Found February 16, 2012 on Wrestling-Edge.com:
- Jesse Sorensen has been released from the hospital and is back home recovering in Tampa, Florida.- Will Russo, Vince Russo’s son, had been working for TNA’s production team until this past Sunday when he quit the company via telephone call when it became clear that his dad was no longer employed.- As noted before, Spike TV President Kevin Kay threw a party for TNA after Monday’s Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando. This is said to have alleviated concerns about TNA and Spike’s long term relationship. It’s believed that TNA’s current deal with Spike expires this Fall.- TNA sources indicate that Dixie Carter’s Twitter announcement on Vince Russo this week was the first anyone in the company knew of Russo’s status, with the exception of those that are in Dixie’s inner circle. The decision to release Russ from his position as lead writer for the creative team didn’t come as much of a surprise because most of TNA’s creative in recent months had been directed by Bruce Prichard and Eric ...
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