— TheSun.co.uk reports that WWE staff members were told to take the Sting masks being handed out at SummerSlam and throw them in the trash. The back of the masks featured an advertisement for TNA’s Bound For Glory event, and hyped it as Sting’s final appearance in his home state of California.
— Ayako Hamada, who made her TNA debut on Thursday, will be making her debut for the Shimmer indy company on Sunday, November 8, 2009 at the Berwyn Eagles Club in Berwyn, IL, just outside of Chicago.
— The PWTorch Newsletter reports that Homicide is telling friends that he asked for his release from TNA over a month ago, but his request was denied. Apparently he’s been frustrated by the company wanting to split up him and Hernandez. People close to the situation feel that he was given the X Division title in an attempt to make him want to stay around.