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 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:
- The Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that while Jaxson Ryker won’t be fired for his recent tweet, “the locker room is fuming at him” and “tensions are very high.”
- One of the big ideas behind the new free version of the WWE Network is to increase advertising, per the Observer.
- WrestleTalk notes Chelsea Green has been another name talked about as a possible WWE main roster call up.
- WrestleVotes says that this weekend’s NXT TakeOver: In Your House show will look like the old WWF events, with graphics and sounds like that of the past.
- New Japan is expected to resume operations within the next couple months.
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. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct.