– As advertised during a commercial break on last night’s episode of ECW on Sci-Fi, Batista will square off against Ted DiBiase on this week’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown on myNetworkTV.
– WWE.com has a poll asking fans which male Draftee will flourish most on his new brand. As of this post, Raw Superstar Matt Hardy leads by a wide margin with 39% of the vote. Kane (14.54%), Triple H (13.88%) and Chris Jericho (12.96%) trail behind. They are followed by Vladimir Kozlov, Rey Mysterio, CM Punk, MVP, The Miz and Big Show in that order.
– WWE has released a new downloadable content pack for SmackDown vs. RAW 2009 featuring Superstars like Vader, Earthquake, The Bushwackers, Doink the Clown and others.
– Craig sent the following: Just reading the supplemental draft page on the official WWE website and they have filled in the ‘blanks’ as to how Alicia Fox went from wedding planner to teaming up with DJ Gabriel on ECW: “After being caught on tape carousing with Edge, The Rated-R Superstar’s wedding planner traveled to the U.K., where she met the talented DJ Gabriel. Both returned from across the pond to turn heads on ECW. Now that Alicia is back on SmackDown, what kind of waves will she make on Friday nights?”