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:
- Although it's unclear who Vince McMahon will choose to run Raw at Payback, Shane McMahon and Stephanie McMahon are both expected at WWE television next week.
- SEScoops is reporting Finn Balor will be making his WWE main roster debut at Payback. They're also reporting Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows will attack AJ Styles, so he'll win by disqualification, and Balor will pick a side.
- The Bayley knee injury at the NXT tapings this week was an angle and she's not actually hurt, according to the Observer.
- Eric Young is apparently working on a deal much like that of Austin Aries.
- Bobby Roode was backstage at the NXT tapings and the word is that the two sides are attempting to reach a deal.
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.