NBA vs. WWE?, Wrestling Ratings In The UK, & More

Credit: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

— In the UK for the week ending on May 10th: TNA iMPACT drew 48,000 viewers, RAW drew 46,000 live and 50,000 for the replay, while SmackDown did 78,000 on Friday and 36,000 on Saturday.

— The Miami Herald has an article up which talks about the unlikely scenario of the NBA being bitter about WWE’s success. You can check it out at this link.

— In a related note, ESPN ran a poll asking what people would like to see more, the Nuggets-Lakers game or WWE RAW. The Nuggets-Lakers option won 79% to 21%.

— Former TNA personality and Survivor contestant Jonny Fairplay has issued a open challenge for a celebrity boxing match. The only stipulations are the opponent must be under 160 pounds and have no boxing experience.