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:
- There’s been some talk of NXT going live on FS1 opposite AEW’s TNT show. This could also involve integrating the brand with 205 Live.
- Wrestling Observer says “Wednesday Night Dynamite” is expected to be the name of AEW’s TNT show.
- Eric Bischoff was at Tuesday’s SmackDown taping, according to PW Insider. He sat in on but didn’t lead production meetings, and spent a lot of time with members of the Creative team.
- Insider also reports the tiered WWE Network offerings are“coming sooner than later”.
- According to Hollywood Life, John Cena brought his new girlfriend to Raw Reunion.
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.