- Tonight's "Championship Thursday" edition of Impact Wrestling on Spike TV will feature Rob Van Dam defending the X Division Champion against an unannounced opponent, Mickie James facing Gail Kim, and AJ Styles teaming up with "Cowboy" James Storm to take on Christopher Daniels and Kazarian. Plus, TNA will reveal the location for Lockdown and it will be determined whether Wes Brisco earns a TNA contract after participating in "Gut Check" last week.
- Kenny King mentioned on Twitter late Wednesday night that he was heading to Orlando, Florida—site of tonight's live Impact Wrestling event. It remains to be seen whether he competes on the show, or like two weeks ago, wrestle in a match for international show TNA Xplosion.
King has not appeared on United States television since losing an X Division Championship Match to Zema Ion at Hardcore Justice in August.
- According to PWInsider.com, TNA Wrestling has quietly re-signed Velvet Sky. Company president Dixie Carter had been trying in recent months to finalize her return after leaving the promotion in the summer. The former TNA Women's Knockout Champion is expected to return early next year.