TITLE

WWF SERIES DIVVY GRAPPLERS

AUTHOR(S)
Dempsey, John
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/1/2002, Vol. 275 Issue 22, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the assignment of specific wrestlers exclusively to the World Wrestling Federation Entertainment series 'Raw' and 'Smackdown' in a move to distinguish the two.
ACCESSION #
6462198

 

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