– NXT star Hideo Itami, who suffered a neck injury during a tag team match at the October 1st NXT show in Largo, Florida when he took a bad bump, teased on Twitter that he is ready to return to action. At the time of his injury, it was reported that he would only be out for two months, so it appears that Itami could return to in-ring action soon. He posted the following:
I am ready.
— Hideo Itami / 伊丹英雄 (@HideoItami) January 18, 2017
– As noted, Jerry Lawler will be on commentary for the Royal Rumble match with Corey Graves and Michael Cole later this month. Both Cole and Mauro Ranallo took to Twitter to comment on the news. They posted the following:
— Mauro Ranallo (@mauroranallo) January 18, 2017
— Michael Cole (@MichaelCole) January 18, 2017
– WWE will be holding a RAW live event at the Oncenter War Memorial Arena in Syracuse, NY on Friday, March 17. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, Jan. 27 at 10 a.m. at Ticketmaster.com.