Kurt Angle publicly addressed his arthroscopic knee surgery for the first time on Twitter on Tuesday night. Angle Tweeted:
For the Rumors going around, I'm Having Simple Orthoscopic Surgery for Cartilage tear in my knee. I'm not in "bad shape"
— Kurt Angle (@RealKurtAngle) February 4, 2014
Alex Barie broke the news of the surgery on January 14, 2014. The procedure was pushed back so Angle, who will undergo the surgery on February 11, could work the TNA European Tour. We also heard directly from Kurt, where he debunked rumors of a backstage argument with “Big” John Gaburick.