Top 5 WWE Rumors of the Week - January 22nd, 2018
The last week or so of WWE related hearsay and speculation has centred around the historic RAW 25th Anniversary show and the upcoming Royal Rumble Pay-Per-View, both of which have been the cause of an avalanche of speculation. But have no fear, we're here to guide you through the best and most noteworthy rumors over the last seven days.
Before we get started though, let's have a brief recap of the rumors that set the WWE Universe alight last week with the Top 5 Rumors of the Week - January 15th, 2018. Highlights include Stephanie McMahon preparing to wrestle at Wrestlemania and Paige's in-ring career ended amongst others.
#5 Ethan Carter III back to WWE
At this point, this almost doesn't seem like a rumor when you consider all of the evidence and insider knowledge that suggests that it's pretty much a done deal, but we'll start off with the rumblings that EC3 is WWE bound after leaving Impact Wrestling.
The evidence is fairly overwhelming as well, we've already seen that he's dropped out of an indy date on the same day as the Royal Rumble, meaning there's a chance he'll be a surprise entrant in the event
The NXT Twitter page has also started following EC3, which is always a surefire sign that a wrestler is about to join the company, especially as EC3 was even spotted at the WWE Performance Center recently.