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
Things are not looking too good for the health of Blackjack Mulligan. He was scheduled to undergo brain surgery to alleviate some pain that he has been experiencing. Unfortunately, though, that had to be put on hold as the legendary wrestler ended up suffering a heart attack first. Mulligan is in critical condition, but he is awake.
June 17, 2015
While no official statement has been released in regards to how long he is going to be gone, the belief is that Tyson Kidd might need to miss more than a year of action from WWE. It looking more and more likely that he is going to require surgery to repair the spinal chord injury that he suffered last week.
June 10, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the Tyson Kidd incident, and they do not sound good. Apparently, the former world tag team champion suffered some sort of spinal injury during his match with Samoa Joe. He was sent to the hospital and may have had surgery. Reports have surfaced that Kidd is expected to be out of action for several months, which means that Antonio Cesaro might be utilized as a singles performer again.
June 4, 2015
It looks like Samoa Joe is coming into NXT at just the right time. Already, the promotion has lost Hideo Itami for several months because of a shoulder injury. Many were waiting to hear how long Sami Zayn was going to be on the sidelines as well. Reports have now surfaced that the former heavyweight champion will undergo surgery. The amount of time has yet to be revealed, but he will be off of television for at least the next month.
May 26, 2015
It looks like we will not be seeing Goldust on the road with WWE over the summer months. He will be at home rehabbing from the shoulder surgery that he will be undergoing this week. He had an MRI earlier in the week to determine if it was something that he could work through. Dustin Rhodes also revealed that he could be out for as long as four months. Fortunately for the front office, the former Intercontinental Champion was not involved in a story.
May 6, 2015