What Happened After RAW, Kofi Kingston Update, WWE SmackDown Rating
– Friday’s WWE SmackDown episode scored a 1.85 rating, which is nearly even with a 1.86 rating on May 24th. SmackDown averaged 2.413 million viewers, down two percent from 2.465 million viewers the previous week.
– Kofi Kingston had surgery on his left elbow last week to remove bone chips. Dr. Jeffrey Dugas performed the surgery in Birmingham, Alabama. The following is an excerpt from WWE’s update on their website, from Dr. Amann:
“Kofi underwent left elbow arthroscopy last week with Dr. Dugas in Birmingham, Alabama. At that time, he was found to have two large bone chips about the size of a marble in his elbow joint. Those were removed. He’s in a sling. He’s starting physical therapy and doing very well.”
– After last night’s RAW went off the air, John Cena recovered and put Ryback through a table. Cena then celebrated with his father and the Special Olympians who were shown at ringside during the show.