Backstage News On Hulk Hogan’s Recent Talks With WWE
News broke last week that Hulk Hogan was discussing a potential return with WWE. This was confirmed by WWE, who released a statement on Hulk and their discussions. We have some more details to share with you about the situation...
Hulk Hogan and the WWE have had regular communication over the past year. Meltzer says that WWE has always been looking for the right time to bring Hogan back without risking any sponsor backlash. According to company sources, the idea of Hogan coming back would be in a role where he would talk about how stupid that he was for what he said. It would be a redemption/ forgiveness story. The goal would be to make sure that enough time has passed that his return wouldn’t be seen as controversial Sorry brothers. If you believe a work is a work and a shoot is a shoot, then Hulk Hogan may have just cleared everything up for you. Though if you believe you can work yourself into a shoot, then it may be possible that Hulk Hogan really does return to the WWE in the near future. Last week reports surfaced that the WWE and Hogan had be in advanced talks for weeks about bringing back the pro wrestling legend. Not only would Hogan return to the WWE but he would comeback playing a significant on-screen role. In the build-up to WrestleMania 34 next Sunday in New Orleans, Louisiana, rumors continued to swirl of a potential Hogan return; maybe even at the Showcase of the Immortals. Today (Mar. 29) TMZ Sports caught up with Hogan and asked him point blank if he would be making an appearance at WrestleMania 34. The somber Hogan didn’t look too enthusiastic about his prospects for a WWE return anytime soon.
Has the shipped sailed on Hulk Hogan and the WWE working out a new deal? Or is Hogan just working the cameras and his return to the WWE is already a foregone conclusion?