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Stephen Amell was injured training for his SummerSlam tag-team match with Neville against King Barrett and Stardust. Amell reportedly doing a snatch during a weight workout and the bar smacked him in the mouth causing a cracked jaw and a swollen tongue. [Wrestling Observer]
Amell posted this video, but it sounds as if he’ll be at SummerSlam.
Ring gear secured.— Stephen Amell (@amellywood) August 16, 2015
Stardust is also training.
We’re a week away from the Deadman Rising at SummerSlam.
Rob Schamberger is ready for Taker vs. Brock Lesnar.
Could SportsCenter be there? Sounds like a possibility.
So next weekend does anyone know of anything to do in Brooklyn. Don't have anything on my schedule. No wait… Yes I do. #SS— Jonathan Coachman (@TheCoachESPN) August 16, 2015
WWE has declared August 22 “Ultimate Warrior Day” in Brooklyn. [WWE.com]
Let’s get caught up on SmackDown since most of us missed it.
Hulk Hogan must not have ever wrestled at SummerSlam.
Oh, wait. [WWE.com]
Ric Flair picks who he’d want in a new version of the Four Horsemen, and it’s Miz, Dolph Ziggler, Cesaro and Seth Rollins. [With Spandex]
Charlotte and Becky Lynch will be at NXT Takeover: Brooklyn.
Lana is doing all right for herself.
Rusev be trolling.
Karl Anderson teases a Bullet Club reunion in NXT.
New Japan Pro-Wrestling
IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada will face Genichiro Tenryu at Sumo Hall in November. [Wrestling Observer]
The winner of the G-1 Climax Series is … [Wrestling Observer]
Ring of Honor will be partnering with NJPW for a tour of Japan in 2016. [PWInsider]
Brian Myers says Global Force is only getting started in TNA.
Ethan Carter III explains why your Facebook sucks.