Dennis Rodman Defends Hulk Hogan on Racism Charges as Social Media Erupts Over WWE Ouster

The former NBA star is one of the few defending the wrestler

Last Updated: July 24, 2015 @ 3:25 PM

WWE’s decision to completely disassociate itself from Hulk Hogan in the wake of revelations the wrestler used the N-word on multiple occasions is drawing a wide range of reactions online.

WWE superstar Mark Henry said he is “hurt and offended” by Hogan’s comments. However, former NBA player Dennis Rodman, who joined Hogan for a brief run in WCW in 1997, defended him in a tweet saying, “There isn’t a racist bone in that mans body.”

Read some of the reactions below: