Kurt Angle told TMZ Sports that he’s not ruling out a return to the ring but he’s not going to make a surprise return at Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view.
"Royal Rumble is not gonna happen." Angle told the publication
"A lot of people are assuming it, a lot of writers are writing about it ... I haven't talked to WWE about anything after WWE Hall of Fame."
Angle will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in March over Wrestlemania 33 weekend. Here are his comments to TMZ Sports:
The rumors got started after Angle canceled a scheduled independent booking for this weekend.