Goldust Comments On Return, Shane Helms Undergoing Surgery
— Goldust stated on his Twitter account that he will not be returning to the square circle in the near future.
“Here’s the deal…I’m not coming back to wrestle anytime soon,” he wrote.
Goldust has been sidelined since December due to a shoulder injury, which was expected to keep him sidelined for five to six months. He has since undertaken a behind the scenes role with WWE.
— Matt Hardy stated on Twitter that Shane Helms is undergoing “major surgery” today to repair his broken leg.
Helms suffered the injury after he and his girlfriend were involved in a motorbike accident in Smithfield, North Carolina on May 5. The former WWE Superstar also suffered a broken ankle, jaw, and nose during the accident, as well as sustaining other fractures and receiving over 200 stitches, while his girlfriend sustained a broken neck.
— Former WCW World Tag Team Champion “Dirty” Dick Slater celebrates his 60th birthday. Also, WWE Hall of Famer Andre the Giant was born on this date in 1946.