Don West is in good spirits and hoping to fight his way back to the broadcasting world.
Recently, it was revealed that Don West, former color commentator for TNA Wrestling, is battling brain lymphoma. In the wake of this, a GoFundMe was created in an effort to help him and his family with their medical expenses.
Now, Don West has released a statement on social media thanking fans for their support and opened up about his desires to hopefully get back to the broadcast booth one day.
I know that i am going through a tough deal but seeing all of your well wishes has boosted my spirit tremendously. Thank you to everyone for your support and your prayers and your kindness and I am going to beat this cancer so that I can go on the air again.— Don West (@DonWestDeals) July 6, 2021
If you would like to support Don via GoFundMe, you can donate here.
Don West may be currently battling lymphoma, but over the years he has made an impression on many in the wrestling industry in many ways. Jeff Jarrett, who hired Don in TNA, was impressed with Don's ability to name every Chicago Cubs lineup since the 50s. Learn more here.