Life is extremely rough for Axl Rotten at the moment. He has been in the hospital for the past seven months because his back gave out on him. Since the former ECW star has been unable to work, he has exhausted all of his medical coverage. Rotten is now seeking help. Fans thus far have thrown $1055 towards his GoFundMe goal of $12000 over the first three weeks. Doctors have told him that he will never be able to wrestle again.
May 25, 2015
In a rather interesting situation, William Regal has been receiving threatening calls from someone at a hospital in Houston. They are suggesting that his family will be targeted. Regal interestingly enough posted all the information on social media and asked for help on there. The former WWE star has since contacted the police. No word yet on the status of the culprit, but Regal is taking some precautions to protect his loved ones.
April 20, 2015
ABC News has now reported the cause of death for Perro Aguayo, a huge wrestling star in Mexico. It has now been revealed that he suffered three fractured vertebrae during the match. There are still conflicting reports, however, on when he actually died. Some are saying that he passed away while still in the arena, while others are saying that he still had vital signs at the hospital. An investigation into the incident is still ongoing.
March 26, 2015
Luke Williams revealed some troubling news about his longtime partner Butch Miller during a interview this week. He stated that his Bushwhackers partner would have died in 2002 if he had not found him in time. Williams also stated that Miller was in the hospital for three months, including nearly two weeks in ICU. He also noted that Miller had his hips taken out during that time and did not receive a replacement on until a decade later.
March 23, 2015
Earlier this week, reports surfaced that Homicide needed surgery for a torn rotator cuff and that he would need to leave TNA while recovering. It appears that the company is going to try to help him out financially. The former LAX member recently contacted management about his situation, and they agreed to allow him to work a few dates to make the money necessary to pay for the hospital stay. He worked Impact Wrestling this week.
March 15, 2015
There are those that are under the impression that Diamond Dallas Page ended up in the hospital because he participated in the Royal Rumble match this year. That is not the case. The former WCW star stated that fans should not blame WWE for the incident because the injury started well before that pay per view. Doctors have informed DDP that his short participation in the match did not do any additional damage to his injured throat.
February 10, 2015
Some good news for Diamond Dallas Page. He is being allowed to check out of the hospital for a couple off days. However, the former WCW World Heavyweight Champion is being advised to not talk or scream during the next couple of days. DDP is scheduled to head back into the hospital for surgery on Thursday or Friday, where doctors will attempt to repair his issues with Subglottic Tracheitis. No word yet on how long the recovery period will be.
February 9, 2015
Some very troublesome news about Diamond Dallas Page has emerged. He is currently in the hospital, and it looks really bad. The former WCW World Heavyweight Champion was not able to breathe because his vocal cords had somehow become connected. DDP revealed that there was absolutely no space in between them. Doctors currently have him in the intensive care unit, and surgery sounds like it will be necessary to repair the damage.
February 7, 2015
An interesting little segment took place during Total Divas this week. Nikki Bella and Brie Bella took the time to go visit Eva Marie in the hospital, where the twins each caressed Eva's breasts to see the difference. During the visit, Brie noticed that Nikki was not wearing underwear, which is especially weird during a hospital visit. The idea here is to showcase just how different the sisters are from one another, even though they are twins.
January 27, 2015