Re: WWE: The Acquisition of TNA
-Last night basically confirmed the purchasing of TNA however that is not the only bombshell as WWE has decided to cancel ECW due to ratings, Sci-Fi has terminated there contract. It was planned to have Christian Cage be the last ECW champion. It has been commented by Vince: “His (Christian’s) style has grown on me.”
-There were some major roster cuts to make room for the new roster this weekend the comfirmed ones are:
The Great Khali
The Bella Twins
Vickie Gurrereo (To Spend time with family)
-Also these are the only wrestlers from TNA that WWE has had contact with:
-Sting is said to be considering retirement.
-Foley will probably have a non-wrestling role.
-While not yet confronted Jeff Jarrett is another name being talked about.
-Shawn Michaels and Undertaker have also asked for time off. Triple H will be off as well to sell the punt kick.
- Trish Stratus is expected to be on RAW
- Also on Raw Miz/ Morrison due to the fact that they hold the tag team titles
-Finally the Following Roster trades have been made:
Rey Mysterio for MVP
Batista for Triple H
Chris Jericho for all of Smackdown! Divas
CM Punk for Matt Hardy
Free Roster (TNA/ECW Confirmed):
WWE Champion: Randy Orton
World Heavyweight Champion: John Cena
Intercontinental Champion: Rey Mysterio
United States Champion: MVP
World Tag Team Champions: Cryme Tyme
WWE Tag Team Champions: Carlito/Primo
Women’s Champion: Trish Stratus
ECW Champion: Christian Cage
TNA World Champion: Samoa Joe
TNA Legends Champion: AJ Styles
Last edited by Coolquip : 08-29-2009 at 10:11 PM.