When Kevin Owens announced in October that he would be undergoing double knee surgery, his prospects for WrestleMania 35 looked doubtful. However, the former Universal Champion could still appear at the event.
On the post-Raw edition of Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer said that Owens is currently slated to return to action in late February or early March.
“The hope is that he’d be ready in enough time before Mania that they’ll book him in something significant on the show,” Meltzer said. “That could be hard because usually when guys are ready to come back in March, the card is made and they start them back right after Mania.”
We heard that WWE plans on having Owens return as a babyface.
WWE wrote Owens off television following a match against Bobby Lashley on the October 8 episode of Raw. After Lashley pinned him with a