For quite some time now, Jake Roberts has been yearning for an in ring return to WWE. However, that appears to be in jeopardy now because the inventor of the DDT is having issues with his hips. Through social media, he revealed that he has been meeting with various doctors for a prognosis. It looks like surgery is going to be required to repair the damage.
August 19, 2015
Last we heard, Blackjack Mulligan was having some major health issues. He suffered a heart attack before he could go in for brain surgery. Apparently, the legendary performer and grandfather of Bray Wyatt is doing much better nowadays, as he was reportedly spotted attending a baseball game. No word yet on whether or not he has had the brain surgery to alleviate the pain.
August 14, 2015
Earlier in the week, Jerry Lynn asked for help from fans that he entertained over the years, and he received it in a big way. His GoFundMe account raised more than enough money for his much needed neck surgery. Lynn has vowed to pledge the currently $3,000 extra donations to a charity called Nashville Rescue Mission.
August 8, 2015
Not wanting to live with the pain, Jerry Lynn took to the internet to seek financial help for neck surgery. The ECW original needed $16,000. Thanks to the generosity of many, he was able to reach that goal in less than three days. Chris Jericho generously donated $2,000 to help the campaign reach its goal. Lynn is having the surgery in Nashville today.
August 6, 2015
As many of you already know, John Cena suffered a severely broken nose during Monday Night Raw and will require surgery to repair the damage. WWE decided to give Nikki Bella some time off to be with her real life boyfriend as he heads to the hospital. The Divas Champion missed a television taping this week, but she should be back on the road very soon.
July 30, 2015
In a very scary situation, Kurt Angle was rushed to the hospital by his wife after he lost feeling in his extremities and began having trouble breathing. It turns out that this is a side effect from having the tumor removed from his neck. The former world heavyweight champion require surgery and will be forced to miss his schedule appearance at the Comic Con event in London.
July 16, 2015
When Sami Zayn was first injured earlier in the year, many knew that he was going to need surgery and some time away from the ring. However, the exact amount of time has never been revealed. Well, reports have now surfaced that the former NXT champion is going to be on the sidelines until at least the end of 2015. Early 2016 is the estimated return date.
July 15, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the tumor that Kurt Angle is having surgery to remove. It was initially discovered in 2012, but doctors did not feel the need to do anything about it at the time because it was not affecting Angle. They are removing it now because it was starting to block a nerve in the arm.
July 2, 2015
Over the last couple of days, TNA has been hit by the impending departure of several performers. They're about to lose their world heavyweight champion, but fortunately for them, it will only be for three weeks. Kurt Angle will be taking time off to have surgery to remove a tumor from his neck. It is said to not be too serious.
June 28, 2015