Earlier in the week, it was revealed that Brad Maddox had been released by WWE because of comments that he made towards fans in Indianapolis during a dark match on Monday Night Raw. The 31 year old did not take long to decide on what he wants to do with his career next. A return to the independent wrestling circuit was announced. Maddox also revealed that he will be going by Mad Braddox from now on.
November 30, 2015
During an Off The Top Rope segment on ESPN, Charlotte discussed her previous career choices before deciding to become a WWE star. In high school, she always wanted to get a full scholarship to a Division I university to play volleyball, which she did. She wanted to do that before becoming a personal trainer, something that she wanted to do back in high school. Wrestling became an alternate option later on.
November 17, 2015
Earlier in the year, it was revealed that Kurt Angle wants to get into the field of education as a teacher. Some even suggested that he would also be a wrestling coach in high school as well. During a recent interview, Angle revealed that he was putting those plans on hold. The former world heavyweight champion signed with a new talent agency in hopes of getting more acting gigs to further his career in Hollywood.
November 17, 2015
While filming an interview segment for Oprah's Master Class, Dwayne Johnson revealed some further details about his battle with depression. He was having a hard time because his football career was not going as well as he had planned. Johnson didn't have the money to go out, so he just stayed home and cleaned the apartment. He was able to break out of the depression by choosing to enter the wrestling industry.
November 15, 2015
Regardless of what he chooses to do with his career in professional wrestling, Tyson Kidd will more than likely have that life changing moment be featured heavily on an upcoming season of Total Divas. If he retires, then the producers will focus on his transition from being a wrestler to working a normal job. If he decides to come back, then the focus will be on his safety in the ring.
November 8, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the back injury that AJ Styles is currently suffering from. Styles is deal with a sciatic nerve problem, a condition that is made worse by bumping in the ring during a wrestling match. Though he could risk doing more damage, Styles has insisted that he is going to continue his wrestling career. Styles is expected to work a big show for ROH soon.
October 29, 2015
In case you missed Impact Wrestling this week, Gail Kim is once again the Knockouts Champion. She defeated Brooke Tessmacher, Awesome Kong and LeiD Tapa to capture the belt. The belief is that TNA is rewarding her for her years of loyalty and hard work. Since she is closer to the end of her career than the beginning, the natural assumption is that this might be her final reign ever as champion. Gail is now on her fifth run.
September 17, 2015
When it comes to families that are not afraid to be a bit controversial, the Hart Family ranks near the top in professional wrestling. Bruce Hart recently generated quite the buzz with the internet wrestling community when he stated that Tyson Kidd will more than likely end his career because of the neck injury that he is currently suffering from and recovering from. No confirmation has been made by anyone else, however.
September 5, 2015
At the age of 43, R Truth is smart enough to know that he is closer to the end of his career as a professional wrestler than to the beginning. He has been planning for life after WWE. Truth certainly does not want to rely on the independent wrestling circuit, so he has been looking into other options in entertainment. In addition to trying to launch a hip hop career, he has also been looking into acting opportunities in Hollywood lately.
September 4, 2015