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DEAN AMBROSE UPDATE, WWE TAPING SMACKDOWN TONIGHT AND MORE WWE NEWS

By Mike Johnson on 2014-08-19 09:00:13
WWE announced that Dean Ambrose, who was stretchered out last night has "escaped" from medical personnel and WWE officials and is now "at large." Ambrose was expected to take time off to film the WWE Studios "Lockdown" film so that may have been the storyline exit for him to do the film.

John Cena was held off Raw last night to sell the beating he took at the hands of Brock Lesnar. He will return to TV at the 8/25 Raw taping in Anaheim, CA.

WWE is taping Smackdown and Main Event tonight in Phoenix, Arizona. Randy Orton vs. Rob Van Dam is set for Smackdown. Big Show vs. Erick Rowan is set for Main Event.

This Wednesday on the WWE Network will be a new documentary "Journey to Summerslam" where you can "Witness the journeys of Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, and Roman Reigns - from their humble beginnings to the biggest event of the summer!"

The next scheduled Arizona event is a 3/21/15 house show.

WWE is already selling replicas of their new championship belt.

"Guardians of the Galaxy" featuring Dave Bautista, has now grossed $222,661,385.

Scheduled for Thursday's WWE NXT on the WWE Network:

*Tyson Kidd vs. Tyler Breeze.

*Big announcement from Triple H.

*NXT Tag Team championship contender's tournament: Vaudevillians vs. Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady.

*NXT Tag Team championship contender's tournament: Sin Cara and Kalisto vs. Adam Rose and Sami Zayn

*WWE NXT Women's champion Charlotte vs. Becky Lynch.

*Mojo Rawley vs. Steve Cutler.