The latest edition of Wrestleview Weekly with Doug Lackey for June 27, 2018 is now online featuring Doug reviewing Asuka’s final match in Japan before she signed with WWE.
The show also features a look back at this week’s episodes of RAW and Smackdown Live, news of the week and checking up on WWE talent who disappeared from television.
You can check out the full podcast above.
Police comment on Shinsuke Nakamura incident
Deadspin.com is featuring an article confirming reports about WWE star Shinsuke Nakamura being pulled from the ring after an incident in Bakersfield this week.
A Smackdown live event took place on Monday in Bakersfield and according to the article, Nakamura was injured after a bite to the leg by a police dog.
The official police report provided the following details:
“On Monday, June 25, 2018, officers of the Bakersfield Police Department Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) Team were conducting a protective sweep of the Rabobank Arena in preparation for the WWE Live Summerslam Heatwave Tour. During the sweep, the EOD Team, which consisted of an explosive detection trained canine team and bomb technicians entered an area of the arena where an employee of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) was present. The canine entered the room to sweep for the presence of any explosive material. As the sweep took place the WWE employee was accidentally bit by the canine. The employee sustained an injury to his lower left leg. Medical aid was immediately summoned to the scene and the employee was transported to a local area hospital for medical treatment.”