Mickie James Comments on Returning to WWE, NXT Officially Announces Roderick Strong’s Debut, Update on Paige and Alberto Del Rio

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Mickie James Comments on Her WWE Return

Mickie James Tweeted the following on her return to WWE to face Asuka at NXT Takeover Toronto for the NXT Women’s Title:

Paige – Del Rio News

Paige will be in attendance for Friday night’s Combate Americas event as she Tweeted the following:

WWE Officially Announces Roderick Strong’s NXT Debut

As noted, Roderick Strong will be making his WWE NXT debut as Austin Aries’ partner in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic. WWE has made the following announcement:

Roderick Strong debuts in NXT

ORLANDO, Fla. — Roderick Strong has arrived in NXT, and he’s ready to break some backs.

The independent wrestling scene standout and former world champion, known as “The Messiah of the Backbreaker,” made his debut between the yellow ropes Thursday at a taping of the WWE Network show at Full Sail University.

Strong’s surprise arrival continues to show that NXT is the premier destination for the hottest free agents in sports-entertainment.

For more on Strong’s debut in NXT, stick with WWE.com and tune into WWE NXT every Wednesday at 8/7 C on WWE Network.