Earlier today, a photo surfaced on social media that shows Austin Aries making his arrival at an NXT event in Florida. That has sparked rumors that the former TNA World Heavyweight Champion is on the verge of signing a contract with WWE to help add depth to the developmental brand. Management is now leaning towards the idea of having seasoned veterans mixed in with the fresher faces.
November 19, 2015
When Destination America picked up both TNA and ROH, the belief was that they wanted to be a hot spot for professional wrestling fans. Now, they want even more. Rumors have surfaced that the network met with WWE to discuss the possibility of picking up one of their tertiary shows. Vince McMahon plans on keeping Monday Night Raw and Smackdown on the USA Network.
August 5, 2015
While the company has yet to start touring domestically on a full time basis yet, there are already reports popping up that NXT could be doing shows internationally in smaller venues across the world. Word has it that William Regal was the source of these rumors. He told fans that the plans were in place, but it would take approximately a year and a half before they pull it off. Triple H has yet to say anything on the matter.
April 16, 2015
While it initially bothered him pretty badly, rumors have it that Roman Reigns has been handling the boos from live audiences pretty well now. It actually shows in his face if you pay close enough attention. The belief is that WWE has reassured him that they are going to be sticking with him as a main event performer. The front office really wants him to do well because they devoted a lot of resources in pushing him over the last two years.
March 22, 2015
Earlier in the year, there were talks that WWE was going to turn Naomi into a heel so that they can give her some momentum for a push through the divas division. Rumors have now surfaced that those plans were shelved because producers of Total Divas would much rather focus on a story line that shows friction between she and Natalya. The belief is that part of the reason why the tag team titles were switched was to help add drama to this story.
February 26, 2015
Now that she has dropped the NXT title to Sasha Banks, rumors have been floating heavily around that Charlotte will be called up to the main roster in WWE any day now. With that being the case, there are now speculations that management could use this as an opportunity to bring Ric Flair back into the mix. He maintains a good working relationship with the company, and officials feel that he can still bring enough entertainment to their shows.
February 14, 2015
Some interesting rumors are floating around after what took place at TLC last night. Reports are surfacing that some of the performers were mailing in their performance last night, as a sign of defiance against WWE for not being able to put on shows as good as what NXT has been doing over the last couple of months. It was said that the unnamed wrestlers who did the silent protest, were doing so because they are in favor of Triple H taking over as the lead guy backstage.
December 15, 2014