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:
- It’s expected there will be multiple title changes at Clash of Champions.
- Kevin Owens has teased going to NXT, and there’s apparently been talk of an appearance on the debut show while he’s “fired” from SmackDown Live.
- According to the Observer, there are still no plans for WWE to use Luke Harper.
- One of the ideas for 205 Live is a move to Wednesday before or after NXT, per the Observer.
- Following Anthem buying AXS, the situation is such that Impact is trying to get New Japan to drop Ring of Honor and work with them, says Dave Meltzer on Wrestling Observer Radio.
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.