- WWE Hall Of Famer Bob Backlund was in attendance at the WWE live event in Syracuse, New York on Friday night.
- Roman Reigns mentioned Goldust in a tweet posted on his Twitter account on Saturday afternoon. Reigns wrote:
“@DUSTIN_RHODES1: the poor fool isn’t familiar with how we do things. #WWEBattleground = #TheRhodesRetirementParty Believe That!”
- Damien Sandow hyped his match at Sunday’s Battleground pay-per-view event, writing on Twitter, “Tomorrow @TheDamienSandow. Vs @HEELZiggler . My money is on Mr. Money in the Bank! #battleground #kickoff”