- After last night’s WWE SmackDown tapings ended, the SmackDown heels surrounded the ring to attack Randy Orton – Wade Barrett, Ted DiBiase, Cody Rhodes, Justin Gabriel, Heath Slater and Tyson Kidd. Before they could attack, Big Show and Ezekiel Jackson ran down to help Orton clean house to end the show.
– WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross is undergoing stomach surgery today to correct a “traumatic incisional hernia.” Ross tweeted early Wednesday morning: “Wearing #BoomerSooner shorts & my lucky Sam Bradford shirt to the hospital. Let’s kick some ass.” … “Surgeon is a former OU DE & is working for sauce. He’s fixin a bull & 2 dogs b4 me this morning. :)”
– Dolph Ziggler and former WWE star Chris Jericho attended a Motley Crue rock concert on Tuesday night in Los Angeles. Jericho tweeted: “Motley Crue just officially kicked my ass with one of the best ROCK shows I’ve ever seen…”
– Former WWE star Chuck Palumbo turns 40 years old today while former nWo member Scott Norton turns 50 and Brad Armstrong also turns 50.