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. We track rumor accuracy in a weekly feature called Rumor Look Back you can find here. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.
Rumors for the Day:
- PW Insider notes that Sasha Banks was in New York for WWE on Wednesday and the belief is she was there to work on material for the next video game.
- Johnny Gargano is currently dealing with a knee injury, per the Observer.
- With regards to the Hangman Page vs. PAC match cancellation, the Wrestling Observer Newsletter is saying “with surprises and changes made, the new scenario is better.”
- They also note that New Japan is still hoping to work with Kenny Omega in the future and that he’ll return at some point.
- The Observer says AEW will be implementing a drug testing program.
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. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct.