $100,000.

* 6/24: RAW from Fort Wayne, IN drew a sellout of 8,500 fans.

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