SummerSlam Sold Out, Cena On TV, Wrestling Mentions At MTV Movie Awards

– This year’s WWE SummerSlam event is already sold out at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, and so is RAW the night after. SummerSlam 2016 takes place on August 21st. According to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, The Barclays Center was set up to accommodate 13,438 fans for last year’s SummerSlam and the following RAW.

– John Cena will be on Centerstage on the YES Network on April 12th at 11 PM, with several replays following. Cena has yet to return to RAW after his appearance at WrestleMania as he’s been doing press for his new show American Grit, debuting on FOX on April 24th. There’s no word on when Cena is next scheduled to appear on RAW, but he is expected to be cleared to wrestle by mid-May or June.

– Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson co-hosted the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday with Kevin Hart. There were some wrestling mentions when Chris Pratt won ‘Best Action Performance’ and thanked Johnson, Jesse Ventura, Roddy Piper, Lou Albano, Batista, Jimmy Snuka, Brutus Beefcake and others.