WWE Hall of Famer Jake Roberts has been hospitalized in Las Vegas according to a report that first surfaced on TMZ. The TMZ report states he was rushed to hospital, as he took ill on a flight from Atlanta to Las Vegas. Doctors say he has double pneumonia and remains hospitalized in Las Vegas. Sinn Bodhi whi was travelling with Roberts and says he was in and out of consciousness. According to Bodhi two weeks prior Roberts had been to a doctor and was told he had a case of the flu and to rest.
Roberts is in ICU and apparently is in rough shape in terms of his immune system. Doctors are just allowing him to rest before anymore testing will be done. Roberts had a cancer scare just prior to his induction to the WWE Hall of Fame this past April. Bodhi in the TMZ report states ” Right now, we’re all just staying positive.”
We at Between the Ropes wish the best for Roberts to make a full recovery. We will update this story if any new information becomes known.