WWE News and Notes
– Besides a 50th anniversary of WWE DVD coming out later this year, the company is also going to release a 50th anniversary book.
– Speaking of WWE DVDs, new matches have been confirmed for WWE’s Madison Square Garden DVD set due out on 8/27:
* WWE Title Match, Superstar Billy Graham vs. Bruno Sammartino – 6/27/1977
* Boot Camp Match, Sgt. Slaughter vs. The Iron Sheik – 6/16/1984
* Triple H returns on RAW – 1/7/2002
* Trish Stratus vs. Mickie James on RAW – 9/11/2006
– Eva Marie and Jo-Jo Offerman (pictured above), new WWE trainees that will be introduced on “Total Divas,” are apparently being brought in for eye candy as they are developing a bad reputation in the ring.
– The scheduled dark main event for tonight’s Raw is listed as John Cena vs. Ryback in a tables match for the WWE Championship.
(information from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter and ProWrestling.net were used in this report)