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WWE reports Braun Strowman has a ‘shattered elbow’

UPDATE: According to reports, he will indeed need surgery. More here.

This week’s episode of Monday Night Raw started with Braun Strowman demanding and receiving a match against Baron Corbin at TLC, with multiple stipulations attached to it. A victory would mean a Universal championship match against Brock Lesnar at Royal Rumble.

Then, in the very next segment, WWE ran an injury angle during a six-man tag match, where Corbin did this:

Not long after, WWE.com reported he sustained “serious” injuries and was being transferred to a local medical facility for further evaluation. Later on during Raw, Michael Cole told viewers he suffered a “shattered elbow,” continuing a new WWE trend of trying to make injuries, both real and imagined, sound as bad as possible.

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