Jerry Lawler : Hospitalized | What happened to

WWE Hall of Famer and wrestling legend Jerry “The King” Lawler has been hospitalized since yesterday. Check out what happened to him.

Jerry Lawler : Hospitalized | What happened to

Lawler was born November 29, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee, where he graduated from Treadwell High School.

Jerry Lawler : Hospitalized | What happened to

Jerry O’Neil Lawler, better known as Jerry “The King” Lawler, is an American color commentator and professional wrestler.

He is currently signed to WWE, although he has not performed as a full-time commentator since April 2020.

Jerry Lawler hospitalized 

According to a new report, Jerry Lawler was recently hospitalized. The WWE Hall of Famer was rushed to the hospital after a medical episode in Florida.

According to a report from PWInsider, the WWE Hall of Famer suffered a medical episode in Florida yesterday afternoon.

Jerry Lawler : Hospitalized | What happened to

The report states that Lawler was out with his friends for lunch before he fell ill and was rushed to the hospital after a while.

Jerry Lawler was last seen at WWE Royal Rumble 2023 as one of the kick-off show panelists for the premium live event. He also made a return to the commentary booth for a match on WWE RAW is XXX.

In 2012, Jerry Lawler had an episode while he was commentating for WWE RAW. Upon his return, Lawler reduced his time as a commentator and made sporadic appearances for the company on special occasions while working with the kick-off team.

The 73-year-old superstar has largely contributed to the world of sports entrainment and professional wrestling for a couple of decades as an anchor, host, wrestler, commentator, and producer.

What happened to 

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler suffered a medical emergency on Monday and is recovering in a Florida hospital after undergoing surgery.

Florida TV station Action News 5 first reported the story, stating the 73-year-old suffered a stroke in his Fort Myers, Florida, home.

Jerry Lawler : Hospitalized | What happened to

Our Dave Meltzer is reporting it was not a stroke, but a blood blockage to the right side of Lawler’s brain.

Meltzer also reported that Lawler was found outside his home face down and was rushed to the hospital. 

As of now, no further update has been given regarding Lawler’s health. Meltzer said Lawler awoke from surgery and tried to talk, but couldn’t and has no feeling on the right side of his body.

Later in the afternoon, Dutch Mantell tweeted that he has regained partial use of his arm and his speech is still affected, “but he’s improving.”

Lawler’s son, Kevin, is flying to Florida and is in contact with WWE.

Lawler has had heart issues in the past and suffered a stroke in 2018. He also suffered a heart attack during an episode of WWE Raw in 2012 while on commentary that nearly killed him. He had competed in a tag team match earlier that night.

The Memphis legend was last seen on WWE TV during the Royal Rumble pre-show, but hasn’t been a regular on the Raw commentary team in several years.

Even with his past health issues, Lawler was still active in the ring and working indie shows. He had last wrestled in January after a 2022 that saw him in ten matches, mainly in the Southeastern U.S.

Sportsworldzone sends our best wishes to The King, his family, and his millions of fans across the globe during such difficult times.

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