It looks like the tension between WWE and Hulk Hogan is starting to ease a bit. The company has decided to bring back more of his content to the Network. When the racial controversy first broke out, management did everything that they could to cut ties with the former world heavyweight champion. Many believed that things would go back to normal as soon as the heat died down, which it has quite a bit.
October 5, 2015
When he found out that TMZ was going to posting a controversial video on him, Hulk Hogan immediately called WWE to inform them of the situation. The former world heavyweight champion revealed that Vince McMahon never even bothered to talk to him during the entire ordeal. Hogan stated that Triple H was the one that kept in touch with him. HHH was also the one that gave Hogan the bad news about their business separation.
September 15, 2015
While a lot of companies have been avoiding Hulk Hogan over the recent racial controversy, a production company in England is going the opposite direction. They're welcoming the former world heavyweight champion with open arms. Simply Prestige is bringing Hogan and a couple of other older wrestlers to town for an intimate meet and greet with the fans. He'll be discussing his personal and professional life with them.
September 9, 2015
Earlier in the week, Bret Hart sparked some controversy when he accused Hulk Hogan of being happy that Roddy Piper died. The cheap shot did more damage than normal because Hogan is still under the weight of a racial controversy. Hogan decided to respond through social media. He stated that the comments were out of line. Hogan also said that he is praying for Hart.
September 5, 2015
There is a slight chance that Hulk Hogan could end up in jail for a period of time. The former world heavyweight champion has been accused of lying under oath because statements he made towards lawyers for Gawker and the FBI are conflicting. If this is proven to be true, then Hogan could be placed behind bars like how Martha Stewart was.
August 8, 2015
Since the two of them have not been able to get along very well over the past couple of years, it should come as no surprise that Scott Steiner would be jumping all over the Hulk Hogan controversy. The former world heavyweight champion recommended that Hogan shoot himself to death. Steiner also feels that Hogan tried to throw Vince McMahon under the bus.
July 29, 2015
Just to show you how far WWE is taking this thing, security in the arena at Monday Night Raw this week not only banned signs about Hulk Hogan, they also forced the paying audience members to change their shirts if it involved the former world heavyweight champion. Management really wants to stay as far away from their legendary star as they can.
July 28, 2015
Back during the 1980s, Kamala and Hulk Hogan engaged in a pretty memorable feud, which naturally has caused people to wonder what the former thinks about the controversy surrounding the latter. The Ugandan Giant stated that Hogan is a friend and not a racist. He does not have an ounce of anger towards the former world heavyweight champion.
July 26, 2015
While he had no qualms about discussing the topic through social media, CM Punk opted for the high road when asked about the Hulk Hogan controversy during a questions and answers session with UFC fans this week. The former world heavyweight champion playfully mocked Hogan online by referencing an old Booker T interview and the much maligned Bill Cosby, another 80s icon.
July 26, 2015
For years, WWE has made millions of dollars off of the popularity of Hulk Hogan. This week, he ends up costing them millions of dollars. Thanks to the racial scandal that surfaced through the mainstream media this week, the company saw the value of their stocks take a $50 million plummet. It is hard to blame investors for being upset with the former world heavyweight champion.
July 25, 2015