– The Honky Tonk Man has posted a message on his official website requesting that Bubba the Love Sponge give him copies of all recordings where Eric Bischoff mentions him. HTM is considering legal action for defamation of character based on statements Bischoff made concerning his “value to the wrestling industry.” Prior to this, Clen requested that HTM remove all media from said show posted on his website.
– Taking house shows, television and pay-per-view events into account, here are some interesting win and loss statistics for TNA this year.
* Brutus Magnus dropped to 0-12 on the year following his loss to Mr. Anderson in the opening Eight Card Stud qualifying match last night on iMPACT. The only wrestler with a worse record than Magnus is Daniels, who is currently 0-13 on the year.
* TNA World Heavyweight champion AJ Styles lost his first match of the new year last night on iMPACT to “The Pope” D’Angelo Dinero. Styles was 16-0 before the airing of the match.
* Wrestlers who have yet to be beaten so far this year include Matt Morgan (4-0-1), Mr. Anderson (3-0), Orlando Jordan (1-0), and the Nasty Boys (1-0).
* Lacey Von Erich is the last remaining unbeaten in the Knockouts division as she is 1-0. Angelina Love was 1-0 prior to her loss to Tara last night on iMPACT.