According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Kevin Owens has missed two live events over the weekend due to a persistent injury. The same portal also informs that it is an injury that comes and goes, so to speak, but it does not seem serious at all. Owens is still scheduled for the PPV WWE Royal Rumble.
– Update on the return of Bobby Lashley to WWE
According to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Bobby Lashley is expected to return to WWE, but a contract has not yet been signed as EC3 has done, which would already be under the domain of WWE. Lashley could make an appearance at the Royal Rumble, but needs the approval of the Impact officials, since the fighter is still under contract with Impact Wrestling until February.
– How much do newcomers charge to NXT?
In the latest edition of the Wrestling Observer, it was revealed exactly how much money the new recruits generate for NXT. This news comes out after WWE signed War Machine, Candice LeRae, and Ricochet. Dave Meltzer revealed that the new NXT contracts earn $ 65,000 annually. Their flights are also paid, something recently confirmed by Alexa Bliss in an interview.