At a time when WWE needs as many top level stars around as possible, some bad news has been revealed about Randy Orton and his shoulder injury. Reports have surfaced that he could be out as long as six months after surgery. Orton could opt out of surgery, but that means that his shoulder has a higher chance of being dislocated every time he steps into the ring. Surgery enables him to return by Wrestlemania.
November 5, 2015
Some bad news for Seth Rollins. While working a live event in Dublin, the world heavyweight champion suffered an injury in the ring. It was later revealed to be a tweaked knee. Since a lot of fans in Europe have paid money to see the champion, the belief is that Rollins is going to simply tape it up and tough it out. WWE will more than likely change up the match to protect the injury.
November 4, 2015
Thanks to a couple of injuries and main roster promotions, the NXT roster took a bit of a hit this year. Some good news is on the way, however. Hideo Itami is set to make his return much sooner than expected. Initially, the star from Japan was supposed to sit out a shoulder injury until the early part of 2016. Now, he might be back as soon as the end of October. At the very least, he should be back before 2015 ends.
October 7, 2015
Some good news in regards to the injury that Sting suffered at Night of Champions during his WWE Heavyweight Championship match against Seth Rollins. While it still seems quite severe, reports have surfaced that his neck is definitely not broken. Some are still considered that it might be a spinal injury. Regardless, though, management is said to be hesitant about using him in the ring again.
September 23, 2015
Some really bad news for those of you that are hoping to see a Wyatt Family reunion this year. Any plans that have been discussed are now thrown out the window because Erick Rowan is now required to be out of action until at least the end of the year. He suffered a torn biceps injury during a live event earlier in the month.
June 26, 2015
Some bad news for the Wolves. Eddie Edwards suffered some sort of injury during the latest round of Impact Wrestling taping, and reports are surfacing that it is a broken foot, which would require him to take some time away from TNA to recover. The duo was set for a major push with management putting the tag team championship on them a couple of weeks ago after having two legendary teams put them over before then.
February 17, 2015
Some potentially bad news for NXT, as it appears as if Finn Balor might have suffered some sort of leg injury during a live event in Cocoa Beach over the weekend. It happened during a triple threat match that also featured Hideo Itami and Adrian Neville. Balor sold a hurricanrana from Neville, which is where the injury presumably happened. WWE has not commented on the situation, but there are those that believe that Balor might just be selling.
January 24, 2015
More often than not, the majority of wrestling news remain exclusive to those that follow the industry closely. However, the reports about Jeff Hardy being serious injured during the taping of Lockdown, that has received some mainstream media attention. TMZ, which keeps a pretty close eye on WWE and TNA, picked up the story, and it has spread through social media. There are still talks that the injury is just a work.
January 12, 2015