It was announced during the live 9/26 TNA Impact Wrestling taping in Little Rock, Arkansas that Kurt Angle will be returning to the company at the Bound for Glory PPV on 10/20. Angle was pulled from television following his fourth alcohol related arrest in six years. He was released from rehab during the first week of September according to media reports.

Angle is scheduled to be inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame at Bound for Glory.