The following are some news and notes coming out of last night’s NXT Takeover: R Evolution live special on the WWE Network according to a report by Mike Johnson:

* Backstage morale was said to be “through the roof.”

* Kevin Owens suffered a broken nose from a palm strike by CJ Parker during their match on the live special. 

* Parker suffered a deep gash on his hand as well from the palm strike to Owens.

* Finn Balor’s Carnage-themed face & body paint will be a permanent look of his going forward.

* New shirts have been released for Finn Balor and Kevin Owens, as well as replica title belts of the NXT Title, NXT Women’s Title and NXT Tag Team Titles over at