Here are a few backstage news items from the September 11th 2023 edition of WWE RAW via Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com…
* According to the Johnson, the word making the rounds among talents was that Matt Riddle was pulled from the show due to a “medical illness.” As previously noted, Riddle claimed that he was “sexually assaulted” by a New York City airport officer but then deleted his Instagram post.
* Despite Endeavor acquisition’s of WWE being finalized this week, there was no backstage meeting or acknowledgement of the transition. Johnson noted that Vince McMahon was physically present at RAW and Paul Levesque [Triple H] ran the event along with Bruce Prichard.
* Plans for RAW were reportedly not finalized until around 5:00 PM Eastern time. Multiple matches and segments were said to have been added/dropped or moved around.