- WWE Hall of Famer Sunny was scheduled to host a Royal Rumble viewing party at Highland Park in New York City tonight. Obviously with her being in jail she won't be able to make it. The promoters are looking for a suitable replacement.
- Sources in Japan have confirmed to The Wrestling Observer that Ric Flair suffered a blood clot in his left leg over the weekend, preventing him from returning to the ring in a tag match. Flair was examined in the emergency room but doctors wanted to admit him into the hospital. Flair refused to check in and ended up appearing at the show at ringside, as we noted earlier. Flair is flying back to the US today and is still scheduled for a series of autograph signings in Las Vegas later this week.
- Besides the NXT tournament at yesterday's WWE Royal Rumble Fan Fest, the following matches took place: