— ESPN Radio Chicago talk show host Jonathan Hood passed along an interview he conducted this week with TNA Knockout Tara where she talks about her career, changes in TNA Impact Wrestling in recent years and the company hitting the road with TV tapings starting in Chicago.
— Pete Spiewak passed along this release:
Former WWE Diva and TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Mickie James to Meet Fans in N.Y. on March 2
Mickie James, a former WWE Diva and two-time TNA Women’s Knockout Champion, has been added to the list of guests appearing at “The Big Event” in East Elmhurst, N.Y., on March 2, which is being presented by Sports Fan Promotions.
The TNA Wrestling star will join former wrestler and current model Barbara Blank (formerly known as Kelly Kelly), WWE Raw announcer Jerry “The King” Lawler, wrestler Jeff Jarrett, actor Dustin “Screech” Diamond, former wrestling personality Stacy “Miss Kitty” Carter and more for the convention in New York.
James—the only wrestler in history to hold the WWE Women’s, WWE Divas and TNA Knockout Championships—along with the other guests, will be available for photo opportunities and autographs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Admission for the show is $10.
Additional guests will be announced soon.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.SportsFanPromotions.com or like Sports Fan Promotions on Facebook.