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By Mike Johnson on 2018-11-08 09:17:00

Online now for Elite subscribers is a 70 minute discussion with Gabe Sapolsky discussing the WWE relationship with EVOLVE, the influx of NXT talents in EVOLVE, reaction to some of the negative responses to the move online, why this move is so beneficial for all involved, Fabian Aichner, The Street Profits, Kassius Ohno, Johnny Gargano's new direction in NXT, comparing the energy working under Triple H vs. working under Paul Heyman, what he would critique about HHH, what he credits him with, how the EVOLVE-NXT influx came to be, overcoming the setbacks in his career, reflecting on mistakes he may have made and changes he's made, fighting burnout as a booker, knowing when its time to change, his feelings going into his WWE journey and how its completely changed, things in today's independent wrestling world he doesn't like, a discussion of why attitudes among younger wrestlers may have changed, whether the NXT-EVOLVE deal impacts Wrestlemania weekend plans, what they mean for EVOLVE's video library, the piece of advice he gives to everyone when he's speaking to talent, this weekend's EVOLVE events, the anniversary of one of the best matches he's ever seen, how wrestling fans consume content has changed, the Club WWN streaming service , whether he ever takes a moment to reflect on how far he's come from selling ECW programs and tons more.  You can listen to the audio and everything else we offer, ad free, at

EVOLVE announced the following complete lineups for their events this weekend in Michigan and Illinois, which will stream live on Club WWN:

Friday 11/8 EVOLVE 115 - Livonia, Michigan

*EVOLVE Champion Fabian Aichner vs. Kassius Ohno

*EVOLVE Tag Team Champions The Street Profits vs. WWN Champion JD Drake & Anthony Henry

*205 Live's Mustafa Ali vs. DJZ

*SHINE Champion Allysin Kay vs. Shotzi Blackheart

*AR Fox with Ayla & The Skulk vs. Austin Theory with Priscilla Kelly 

*Four Way Freestyle: Harlem Bravado vs. Jason Kincaid vs. Josh Briggs vs. Leon Ruff

Saturday 11/9 EVOLVE 116 in Oak Lawn, IL:

*EVOLVE Tag Team Champions The Street Profits vs. AR Fox & Leon Ruff.

*WWN Champion JD Drake vs. Austin Theory with Priscilla Kelly vs. Harlem Bravado

*Mustafa Ali vs. Darby Allin

*Kassius Ohno vs. Shane Strickland

*EVOLVE Champion Fabian Aichner vs. Anthony Henry

*Freelance Champion Isaias Velazquez Vs. GPA

*Jason Kincaid vs. Josh Briggs

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