Bob Backlund's name has also popped up again due to his history with Madison Square Garden. The report is WWE has reached out to him but no word on if he's accepted.
Word is that there have been discussions within WWE to induct the Kliq (Shawn Michaels, Triple H, Kevin Nash, Scott Hall and Sean Waltman) into the WWE Hall of Fame. The group has members in both DX and the nWo, which have both been discussed as possible inductees.
The latest on this year's class is that it is still very up in the air, and that there are several possibilities for the spots.