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Samoa Joe, Austin Aries injured at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn 2

It feels like NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn was forever ago, what with all the madness surrounding the WWE SummerSlam pay-per-view (PPV), but we’re still getting fallout from one of the developmental brand’s biggest shows of the year. This time, it’s word from two of the wrestlers on the show suffered injuries.

First, Samoa Joe, who lost his NXT championship to Shinsuke Nakamura in the main event:

Then, Austin Aries revealed he also took a hard one that messed him up:

Aries defeated No Way Jose before Hideo Itami showed up to deliver the very first televised GTS since he arrived in NXT. Yes, Aries could be playing up injury in support of the angle, but there’s his word. Take him for it or don’t.

Get complete NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn results and coverage here.

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