It looks like WWE’s merchandise is giving us one other clue a couple of legend’s future.
A few months in the past we discovered that WWE had stopped promoting Brock Lesnar’s merchandise and that was as a result of the Beast Incarnate had not signed a brand new WWE deal.
It doesn’t seem to be Lesnar shall be leaving WWE for wherever else, it’s simply he and WWE are usually not prepared to barter throughout a pandemic the place he gained’t be used.
Now, WCW icon and WWE Corridor of Famer Sting’s merchandise has additionally been faraway from WWE store main many to imagine he’s finished with the corporate.
These rumours really surfaced just a few months in the past, but it surely’s believed there’s a delay with any celebrity that departs the corporate and their merchandise being pulled.
Coincidentally, AEW are selling a ‘surprising shock’ at Full Gear this weekend and plenty of followers have begun speculating that it might be Sting.
AEW Dynamite airs on TNT the place Sting has an extended historical past as a part of WCW. Which means nothing within the grand scheme of issues, however AEW has introduced in former WCW head Eric Bischoff a few instances and performed up that historical past, too.
Different theories for this weekend embrace Tessa Blanchard and Marty Scurll, the latter of whom was not too long ago faraway from the Ring of Honor web site however is a card-carrying member of The Elite.
AEW have used legends effectively throughout their run up to now. Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts serves because the supervisor to Lance Archer, Arn Anderson manages Cody Rhodes and Tully Blanchard represents FTR and Shawn Spears.
There’s just a few extra on high of that, too, however may Sting be coming in to handle any person? Are there some refined comparisons with Darby Allin?
There are not any concrete experiences that Sting is heading that approach, solely fan hypothesis and some dots getting linked. Nonetheless, given the identify worth that Sting would being to the promotion, it does appear believable.
Would he return as a performer? One has to think about that’s far-fetched following his retirement after the beck damage he suffered in opposition to Seth Rollins again in 2015. He’s now 61 years previous.