Brendan Schaub put aside his stand-up career to concentrate on his family.
Last week the former UFC Heavyweight revealed that his daughter had been hospitalized and was being prepared for emergency surgery. The MMA Community rallied around Schaub during his time of crisis. Fortunately, his daughter’s procedure went as planned.
He spoke on his podcast. The Schaub ShowHe announced that he is leaving stand-up after more than a ten years to devote himself to his family. He has left some local gigs open, but his travels across the country have ended for the moment.
“I had to cancel in Boston and Nashville,” Schaub said. “Usually, I hate doing that, but I think this time I just don’t care. That’s where I’m at. I need to be at home more, and I’m going to have a break from so much touring. I…