Crazy news from the world of pro wrestling on Friday as WWE Hall of Fame legend Hulk Hogan, currently pushing hard for a return match at WrestleMania 32 and working for the company as a judge on Tough Enough, is apparently “no longer associated” with WWE. It appears to be so serious that all mentions of Hogan are being scrubbed from WWE.com, he’s no longer listed as a Tough Enough judge, and you can no longer buy his merchandise.
The rumor going around this morning is that there is a “racist rant” about to be made public, and that WWE’s cutting ties with Hogan before it goes public. No major sources have substantiated that yet, however, so take it with a grain of salt. Here’s what Wade Keller of PWTorch and Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter know at the time of this posting: