— WWE stock was up to $13.49 per share today, it’s highest close in a while.
— July 10th in Bridgeview, IL is Hulk Hogan Fan Appreciation Day. Outside of Chicago at Toyota Park the Hulkster will be signing autographs from 2-6 PM.
— WWE is back on the hunt for new announcers. They cite the requirements as 1-to-3 years play-by-play sports announcing experience, writing and TV production skills, excellent verbal communication skills, a college degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field, and knowledge of the programming, talent and storylines. Send to WWE, Attn: Human Resources, Subject: HJ-Tv Talent/JS, 120 Hamilton Ave. Stamford, Ct 06902.
— TNA has reached a sponsorship deal with energy supplement company Stacker 2, who was a long-time WWE sponsor.
–Combat Zone Wrestling’s annual Tournament of Death takes place Saturday at 3 p.m. at the Ultraviolent Underground at 179 Ebenezer Church Rd., in Townsend, DE. This indy event has become legendary for it’s over the top violence.