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10 WWE Backstage Leaks From The Past Few Months We Hope Aren’t True And 10 We Hope Are

A well-liked backstage story means that some corporations like WCW used to ebook their exhibits whereas they’re on the air. There are even stories of wrestlers and referees receiving last-minute change in instructions whereas matches and promos have been happening. Whereas not each wrestling firm ever has been that poorly run, a change of plans is a time-honored wrestling custom. It’s why “Card Topic to Change” is included on skilled wrestling fliers, packages, and commercials to today. Whereas WWE is not any exception to this custom, one of many qualities which have stored them round for all these years is their capability to run the corporate like an actual enterprise. That signifies that many essential issues are mentioned, deliberate, and resolved nicely prematurely of them occurring.

It’s additionally why WWE backstage studies are among the many most feared and mentioned in all of wrestling. In any case, WWE being the enterprise they’re, it’s typically true that issues we hear about months prematurely are – on the very least – what the corporate intends to do. This could trigger quite a lot of pleasure or worry based mostly on the way you react to those rumors. However, the entire “Card Topic to Change” nature of the enterprise means you could by no means fairly low cost the likelihood that the supposed ‘leak’ you dread won’t truly come to move. The WWE filth sheet mill is consistently turning, and it’s churning out a number of reviews that depart us excited and a few that depart us involved. These are 10 WWE backstage leaks from the autumn we hope aren’t true and 10 we hope are.

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20 Hope Is not – WWE Needs Shawn Michaels To Work WrestleMania

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Right here’s the factor: it’s onerous responsible Shawn Michaels for taking that Crown Jewel paycheck. We will solely think about that he received paid an absurd sum of money to principally stroll by way of a match. Nevertheless, it was fairly clear to everybody that Michaels’ shouldn’t be wrestling anymore (regardless that he wasn’t the worst performer within the match). He’s misplaced various steps and simply appears disinterested by the complete prospect of being knowledgeable wrestler anymore. Nevertheless, none of that has stopped WWE from contemplating bringing Michaels again for a WrestleMania match. We’re going to maintain this one moderately easy by stating “No,” to that concept.

19 Hope Is – The Model Cut up Might Turn into Even Extra Intense (Thanks To FOX)

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As lots of you in all probability know, SmackDown is shifting to Fox in what’s one among WWE’s largest TV offers ever. What no one appears to know is what this implies for the present. Will WWE dedicate extra consideration to it? Will they proceed to deal with it because the B-show? We don’t know the solutions to all these questions, nevertheless it does look like Fox could be very curious about retaining Uncooked and SmackDown separate as to raised promote SmackDown as its personal present. This might assist result in the model cut up mattering extra once more and different advantages we’ll cowl just a little later.

18 Hope Is not – Chris Jericho Gained’t Return To WWE

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For a while now, Chris Jericho has loved the fairly distinctive place of with the ability to bounce from wrestling group to wrestling group with out many individuals batting an eye fixed. It’s not typically that a wrestler is ready to work NJPW and WWE exhibits in the identical yr, however Jericho has seemingly been afforded that privilege. Nevertheless, a backstage leak means that the get together could be over for Jericho. Plainly Jericho is perhaps doing too properly for himself with promotions just like the Jericho Cruise to actually think about returning to WWE. In addition to, he’s apparently upset that WWE pulled their sponsorship for the cruise.

17 Hope Is – Drew McIntyre Is The Subsequent Huge Star

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Few individuals balked when Drew McIntyre was let go from WWE following his preliminary run. He simply wasn’t prepared for the push the corporate gave him. Nevertheless, McIntyre managed to show issues round on the indie circuit and is now probably the most full wrestlers on the WWE roster. Apparently, WWE is able to reward McIntyre for his turnaround. Studies recommend that WWE is ready to push McIntyre to the highest of the cardboard someday in 2019. Not solely are they glad together with his progress, however plainly his earlier run in WWE provides higher administration hope that he has adjusted to the company machine.

16 Hope Is not – Braun Strowman’s Push Could also be Over

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As one new star is pushed, so should one other star fall. With the plans to push McIntyre apparently in place, WWE is seemingly able to put the breaks on Braun Strowman’s push. You may assume that this has to do with Strowman’s unlucky current damage, however plainly it has rather more to do with WWE’s want to make use of Strowman to construct Lesnar. We’ll speak a bit extra about this in a bit, however WWE apparently nonetheless thinks that Lesnar is their resident monster they usually see Strowman as little greater than somebody who can exit and make Lesnar look good.

15 Hope Is – Daniel Bryan’s Heel Flip Is Right here to Keep

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WWE heel turns are lots just like the climate in Texas. In the event you don’t like one, you’ll be able to often simply wait a couple of hours. Certainly, WWE typically appears to only overlook they turned somebody heel (or face) or in any other case simply lose all enthusiasm. In case you’re frightened that’s what’s going to occur with Daniel Bryan, we’d have some excellent news for you. Reviews recommend that WWE needs to maintain Daniel Bryan completely satisfied and across the firm and that doing so requires them to decide to the heel flip that Bryan requested. That’s excellent news for anybody who enjoys Bryan’s heel persona.

14 Hope Is not – John Cena Is Getting ready To Depart WWE

by way of twitter.com

It’s completely potential that a part of the rationale that WWE need to hold Bryan pleased is that they really feel that John Cena may quickly depart the corporate. We all know you’ve heard this rumor one million occasions earlier than, however this time is slightly totally different. This time round, Cena himself has been dropping hints that his time in WWE is perhaps coming to an finish. On prime of that, Cena has been spending much less time in WWE and collaborating in fewer notable matches. It’s not clear when Cena may depart, however it does really feel like WWE could also be paving the street for his departure.

13 Hope Is – Conor McGregor Is Coming to WWE

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Say what you’ll about Conor McGregor, however the man has leisure operating via his veins. His capability to work a microphone is arguably even higher than his in-ring talents. There’s one thing about him that simply calls for your consideration. All of these qualities have led many to recommend that McGregor may make a cameo in WWE. Up to now, that hasn’t occurred. Nevertheless, the newest reviews of McGregor’s appearances recommend that he may lastly make it occur as a part of WWE’s want to push Becky Lynch. The 2 make for a pure pairing, and McGregor himself has expressed his curiosity in accompanying Lynch at WrestleMania.

12 Hope Is not – WWE Will Prohibit Which Promotions Their UK Wrestlers Can Work For

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It’s hardly uncommon for WWE to ban their expertise from working for different organizations. Except for guys like Chris Jericho, they not often let contracted wrestlers seem elsewhere. Nevertheless, a brand new restriction might prohibit WWE’s UK expertise from taking outdoors alternatives beforehand afforded to them. WWE is supposedly including a clause to WWE UK skills’ contracts that may forestall them from showing for organizations like Ring of Honor and New Japan. What’s fascinating about that is that WWE hasn’t precisely gone out of their strategy to give WWE UK expertise numerous work. We hope that modifications if WWE goes to restrict their outdoors alternatives.

11 Hope Is – Alexa Bliss May Turn into An Authority Determine To Protect Her Well being

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There’s some conflicting info at play relating to this report. First off, it ought to be famous that Alexa Bliss has certainly sustained a number of concussions over a comparatively brief period of time. Usually talking, WWE prioritizes the well being of their expertise in such conditions. Whereas Bliss has been denying some stories of retirement, there have been much more reviews that recommend that she goes to imagine some type of non-physical on-screen position in lieu of wrestling within the close to future. Baron Corbin just lately positioned her answerable for the ladies’s division, however do not be stunned if Alexa is known as the everlasting RAW GM within the close to future. We expect that could be one of the best use of her expertise in addition to a good way to make sure that she stays wholesome.

10 Hope Is not – Nia Jax Isn’t Going Anyplace

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Nia Jax is shortly turning into one among WWE’s largest complications. Some consider that WWE was too hasty once they promoted Nia Jax from NXT regardless of her obvious lack of progress. These fears haven’t been alleviated by her tendency to harm individuals within the ring and her lack of ability to placed on a memorable massive stage match. Whereas such qualities would often lead in a swift parting of the methods, Nia Jax appears to be immune from such actions. It seems like WWE are selecting to be cussed within the case of Nia and should hesitate to let her go as a result of her household connections.

9 Hope Is – WWE Is Planning Extra Stay Occasions For The WWE Community

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The WWE Community is superb. Even when the Community consisted of nothing however basic PPVs and different archival footage, it will nonetheless be well worth the month-to-month worth. Nevertheless, the truth that the Community permits followers to observe stay occasions makes it invaluable. Now, it feels like WWE is planning on growing the community’s worth by providing much more reside occasions. These occasions shall be within the fashion of exhibits like Starrcade and WWE’s Madison Sq. Backyard present. That’s to say that they’ll principally be elaborate home exhibits with PPV fashion playing cards. If true, this rumor means Community subscribers can anticipate much more unique content material.

eight Hope Is not – That Batista/Triple H Match Gained’t Occur

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WWE’s refusal to let Batista wrestle has been nothing in need of astonishing. Due largely to his position within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Batista additionally occurs to be one of many largest stars on the planet with a wrestling background. He’s additionally a man who has indicated his curiosity in wrestling for WWE once more. Regardless of all of this, WWE has been hesitant to permit him to wrestle in a few of his most popular matches. Now, it seems like that showdown with Triple H won’t occur both. Whereas it is comprehensible that a match cannot occur at WrestleMania, because of Hunter’s torn pec muscle, stories are the match has been scrapped altogether, for causes unknown.

7 Hope Is – SmackDown & Uncooked Will Be Run By Separate Manufacturing Crews

by way of f4wonline.com

As WWE prepares for SmackDown’s FOX debut, they’re additionally apparently getting ready to make sure that every present has its personal id. Whereas that may virtually definitely imply retaining every exhibits stars inside the confines of their respective rosters, it may additionally prolong to WWE going as far as to offer Uncooked and SmackDown their very own manufacturing crews. This current report suggests that every present shall be dealt with by a separate crew who will goal to provide every program a definite visible type. This information will definitely be welcomed by any WWE fan who’s uninterested in WWE’s generic presentation.

6 Hope Is not – Brock Lesnar Will Stick Round WWE After WrestleMania 35

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Look, we’re not going to pile on to the Brock Lesnar hate practice. At the least we’re not as far as we may help it. Nevertheless, it have to be stated that Lesnar’s time with WWE is costing them a ton of cash, is holding different stars from getting critical time within the highlight and is beginning to end in some diminishing artistic returns. Whereas some prompt that Lesnar may truly be finished with WWE after WrestleMania 35, new studies recommend that he may simply stick round after the PPV. We simply hope that this doesn’t imply one other predictable Lesnar WrestleMania victory.

5 Hope Is – Brock Lesnar Vs. Seth Rollins At WrestleMania

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Whereas the earlier rumor leads us to fret relating to the result of this match, we’re nonetheless excited by the newest studies relating to Lesnar’s WrestleMania opponent. Sure, the preferred stories in the intervening time recommend that Brock Lesnar will sq. off towards Seth Rollins at subsequent yr’s huge present. This excites us for a couple of causes. First off, it’d imply that Rollins may as soon as once more be catapulted to the highest of the WWE card the place he belongs. Second, it’s not unreasonable to recommend that WWE sees Rollins because the man who might fairly take the belt off Lesnar. Third, these two work very nicely collectively.

four Hope Is not – The Rock vs. Bobby Lashley At WrestleMania

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Shifting from a WrestleMania match we need to see to the one we don’t, we ship this unlucky piece of stories from the WrestleMania rumor mill. At current, there’s a number of buzz surrounding the potential for The Rock dealing with off towards Bobby Lashley at WrestleMania 35. Why? We haven’t the slightest clue. If WWE insists on having The Rock wrestle at WrestleMania, then we’d slightly he didn’t do it towards a man who many followers don’t actually care about and who doesn’t profit from the match quite he win or lose. Luckily, this is among the much less probably WrestleMania prospects in the meanwhile.

three Hope Is – Bray Wyatt Might Reform The Wyatt Household

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The answer to all of WWE’s issues doesn’t contain making all the things that was previous new once more. Very often the other is true. In any case, I’m positive all of us have dangerous reminiscences of WWE deciding to deliver a wrestler again previous their prime or revive a drained storyline. Nevertheless, there are occasions when a dose of nostalgia is what the physician referred to as for. Bray Wyatt reforming the Wyatt household is definitely a type of occasions. If current studies are to be believed, then Wyatt may simply group up with Luke Harper (and probably Erick Rowan) as soon as extra. Given how little these guys have needed to do in recent times, we expect this may be a welcome reunion.

2 Hope Is not – WWE Artistic Does not Know What to Do With Sasha Banks

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Sasha Banks’s WWE story is shortly turning into a wrestling travesty. As a member of NXT, Banks established herself as the most effective heels on the earth (no matter gender), among the best general performers on the earth (no matter gender), and a natural-born storyteller. Regardless of her appreciable qualities, WWE hasn’t actually given her a lot to do on the primary roster. What’s unhappy is that she retains falling down the pecking order as new stars rise. From what we’ve heard, we shouldn’t anticipate that to vary anytime quickly. It seems like WWE’s artistic workforce simply don’t know the best way to deal with a number of feminine stars at one time.

1 Hope Is – Ronda Rousey vs. Becky Lynch Most important Eventing WrestleMania 35

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WWE might wrestle with giving a number of stars one thing to do, however one notably thrilling report means that they know what to do with two of their largest feminine stars. There was a variety of buzz just lately about the potential for Becky Lynch and Ronda Rousey major eventing WrestleMania 35. Apparently, the speak surrounding this match solely elevated when Lynch’s damage prevented her from wrestling Rousey at Survivor Collection.

Even for those who put apart WWE’s typically heavy-handed ladies’s revolution storyline, this match strikes us as one of the crucial interesting potential matchups that the corporate has of their artistic arsenal.

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