Over the years, there have been many conflicting stories in regards to Shawn Michaels coming close to leaving WWE for WCW. Eric Bischoff discussed that topic during his podcast interview with Ric Flair. He denies that a job offer was ever put on the table for Michaels. Bischoff stated that he never really pursued Michaels all that hard because he just got the sense that Michaels was happy working where he was.
October 1, 2015
Several conflicting bit of news have surfaced over the past couple of weeks in regards to Randy Orton and his involvement at Night of Champions. He was heavily rumored to be the mystery partner at the pay per view. However, rumors also surfaced that he asked for some time away from WWE. For what it's worth, Orton is still being advertised for the show tonight. Management could be throwing off the internet wrestling community.
September 20, 2015
Earlier int he week, reports surfaced that Randy Orton was written off of television because he wanted to spend less time on the road. However, there are now conflicting reports saying that WWE is trying to hide the fact that he is going to be the mystery tag team partner of Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns at Night of Champions when they face the Wyatt Family.
September 12, 2015
When Randy Orton recently did a segment with the Wyatt Family, the belief was that WWE was setting him up to the mystery tag team partner of Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns at Night of Champions. However, conflicting reports are now surfacing, saying that the segment was done to write Orton off of television. The former world heavyweight champion has been campaigning for a lighter schedule from management.
September 11, 2015
There is some concern backstage in WWE over the return of Monday Night Football next week. The NFL has historically drawn away a good portion of professional wrestling fans when it returns to the air every fall. Wrestlers are said to be worried about the situation because Vince McMahon is not too worried about it. Nothing special is being planned to pique the interest of the audience.
September 8, 2015
Merchandise sales have long played a part in WWE deciding who to push. That bodes well for Paige, as it has now been revealed she sells more action figures than the other divas. Since kids are easier to influence, it should come as no surprise as baby face divas sell more products than their heel counterparts. Being on Total Divas also helps the female performers move merchandise as well.
September 6, 2015
One of the more conflicting Summerslam spoilers is the one involving Bray Wyatt, Luke Harper, Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose. Both teams are being pushed, so WWE is going to try to protect all the participants as much as possible. Since there are lingering rumors of a new Wyatt Family member being introduced, there are more leaning towards them picking up a tainted victory at the pay per view.
August 22, 2015
There are conflicting reports floating around in regards to the return of Dolph Ziggler. Some say that he is supposed to be on Monday Night Raw this week, a rumor which was strengthened by the fact that he made a surprise appearance at a live event in Vancouver over the weekend. Others say that he is not done filming his movie for WWE. This could be a smokescreen sent out by management.
August 10, 2015
Since he is making his way up the industry, Moose has generated a good amount of attention from the bigger promotions in the business. He has been given a nice push by ROH. Jeff Jarrett signed the former NFL player to work his upcoming GFW tour. TNA is said to have him on the radar as well. Now, reports have surfaced that WWE attempted to sign the 31 year old for their upcoming season of Tough Enough. They wanted him to be a ringer.
May 21, 2015
Initially, Booker T had planned on running a professional wrestling camp for industry hopefuls on May 31, 2015 since his service was not needed by WWE at a live event. When management made the last minute decision to change that show into the Elimination Chamber pay per view, it caused a scheduling conflict for the former world heavyweight champion. Booker had no choice but to postpone his camp for a later date.
May 13, 2015