Scheduled NXT events in Canada canceled, ESPN reporter apologizes, American Alpha interview

Scheduled NXT events in Canada canceled

To follow up on our earlier report regarding WWE announcing a new NXT TakeOver special for November 19 in Toronto the night before Survivor Series, the originally scheduled NXT live events in Toronto on September 22, St. Catharines on September 23 and Kitchener on September 24 have now been canceled according to WWE.

ESPN reporter apologizes

Amin Elhassan, a reporter for ESPN, issued the following tweet on Friday afternoon apologizing to new WWE Universal Champion Kevin Owens and his family after a joke he made in “poor taste” was tweeted out earlier this week. Elhassan had responded to a video of Owens’ son being happy about his father winning the title on Monday night. You can view his apology and original tweet below.

American Alpha interview

Michael Cole has a new interview up with American Alpha talking about the Smackdown Tag Team Championship Tournament and the tag team vision on Smackdown Live.