As we reported here at Wrestling News World, Jerry “The King” Lawler had to be hospitalized due to complications with diverticulitis. In a further update, he was admitted to Methodist North Hospital in Memphis, TN and unfortunately, had to spend New Year’s Eve there.
Lawler is not expected to be at next week’s Monday Night Raw in Corpus Christi, Texas and can be moved from questionable to doubtful. The company has reportedly told him to take the week off and rest up. We're unable to confirm if he's still hospitalized at press time.
His girlfriend - Lauryn McBride - posted the following update on Facebook: