Big Tri-Brand RAW Coming Up, WWE Spoils SD’s Chamber, More

– As reported earlier, the legendary Von Erich family is set to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame this April. In an update on their induction into the Hall of Fame, Kevin Von Erich and his sons Ross and Marshall will be accepting the award on behalf of the family.

– The final RAW taping before WrestleMania on Monday, March 30 will actually be a SuperShow featuring wrestlers from all three brands. Also, local advertising for the March 9th Raw taping in Jacksonville, Florida has a John Cena vs. Randy Orton match taking place.

– Last month’s issue of WWE Magazine released about a month ago apparently spoiled the outcomes of the qualifying matches for SmackDown’s Elimination Chamber Match that ran over the course of a few recent episodes of Friday Night SmackDown. The feature correctly noted all six participants for the match. The magazine reads: “Six Superstars. One WWE Championship. Mix together these elements and you have the potential for an explosive Elimination Chamber match at No Way Out.” The magazine goes on to list Jeff Hardy as Wildfire, Triple H as an Avalanche, Undertaker as a Blizzard, Big Show as an Earthquake, Edge as a Tsunami, and Vladimir Kozlov as a Volcanic Eruption. We covered the ad then but had no idea that would end up how things are. To view the ad, check out

– Mickie James will be participating in tomorrow’s live blog on the WWE Universe site from 7:30 to 8:00 p.m. ET. Then, throughout the night, Melina, Beth Phoenix, and Layla will join the blog.