WWE Mobile Alerts just sent out the following: BREAKING News: Tonight LIVE at 8/7 CT on USA Network, Jim Ross returns to the Raw announce booth while Jerry Lawler continues his recuperation.
WWE reached out to John “Bradshaw” Layfield about filling in for Jerry Lawler at tonight’s Night of Champions pay-per-view. I haven’t heard if they agreed on a deal but Jim Ross is also in Boston. Make sure you’ll join us for exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com beginning at 8 PM EDT.
Jim Ross says he has no doubt Jerry Lawler will return to WWE broadcasting sooner than later and will likely return to the ring if he chooses. Below is an excerpt from JR’s latest blog: The King is quickly recovering from the major heart attack that he suffered Monday night during Raw in Montreal. I […]
Jim Ross talks about providing play-by-play for WWE ’13 embedded in the video below:
Jim Ross posted the following update on Jerry Lawler on Twitter: The King is moving around and eating. In great frame of mind. Getting better by the day. All good news. On road to full recovery.#WWE — Jim Ross (@JRsBBQ) September 13, 2012
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website regarding his friend and former broadcast colleague Jerry Lawler. Below is an excerpt: What an amazing and unreal 24 hours it has been with the major heart attack suffered by my long time partner and friend Jerry Lawler live during Monday Night Raw. It feels […]
Jerry Lawler passed out during last night’s WWE Monday Night Raw broadcast. As the night wore on, stars from both WWE and TNA showed their support for Jerry. Below are tweets from Jim Ross, Diamond Dallas Page, Kofi Kingston, Mick Foley, Gunner, Gregory Shame Helms, and Jay Lethal: Update: Bret Hart, who appeared throughout the […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are some highlights: Tonight’s Montreal Raw should be loaded w/ emotion in the arena. Montreal native and WWE HOF Pat Patterson will be recognized. One of the smartest wrestling minds in history. I learned so much from Pat when I came to […]
The official WWE YouTube channel posted a clip from “WWE Download” of Dolph Ziggler highlighting a Randy Orton botch. Ziggler also calls Orton “the cure for insomnia” and references popular online series Botchamania. The video is embedded below: –Jim Ross has teased that an upcoming edition of Raw will be special for him, in the […]
– Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website at this link. – Kevin Nash is advertised to work for All Japan Pro Wrestling on September 23, 2012. Nash is scheduled to team with Keiji Mutoh to face the team of Seiya Sanada & Taiyo Ke. – Triple H’s new look […]
Jim Ross has a new blog on his official website. Below is an excerpt: Loved the Chicago crowd’s interaction and contributions to the broadcast. An enthusiastic live audience can make the difference in a fair show becoming a good show. I’m still a fan who also enjoys reading the signs which I see as unique […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below are some highlights: -Backstage skits are largely, in my opinion feast or famine. The Anger management scenes were entertaining especially when Kane named off a list of some of his indiscretions including “burning a couple of people.” -The HHH highlights brought back some great memories […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below is an excerpt: Irony…Ryback gets @Goldberg chants (which I have no issue with) and gets knocked by some of my Twitter followers @JRsBBQ because his singlet is airbrushed ala RVD as if that’s a mortal sin. At the same time, the higher skilled Dolph […]
Jim Ross has a new blog entry available on his official website. Below is an excerpt: Enjoyed SummerSlam by and large. HHH/ Lesnar was intense and old school. Loved it. Some younger fans who like circus acts may have wanted more high risk stuff. Who is the best in the world? My answer is essentially […]
The official WWE website has a new article up written by WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross, in which he discusses doing commentary with Vince McMahon and Jerry Lawler in the 1990s. He continues in the following excerpt: While I am not a major fan of three-man announce booths in general in any genre, there […]