Earlier in the month, Billy Gunn was fired by WWE after management found out that he had failed a drug test during a powerlifting competition. The belief is that it is simply a public relations move to avoid drawing negative attention from the media. Many feel that Gunn will be back as a trainer in a couple of months when the heat dies does. He is well liked by a lot of people in the company.
November 21, 2015
For years, Bill DeMott and Billy Gunn were staples of the developmental program in WWE. DeMott was fired after a major controversy. Well, now Gunn is following him out the door. Management was forced to fire Gunn after finding out that he was taking performance enhancing drugs for his power lifting career that he was doing on the side. The front office stated that they had no idea he was even doing that.
November 13, 2015
When word first spread that Hornswoggle was being suspended by WWE for a month due to violating the wellness policy for the first time, fans began to speculate as to what drugs he was using at the time. Reports have now surfaced that he might not have actually failed the test. There are talks that he was surprised with a random test at his home. When he was unable to produce urine within a three hour time span, he was given a fail.
September 29, 2015
Earlier in the month, an independent wrestling promoter accused Sabu of destroying a hotel room while using drugs in there. Not wanting his reputation and ability to be hired be ruined, the ECW legend has decided to respond. He said that the blood in the hotel room were because of injuries that he suffered during the match. He also stated that his dog made a bit of a mess. He denied using any drugs in that hotel room.
September 5, 2015
When someone has an addiction, more often than not, they try to find someone or something else to blame instead of looking at themselves in the mirror. Scott Hall might have done that in the past, but not any more. During a recent interview, the former Intercontinental Champion flat out stated that he did not blame professional wrestling for his years of abusing drugs and alcohol. He accepts the blame fully now.
September 1, 2015
After years of living on the edge, Jake Roberts warmed the hearts of professional wrestling fans when he was able to finally quit alcohol and drugs. He has been feeling a lot better since doing that. Life has gotten back on track. Now, the WWE legend wants to get rid of yet another one of his vices. Through social media, he informed his fans that he is going to try to stop smoking cigarettes.
August 25, 2015
Some disturbing news on Sabu have surfaced today. Apparently, he left a hotel room in really awful conditions. An employee of the hotel gave details to the wrestling promoter that had brought the ECW legend to town for a show. It is being said that there dog feces all over the floor and walls. The hotel staff also found drugs and syringes. The promoter is warning other independent wrestling promoters.
August 24, 2015
Throughout his life, Sean Waltman has done a lot of things wrong. Now that he is older, he is starting to admit some of those things. During his podcast interview with Steve Austin, the former WWE star confessed that he did drugs right before he had a match with AJ Styles on the independent wrestling circuit. The belief is that the drug of choice at the time was meth.
August 19, 2015
During his latest podcast interview, Steve Austin revealed to the world that he uses Viagra, a drug that helps erectile dysfunction. He stated that he doesn't necessarily need the medication, but he utilizes it because it helps him be a better performer in bed. Austin stated that he is 50 years old, so he wants to have as much pleasure in his life as possible.
June 11, 2015