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Rumor Roundup (Dec. 13, 2017): Royal Rumble plans, Brock Lesnar match, John Cena return, 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:

  • The Observer is saying the plan is indeed for Brock Lesnar to defend the Universal title against both Braun Strowman and Kane at Royal Rumble.
  • That, of course, is so they can protect Strowman while ensuring Lesnar keeps the title. Kane will be there to eat the pin.
  • John Cena is expected to appear on Monday Night Raw on Christmas night.
  • Chris Jericho helping Don Callis get his spot at Impact Wrestling has led to speculation he will show up there too but that's not expected.
  • PW Insider is reporting Rockstar Spud will be starting with WWE next week.

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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