Backstage News & Notes From TNA’s Impact Wrestling Tapings

- Scott Fishman from Spike TV was at Wednesday’s Impact Wrestling tapings in New York City. This is notable for a number of reasons but the company continues to reiterate to talent that negotiations between the two parties remain “ongoing.” You can read our latest update — including details on a disconnect and what Dave […]

TNA War Hero Profiled Amid In-Ring Debut

FoxSports.com has a feature article on war hero Chris Melendez signing with TNA Wrestling. Melendez debuted at Wednesday night’s Impact tapings in New York City. In the piece, he discussed losing his leg after an IED explosion on the battlefield in Iraq. “When I was able to open my eyes after the explosion I looked […]

TNA Signs Chris Melendez To Multi-Year Contract

TNA Wrestling announced on Wednesday they have hired Chris Melendez under a multi-year agreement. Melendez is a former Team 3D Academy student and is a veteran of the United States Army. He was severely injured while in combat in Afghanistan, resulting in the amputation of his left leg. It didn’t stop him from pursuing his […]