PWInsider.com has confirmed that WWE was finally able to start the TV tapings at the Performance Center after a lengthy delay. As previously noted, WWE canceled the Smackdown portion of the tapings which will now take place on June 26th prior to the show airing. This Friday’s Smackdown was already taped on Monday.
Mike Johnson of PWI noted that “they are still waiting for all talents and staff to be cleared to come in as they are still awaiting the return of some of yesterday’s testing results.”
Twitter account @Wrestlevotes published the following text from a source regarding the backstage situation: