- As noted, WWE has announced the 2017 Royal Rumble for the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas on January 29th. They also confirmed that the 30-man Rumble main event will feature Superstars from both RAW and SmackDown with the winner earning a title shot for their brand at WrestleMania 33.
- As seen below, Triple H took to Twitter and Facebook today to honor WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino on his 81st birthday:
Wishing @SammartinoBruno a happy 81st Birthday...a living legend, a man of principle and #TheChamp who sold out @TheGarden 187 times!!! pic.twitter.com/AwEUEgvhT3— Triple H (@TripleH) October 6, 2016
So cool to see pieces of Bruno Sammartino's career today #HappyBirthdayBruno pic.twitter.com/5gk3fcEOtl— Cathy Kelley (@catherinekelley) October 6, 2016