Wrestling Saturday / July 14
The United States Bankruptcy Court of the Southern District of New York has ordered the WWF to retract statements made on both WWF Raw and WWF Smackdown regarding ownership of ECW. The parent company of the former ECW is now in bankruptcy court, and virually all subsequent trademarks are included in the proceedings. WWF spokesmen claim that the ECW reference in their programming is a part of the fictitious script, and will plead that case.
- Hulk HOG-an confirms a TV taping @ the Universal Studios on Aug 8. He plans to market the taping in hopes of finding a distributor. Kid Kash reports that he is with the group, as is Roddy Piper and Bret Hart.
- The NY Post quotes Hugh Hefner as saying that Chyna will pose again.
- The overnight rating for WWF Smackdown shows a 4.8 broadcast with an 8.0 share.
- Eric Bischoff is due to testify in court this week in the Atlanta Gold Club case. Biscoff allegedly received favors from the employees of the club, as did several other sports stars and clients.
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