"He had a severe infection but we think we got all of it although he will be in the hospital for a few more days. Pseudonyms will no longer be permitted. "A health issue puts everything else in perspective.". View more / View fewer Facts of Jim Duggan. "There's women, there's drugs, there's booze. In his early wrestling days, rowdy spectators with something to prove brutalized the performers, hoping to show off their own feats of strength. #5 Jim Duggan Duggan was diagnosed with Kidney cancer The current generation of WWE fans would probably think of Jim Duggan as the goofy Hall of Famer who shows up every now and then. His two daughters are grown, and his wife Debra travels with him. Jim Duggan is currently signed with WWE as a Legend and with Global Force Wrestling as well. He has blue eyes and light brown hair. He is known by the ring name as “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan. James Edward Duggan Jr. Nick Name. He is signed with the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) under a Legends contract. This picture is hours after his second emergency surgery in 24 hours," Debra wrote on Instagram. After a search of the vehicle and the persons, police discovered that Duggan was under the influence of marijuana while the Sheik was high on cocaine. By submitting a comment, you accept that CBC has the right to reproduce and publish that comment in whole or in part, in any manner CBC chooses. Moreover, in 1994, Jim Duggan has signed a contract with World Championship Wrestling. "You've got to trust your husband," she said, "that he's going to come back home to you.". Hello everyone, this is Debra. Jim, Hacksaw. In May 1987, "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan (an on-screen rival) and Khosrow were pulled over by New Jersey State Police on their way to a WWF event, suspecting Duggan of DUI. Jim Duggan is an American professional wrestler who is popularly known by his ring name “Hacksaw”. What sets their relationship apart from others in the wrestling world is trust, said his wife Debra Duggan. He was born to father James Edward Duggan Sr., the Chief of police for the City of Glens Falls and mother Celia Duggan. The initial news was first reported by PW Insider, which indicated that Duggan had to cancel some public appearances at conventions this weekend because of the health scare. Later, he received a conditional release. So, thank God everything is going good.". Now Duggan's wife Debra has provided a major update about this health scare, revealing that "Hacksaw" is still in the hospital — but that he's on the road to recovery after having two surgeries. To encourage thoughtful and respectful conversations, first and last names will appear with each submission to CBC/Radio-Canada's online communities (except in children and youth-oriented communities).