It didn't take very long for the trial to come to a verdict, but Hulk Hogan has just received the biggest victory of his life, much bigger than beating Andre the Giant at Wrestlemania 3. A jury has determined that Gawker was in the wrong for allowing footage from a Hogan sex tape to go public. Hogan felt that he was wrongfully taped while having sex with the wife of Bubba the Love Sponge, a former close friend of his.
March 19, 2016
Disturbing new details have emerged from the Hulk Hogan sex tape controversy. It turns out that an employee that works for Bubba the Love Sponge, whose wife Hogan was having sex with in the video, attempted to blackmail Hogan. Matthew Lloyd attempted to get a million dollars in hush money from the WWE legend. Lloyd was unaware that he was being taped by Hogan's lawyer.
November 18, 2015
There is a Legends of Wrestling event taking place on June 7, and all eyes will be on that because people want to know if the Scott Steiner rumors are true. There are reports floating around that the promoter of the show decided to pull Steiner after the controversial incident that he had at the airport with the wife of Hulk Hogan. If other promoters follow suit, then that could have quite the adverse affect on his ability to make a living.
April 10, 2015
Wanting to share his side of the story, Scott Steiner did a quick interview with TMZ. He stated that the reason why he approached the wife of Hulk Hogan at the airport was because he wanted to let her know that it was wrong for Hogan to induct Randy Savage. Steiner stated that Savage hated Hogan, and everyone in the industry was aware of that. Hogan has been telling everyone that the two of them made up, but his sincerity has been questioned.
April 8, 2015
The issue between Scott Steiner and Hulk Hogan just keeps getting uglier. TMZ has now reported that an investigation has begun. There are allegations that Steiner threatened to kill Hogan during Wrestlemania week. While Steiner is brushing off the situation, security cameras at the airport do confirm that he approached Hogan's wife at the baggage claim area. Things got so bad that WWE actually banned Steiner from their events.
April 7, 2015
Further details have been revealed about the ugly situation between Scott Steiner and the wife of Hulk Hogan. Apparently, the former approached her at the baggage claim area and threatened that bad things would happen the next time that he sees Hogan. The comment disturbed the wife pretty badly, especially since she had no clue who Steiner was or what his relationship with Hogan was. Hogan requested that WWE ban Steiner from all events.
April 3, 2015
Earlier in the week, it was reported that WWE had banned Scott Steiner from attending any of their events during Wrestlemania week. Some further details have now been revealed. Apparently, something happened on the airplane between Steiner and the wife of Hulk Hogan. It is being said that it was a very ugly situation that deeply upset her. Hogan informed the front office of the story, and they immediately banned Steiner.
April 2, 2015