In case you missed Monday Night Raw this week, Goldust approached R Truth backstage and asked him in his own creepy way to form a tag team. This is actually an idea that WWE has been discussing, as neither of the veteran performers have been doing anything on a consistent basis. Truth has been utilized for the occasional quick laugh, while Dustin Rhodes has been mostly an afterthought since returning from his long injury absence.
January 26, 2016
WWE announced this week that Stephen Amell would team up with Adrian Neville to take on Stardust and Wade Barrett at Summerslam. There were those backstage that were actually hoping that Goldust would be able to return in time to team up with his little brother. The belief was that the bizarre tandem would help intrigue the mainstream media attention that Amell is surely to bring.
August 11, 2015
While he still continues to deny the retirement rumors, the belief is that Goldust will be making the transition from active in ring performer to being a trainer. He will definitely stick around with WWE once he is done on the main roster. Lately, the people backstage have been talking about him being moved down to NXT to become one of the trainers there. Dustin Rhodes has long stated that he looks forward to that chapter in his life.
April 2, 2015
For those of you that have not been attending live events lately, WWE is routinely running the angle where the Intercontinental Championship keeps getting stolen by the performers who will compete for the belt in a ladder match at Wrestlemania. Cody Rhodes worked a match against Goldust in Erie on Saturday. While that was going on, Dolph Ziggler ran out from the backstage area and stole the title. Story will continue on Monday Night Raw.
March 8, 2015
As has been reported over the last couple of weeks, Goldust should be ending his term as a performer on the main roster after Wrestlemania. He will remain with WWE in some sort of capacity. While it was initially reported that he was going to be utilized as a backstage agent and producer, there are now talks that he could be used as a trainer in the developmental program. The former Intercontinental Champion might even work matches in NXT.
March 4, 2015
In the second match of Fast Lane, Goldust was able to get the pin fall victory over his brother Cody Rhodes, whose loss was protected because it seemed that the three count came out of nowhere. WWE was hoping for a better reaction from the audience, but the story hasn't been told well enough to get the crowd to invest themselves. In a backstage segment after the match, Stardust assaulted his older brother in front of Dusty Rhodes.
February 22, 2015
For those of you who are nostalgic and sentimental, it has now come time for us to truly appreciate the in ring work and the character of Goldust, as the performer is wrapping up his career as an active performer. According to reports, he should be done with that aspect of his career around Wrestlemania. He will then transition into a full time backstage agent and producer for WWE. Cody Rhodes is expected to go back to being solo.
January 23, 2015