Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


WWE News: Rey Mysterio Stops Cashing His WWE Paychecks, May Be Taking Legal Action

-We noted before that WWE automatically extended Rey Mysterio’s contract for another year because of a clause that allows them to do that if a talent misses a certain amount of time due to injuries. While extending Rey Mysterio’s deal may not necessarily mean that we’ll see him in a WWE ring at any point in the next year, it keeps him from appearing on camera with any other...
Via Wrestling News Depot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Rey Mysterio Not Cashing WWE Paychecks

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Several weeks ago here on the website, we noted that Rey Mysterio’s WWE contract had expired but WWE renewed it for another year because there is a clause that allows them to renew contracts if the talent misses time due to injuries or other things. With that being said, Mysterio is still under WWE contract but no return date has been set...
Via WZR Online
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rey Mysterio Reportedly Stops Cashing His Paychecks from WWE

From Rey Mysterio Reportedly Stops Cashing His Paychecks from WWE - We noted before that WWE automatically extended Rey Mysterio’s contract for another year because of a clause that allows them to do that if a talent misses a certain amount of time due to injuries. There are still concern whether or not Rey will be returning to action for WWE. He has reportedly stopped cashing...

CM Punk’s contract set to expire. Is WWE extending him?

While not breaking news, WWE is expected to not renew the contract CM Punk is currently under. There was talk that WWE was going to renew Punk’s contract another six months similar to how they did with Rey Mysterio, but it’s being said that they do not want to press the issue with Punk. The hope is that he will return in a few years like how Brock Lesnar did. From a marketing...
Via Ring Kings
19 days ago  |  Discuss

More on How WWE Renewed Mysterio’s Contract, Could They Do the Same Thing to CM Punk?

We noted before that Vince McMahon had Rey Mysterio’s WWE contract automatically renewed because of the time Mysterio missed. All standard WWE contracts are written with the clause that says they can extend the contract based on the talents not performing for an extended period of time because of an injury. This was not something specific that was written into Rey’s contracts...
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Rey Mysterio’s WWE Contract Renewed

Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter Rey Mysterio’s WWE contract was reportedly set to expire last week. Vince McMahon renewed the deal for one year. This is due to the fact that WWE contracts are allowed to be frozen in the event of injury. Since Mysterio has missed so much time during the course of his deal due to injuries, the WWE felt that Mysterio owed them time and he...
Via PWS Entertainment
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Rey Mysterio Is Sticking with WWE for At Least One More Year

- Rey Mysterio’s contract with WWE was to have expired a few weeks ago but Rey got word that Vince McMahon had renewed it for one year, even though there was no option period for one year in his contract. However, WWE contracts are allowed to be frozen in the event of an injury. WWE’s feeling is that Rey missed so much time during his contract due to injuries that he owes them...
Via Wrestle Scoop
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Paige’s behavior Wrestlemania weekend, Rey Mysterio’s whereabouts, why is there a tournament to crown IC #1 contender?

Paige’s Wrestlemania weekend behavior (Credit: PWMania) It’s being said that during Wrestlemania weekend, Paige was one of the few main roster performers and NXT members that did not go out and party on Bourbon Street. Many of the NXT talents were spotting drinking and even posting pictures to the internet during the weekend. That wasn’t the case with Paige. There was a big...
Via Ring Kings
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Mexico’s World Cup Jerseys inspired by WWE Superstar Rey Mysterio

With World Cup fever about to take over the world, can you imagine if you were told that you inspired the jerseys for your home country when they travel to Brazil this summer? That dream has come true for WWE Superstar Rey Mysterio, who according to sources was the main inspiration for Mexico’s jerseys for the 2014 world cup. What an honor for @ReyMysterio as it was his mask used...
Via Ring Kings
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Backstage Update – Rey Mysterio Leaving WWE?

Partial Source: Rey Mysterio was not in attendance at the RAW and SmackDown tapings this week, which has led to a lot of speculation backstage about his WWE future as the company is building up to the WrestleMania 30 event. Mysterio’s deal with WWE expires in the next few months, and it is not a lock that he stays with the WWE as we’ve been reporting. There is also...
Via PWS Entertainment
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss
WWE News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

MLB players who still might be traded in August

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

Pacquiao likely to retire in 2016

Can Vince McMahon save TNA and WWE?

WATCH: TV station airs unfortunate Ray Rice blooper

Johnson suspended for cocaine use

College football's best coordinator duos

Best fantasy options at every position

Bosh: I was close to leaving Miami

Goodell defends Ray Rice punishment

MLB trade deadline tracker and analysis

Tigers acquire David Price in blockbuster

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.