Breaking News: Jerry Lawler Hospitalized

Jerry Lawler Hospitalized

Breaking news coming out of Baltimore, Maryland – site of tonight’s WWE RAW.

WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler has been hospitalized.

Lawler was vomiting and experiencing chest pains this afternoon and it quickly became clear he needed urgent medical attention.

The news comes from a reliable source who is backstage at RAW right now.

Jerry Lawler suffered a heart attack on September 10th, 2012 during a live episode of WWE RAW from the Bell Centre in Montreal.He underwent an angioplasty the following day to improve blood flow to his heart and returned to the ring just 8 months later.

Update (5:40pm EST): Kevin Cerrito of is reporting that Lawler had blood work done at the hospital and is now “doing fine.”

  • Walter White

    Damn hope he’s ok.

  • smartin2293

    That doesn’t sound good at all! Here’s to a quick recovery Jerry!

  • The Cunninghammer

    I seriously hope he’s okay. Tonight’s RAW will not feel the same.

  • 10YearOldBoy

    My Prayers are with you Jerry the KING lawler!

  • boogie

    :( hope he gets well

  • A Realist

    Oh, no. Come on, man. Don’t do this. Pull through!

  • lou

    damn. that’s what happened in THE WRESTLER. vomiting and passing out. damn. more heart problems. get well jerry.

  • Noach

    Hope this isn’t a work.

    • Ninjastar

      A work???? are you freaking kidding me?

    • Mike Farris

      ARE YOU SERIOUS BRO. why would wwe work a heart attack.

      • thomas

        They did one with Eddie guerrerro ? LOL

  • Lou Rock

    And they’re gonna have Brock Lesnar destroy a legend tonight? Wonder if they’re rethinking that plan…..

  • danielle

    hope the king wil be ok. i enjoy him on raw. i dislike michael cole and jbl , so i’m happy when jerry is commentating

  • 123456789

    Get well soon King

  • SomeInternetGuy

    I don’t want the King of Memphis wrestling going away anytime soon. Somebody give this guy a mechanical heart!

    • Marshall Mathers

      You have no respect !

      • SomeInternetGuy

        What are you talking about?!! I WANT HIM TO LIVE FOREVER!!

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  • captaindaddy72

    I hope he’s ok, this is so sad.

  • Y2J

    Pull through Jerry, you’re not The King Of Memphis for nothing.


    please be alright king i just lost and uncle minutes ago and reading this sends goosebumps

  • heartattack

    that’s what u get for continuing eating fried chicken


    A little piece of nostalgia will be gone if Jerry doesn’t make it to Old School RAW :(

    Get well soon King.

  • aszure42

    Going to take more than that to take the King down.

  • Lou Rock

    Vintage Lawler.

  • Lou Rock

    HAD TO

  • Montoya

    He came back to soon
    Get better the real King of the South