Report on the health of AEW’s Jim Ross after he writes about “unexpected” emergency room trip

Earlier this week, AEW personality Jim Ross wrote on Twitter/X that he had an “unexpected” trip to an emergency room in Norman, Oklahoma due to “shortness of the breath.” JR later posted a photo of himself in the hospital and wrote to a fan that he is going to quit smoking.

In the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Dave Meltzer of noted the following about the situation…

“He said that he won’t be able to go to Las Vegas this weekend for Double or Nothing, which was his next announcing gig as right now he’s only doing PPV shows. He said that he has a Class A flu and raised heart enzymes to go along with breathing issues but was getting excellent care and expects to be fine in a few days.”