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Rumor Roundup (Feb. 26, 2015): Brock Lesnar WWE contract, Stephanie McMahon furious, WrestleMania, more!

Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill.

Important reminder: Rumors are just that -- rumors. None of this has been confirmed as legitimate news or fact, it's just circulating around the pro wrestling rumor mill. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.

Rumors for the Day:

  • Regarding the issue that led to Brock Lesnar walking out of Raw this week, the latest Observer Newsletter notes that it was related to negotiations of his new contract with WWE. Apparently it's something that could be settled easily but "neither side wants to be the one to back down."
  • According to the Observer, Stephanie McMahon was "furious" over AJ Lee's tweets and her response to them was ordered by Vince McMahon.
  • So it looks like Daniel Bryan and Dolph Ziggler will work together at WrestleMania 31 after all only it will be with Bad News Barrett and Dean Ambrose in a multi-man match for the Intercontinental title. R-Truth could also be involved and it could be a ladder match, replacing the Money in the Bank match that has been missing from WrestleMania for years now.
  • According to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal the city is planning to fight for WrestleMania 33 in 2017. Philadelphia and Orlando are also rumored to be in the mix for that show.
  • Jeff Jarrett is apparently hoping to announce the first Global Force Wrestling show within the next month.

If you have heard of any interesting rumors that you'd like to add, feel free to post them in the comments section below. Just remember they are rumors and not confirmed as fact, so please take them as such. Have fun with it.

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