Madison Square Garden officially re-opened following the second stage of it's billion dollar renovation on 10/25, getting a ton of media attention in the New York City area. You can check out photos of the venue and more in this NBC NY article.
CM Punk was interviewed and appears in the new DC Comics documentary "Necessary Evil", discussing the villains of the DC Universe. The film was just released on DVD and Blu-Ray.
TMZ featured comments from Shawne Merriman, who noted he isn't signed to WWE, backing up what we had already reported - that he was at the Performance Center for a two day tryout and hasn't been signed to the company yet.
Ohio independent wrestler Danny Todd portrayed "CM Skunk" on Smackdown. I guess CP Munk was booked elsewhere.
Dolph Ziggler has been cast in a role in the Max Landis (son of John Landis) film "Me Him Her", which will shoot this summer in Los Angeles.
The belief is that Ricardo Rodriguez will be off TV until a new role is found for him. At one point, there was talk of putting him with Rey Mysterio.
Kris Zellner reporting....Sin Cara gave an interview to Tercera Caida while WWE was on tour in Mexico and spoke candidly about his time in WWE saying that he feels like he is going upward now that he is healthy and hasn't felt this good in a while. Sin Cara also talked about the controversial action figure with him in a sling which was a mistake and he thought it was pretty funny and didn't take any offense to it. Cara was asked about rumors of WWE having interest in Volador Jr. and he welcomed that idea wholeheartedly saying that he thinks Volador could be big there. The hosts also brought up comments made by the current Mistico in Mexico about the former Mistico and Cara said that Mistico is crazy if he thinks that he is better than Cara was when he was under that gimmick.
Michelle McCool noted on Twitter that she ended up in the ER last night after badly cutting her finger while slicing an apple.