As we’ve been reporting, there have been a lot of issues behind the scenes in TNA in recent weeks. The company has been falling behind making payments to wrestlers, office workers and vendors and several top wrestlers and creative team members leaving.
According to the Wrestling Observer – even Hulk Hogan has been subject to late payments.
As you can imagine, morale in TNA has taken a big hit, with several TNA wrestlers reportedly sending out feelers to WWE officials, through their friends in WWE.
Regarding DOC’s release, there had been plans for him to turn babyface and feud with Mr. Anderson.
(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)