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.