Partial Source: The Wrestling Observer
UPDATE: Over the last few days there has been a lot of talk about Rey Mysterio’s future with WWE. At this time, the feeling is that a top spot in the company is no longer available to Mysterio, and that with only three months left on his current deal, he could be preparing to finish up his WWE run.
With that being the feeling, there has been a lot of speculation that Mysterio might join the new AAA TV show debuting on the El Rey Network later this year. Konnan is a big part of that project, and remains close with Mysterio, who could end up as a big player there if he leaves WWE.
ORIGINAL: As noted late Wednesday night here on the website, Rey Mysterio’s WWE contract is up in two months and is said to be the next major deal to expire. While WWE officials would usually start pushing hard in attempts to re-sign a talent around now, this has not yet happened. While Mysterio is one of the top merchandise sellers in the company, he also has one of the largest downside guarantees in his contract.
Mysterio was not booked for the San Diego house show over the weekend and instead was put in Northern California, as it was felt that he has been booked too often in his hometown. The San Diego house show was the lowest-drawing show of the weekend for t