– EastValleyTribune.com has a story on Sun Devil Stadium turning 50 years old. The article notes that the Arizona Cardinals moved from Sun Devil Stadium to the University of Phoenix Stadium after it opened in 2006, with a number of entities following suit including BCS bowls, the Super Bowl, The Rolling Stones, and high school football championships. WrestleMania in 2010 is briefly mentioned in passing as well, although in reality, it has yet to be confirmed. There was an interview with Wayne Gretzky at the end of last year with a Swedish newspaper and he was shown wearing a Wrestlemania 2010 jersey with a WWE logo and the slogan “Destruction in The Desert,” which would indicate that Wrestlemania 2010 would be in Arizona. Quite like the Olympics, a number of cities look to land WrestleMania, which is where things are at this point. You can read the article at the following link. Thanks to Mike Vendely for the link to the article.
– WWE will be releasing the “Best of Starrcade” DVD on January 13, 2009, according to Amazon.com. WWE also has plans to release a “Legends of Wrestling” DVD set two weeks later on January 27, 2009. You can see the product page at the following link. WWE will be releasing the Armageddon 2008 DVD on January 20, 2009.
– This week on WWE 24/7, they’re playing the episode of Raw following the In Your House: Badd Blood pay-per-view in which it was announced that Brian Pillman had passed away. On this episode of Raw, it features the controversial interview between Vince McMahon and Melanie Pillman. You can see the programming schedule for the rest of October at the following link.