“Former” WWE Superstar, Lance Cade (Real Name: Lance McNaught) was found dead today. He was only 29 years of age, and leaves behind two young daughters.
Confirmation by WWE is as Follows: “World Wrestling Entertainment was informed Friday morning by Lance McNaught’s father, that he has passed away of apparent heart failure. WWE extends its deepest condolences to the McNaught family.”
Lance (Cade) McNaught, was under contract with the WWE, from March 2003 to October 2008. He then returned to WWE’s developmental territory, FCW, in September of 2009, but was later released in April of 2010.
Lance Cade, was trained by “former’ WWE Superstar, Shawn Michaels, in the 1990′s, at Shawn Michaels “then” wrestling academy, that was based out of San Antonio, Texas. Cade held the WWE Tag Team Titles, with “former” WWE Superstar, Trevor Murdoch. Lance Cade, then had a “brief” run, as Chris Jericho’s protege, during Jericho’s feud with Shawn Michaels. While this particular program was taking place, Cade was released from the WWE, after an incident on an airplane, where Cade had taken numerous painkillers, and had a seizure. Cade was then brought back to WWE’s developmental last year, but was never used on television again, and was eventually released this year.
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