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:
- Fightful Select says John Cena will be making his return to WWE soon, possibly on the July 23 episode of SmackDown.
- WrestleVotes has a source telling them WWE has some cool things planned for this weekend and to expect a surprise or two.
- For what it’s worth, Big E told talkSPORT that New Day collectively rejected an idea from Vince McMahon to break up the group after KofiMania.
- According to Fightful Select, Bo Dallas did some work backstage with WWE not related to actual wrestling before he was released by the company.
- Fightful also says Brian Pillman Jr.’s deal with MLW will be up soon and the Varsity Blonds are expected to be full-time with AEW moving forward.
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.