- Finn Balor recently indicated that he's targetting a return to WWE in time for WrestleMania and may be ready a few weeks before the PPV. Balor, recovering from shoulder surgery, also said while competing in the Royal Rumble is not entirely impossible, he doesn't expect to be on the show.
- WWE is reportedly interested in Shaun Ricker (Eli Drake in TNA). He was previously in WWE developmentals but was let go.
Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Subscription information available at f4wonline.com