Initially, the plan for Rey Mysterio was to sign a very lucrative deal with Lucha Underground, which was reportedly to include an ownership stake. However, with the promotion likely to fold before the second season gets approved, plans are changing for the masked performer. There are now talks that he is considering a return to WWE. Some are even saying that discussions have already begun.
August 26, 2015
When the tragic incident with Perro Aguayo took place, Rey Mysterio received quite a bit of death threats down in Mexico, so he avoided the country for a bit. He is now preparing to make his return there. Mysterio will return to CRASH next month. He is working a show on May 7, 2015 in Mexicali and a show on May 9, 2015 in Ensenada. A lot of people in the industry will be curious to see how the audience reacts to the masked superstar.
April 16, 2015
When it was announced that Rey Mysterio was returning to wrestle in Mexico, everyone knew that it was going to be an eventful moment. Just not this type of eventfulness. El Hijo del Perro Aguayo, whose real name is Pedro Aguayo Ramirez, reportedly took a dropkick to the trachea and slumped to the ropes. Konnan unsuccessfully tried to revive him backstage. Local news reports in indicate he died shortly after midnight.
March 21, 2015
Morale backstage in AAA is said to be extremely high at the moment. While there are some that are jealous and concerned about their position within the company, it is being said that most performers are pleased to see the return of Sin Cara, Alberto Del Rio and Rey Mysterio. All three were extremely valuable marketing assets for the promotion. Their popularity in Mexico grew even higher after successful stints in the United States with WWE.
March 20, 2015
Tonight was supposed to have been the night where Rey Mysterio makes his much anticipated in ring return to AAA. He was scheduled to team up with the original Sin Cara in a tag team match. Unfortunately, though, fans will simply have to wait another 24 hours to see that. The event was delayed due to severe rainstorms in Guadalajara. For what it is worth, the meteorologists are forecasting another day of rain on Tuesday.
March 16, 2015
Fans who attended the House of Hardcore event over the weekend were already being treated to a great show because Tommy Dreamer once again managed to stack the card with well known stars. However, the hardcore legend wanted to give his paying customers a little bit more. Rey Mysterio made his surprising debut with the promotion. It was also his return to the ECW arena. Mysterio saved Dreamer from Ethan Carter and Eric Young.
March 8, 2015
As expected, Rey Mysterio made his presence felt at the press conference held by AAA on Monday. He announced to the audience that he was going to be wrestling for the promotion in a couple of weeks. The recently released WWE star also revealed that he was going to be teaming up with Sin Cara and Alberto Del Rio, two other guys that have returned to Mexico. It is a brilliant move by the promoters to put three of the most popular stars together.
March 3, 2015
Next Tuesday, AAA has a press conference scheduled, and they are making it seem like a very big deal. Many are expecting them to announce the return of one of the most popular stars that Mexico has ever seen. The belief is that Rey Mysterio will be on hand to announce that he is returning to the promotion for the first time in well over a decade. No word yet on whether or not he has a non compete clause in his release from WWE.
February 27, 2015
Last week, reports surfaced that Rey Mysterio was on the verge of finally being granted a release from his contract by WWE. Many were under the impression that he was set to return to the company, but something went awry backstage. Speculations are that he will be leaving soon. To add even further fuel to the fire, it is being reported that the creative department has been instructed to no longer worry about writing him a story.
January 8, 2015