Is a “Thursday Night War” Set to Begin Between WWE and TNA?, WWE Using Top Name Media Agent for TV Rights Negotiations

Nick Paglino

WWE Using Top Media Agent for TV Rights Negotiations

thursday night war​According to, WWE has enlisted the services of high-powered media agent Chris Bevilacqua to negotiate its TV rights deal.

Bevilacqua was responsible for the formation of College Sports TV and has negotiated TV deals for several college conferences.

Is a "Thursday Night War" Set to Begin Between WWE and TNA?

In what might become known as a "Thursday Night Wars" of sorts, TNA and WWE will be going head-to-head on Thursday nights when the Network launches, as WWE has announced a three hour block of programming which will take place on Thursdays.

WWE will be running Legend's House at 8pm, WWE NXT at 9pm, and Superstars at 10pm. Legend's House does not begin until April 10th, but in the meantime the 9-11pm time slot will see head-to-head competition between WWE and TNA, as Impact airs at the same time.

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