Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill.
Rumors for the Day:Important reminder: Rumors are just that -- rumors. None of this has been confirmed as legitimate news or fact, it’s just circulating around the pro wrestling rumor mill. We track rumor accuracy in a weekly feature called Rumor Look Back you can find here. Remember, take it all with a grain of salt.
- On Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer mentioned WWE was trying to copy real sports with the interview with Ric Flair on Raw happening during a match.
- He also said Drew McIntyre was given a win over Ricochet the way he was to put him over big in his return. He’s still expected to get a big push at some point in the near future.
- Kenny Omega’s AAA mega championship victory is expected to be part of AEW storylines, per Meltzer.
- He also said AEW will not be running a live show on Christmas this year.
- Alex Shelley is guest coaching at the Performance Center for a week, per the Observer.
If you have heard of any interesting rumors that you’d like to add, feel free to post them in the comments section below. Just remember they are rumors and not confirmed as fact, so please take them as such. Have fun with it. And check our weekly Rumor Look Back here to keep track of how often rumors turn out to be correct.