— The Big Show missed Sunday night’s SmackDown live event in Louisville, Kentucky. Wade Barrett wound up replacing him and lost to Alberto Del Rio in the champion vs. champion match.
— Mark Henry posted the following to Twitter about the Elimination Chamber match:
“I should be world heavyweight champion at #WrestleMania. Winning the #WWEChamber this sunday in Nola will happen.”
— The Rock posted the following to his Twitter feed:
“Journalist: “How do u balance family, multiple movie releases, prep for Hercules, @WWE champ & having no days off?” Me: “Steak & lovin” 😉