Rumors have been floating around that Randy Orton is set to make his much needed return to WWE in April. It has fueled speculations on the former world heavyweight champion being a last minute addition to Wrestlemania 32. The belief is that he won't be working the pay per view because it would seem like such a random addition at this point in time. Orton could be used on the Monday Night Raw that follows the big event. Surprises are needed there.
March 24, 2016
For more than a decade, Bobby Roode and Eric Young have played key parts in the rise of TNA. Unfortunately for the company, that is no longer the case. Both men have requested their release, and management has granted them their freedom. No official word yet on what Roode and Young are going to be doing from here on out. Of course, rumors about signing with WWE have already surfaced. Nothing has been confirmed at this point in time.
March 20, 2016
Since Wrestlemania is right around the corner and WWE has not announced a celebrity inductee into their hall of fame, rumors have been running rampant about the potential candidates. While some are saying that Regis Philbin will be honored in Dallas next month, many are saying that it could be Snoop Dogg. The rapper will more than likely be inducted by Sasha Banks, who is penciled in to win the Divas Championship that weekend.
March 17, 2016
Though WWE has been quiet thus far about celebrities making an appearance at Wrestlemania, there's going to be plenty of familiar faces at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas during the pay per view. Rumors are floating around that World Wrestling Entertainment might bring in Snoop Dogg. He would be aligned with Sasha Banks in her match against Charlotte and Becky Lynch. Snoop and Sasha are first cousins. Plus, Snoop is a big fan.
March 14, 2016
Since the company does not want to lose their top star, New Japan has offered Kazuchika Okada a five year deal. That's not normal because the company generally prefers one year contracts. Since Okada has yet to sign the deal, rumors are heating up that he's seriously considering an offer to join Shinsuke Nakamura in WWE. The company wants them because they want to better promote their online video subscription service overseas.
March 13, 2016
Rumors about backstage heat between Vince McMahon and Triple H are heating up as of late. There are reports floating around that Vince is trying to lure Shane McMahon back into WWE as a high ranking executive. Vince would then use Shane as leverage against HHH and Stephanie McMahon. For the longest time there, HHH and Stephanie were said to be taking over the company from Vince, so they gained a lot of power backstage from that.
March 11, 2016
One of the best kept secrets within the WWE locker room usually involves the Undertaker and his opponent at Wrestlemania. Reports have surfaced that the company has already decided on the opponent for this year. They're doing their best not to have that leaked to the internet wrestling community by not telling everyone in the company. There are a lot of rumors going around that the much anticipated match against Sting is happening.
February 18, 2016
Since WWE had been collecting as much talent as possible, rumors of Jay Lethal finally signing with the promotion started to swirl. Well, those can be put to rest for at least another year, as the ROH World Heavyweight Champion has signed a contract extension to stay exactly where he is. The belief is that Lethal would much rather defend the world title around the globe instead of being forced to start over again in NXT, the developmental brand.
January 28, 2016
While official numbers are not released since they are a privately held company, reports have surfaced that TNA offered James Storm 250 percent more than what WWE was offering him to work on the NXT brand. Rumors have it that World Wrestling Entertainment offered Storm less than $100,000 a year, which means that he has a six figure deal to become one of the centerpieces of Impact Wrestling for the time being.
January 26, 2016