WWE has just announced the release of several wrestlers. It is expected that more releases are coming.
Here are the names that have been released so far:
"WWE has come to terms on the release of Drake Maverick (James Curtin), Curt Hawkins (Brian Myers), Karl Anderson (Chad Allegra), EC3 (Michael Hutter) and Lio Rush (Lionel Green). We wish them all the best in their future endeavors."
As noted earlier, WWE announced in a conference call that there would be budget cuts coming across all departments in the company.
We will post updates as we hear more about the next set of budget/talent cuts.
UPDATED LIST BELOW:
Here is the updated list of Superstars/producers who have been released today (some employees have been told that they will be furloughed):
Dave "Fit" Finlay