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Rumor Roundup (Jan. 11, 2018): Raw 25 plans, Candice LaRae, NXT signings, Jericho/Okada, more!

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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:

  • It’s expected the current roster will be at Barclays Center for Raw 25 while Legends are at Manhattan Center, but some travel between sites could take place, according to Wrestling Inc.
  • PW Insider says Eric Bischoff will make his first Raw appearance since 2007 at the anniversary show.
  • Candice LaRae has signed with WWE and should be reporting to the Performance Center this month, per Squared Circle Sirens.
  • After months of working with NXT, Gabe Sapolosky will officially sign as a WWE consultant soon. PW Insider reports he’ll keep his same roles with Evolve/WWN Live.
  • Sports Illustrated says New Japan has discussed having Chris Jericho face IWGP Heavyweight champ Kazuchika Okada after his match with Tetsuya Naito.

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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