Former WWE Champion Rob Van Dam was recently interviewed by Sports Illustrated’s Justin Barrasso after the Northeast Wrestling’s Redemption event. “RVD” was asked about a possible return to WWE. His last run with the company lasted from June of 2013 to August of 2014. He also made a one-off appearance during the 2014 Slammy Awards to present the award for Extreme Moment of the Year.
In regards to a possible WWE return, “RVD” acknowledged that he knows fans would like to see him back. He said it’s “good to be wanted,” but noted that he enjoys being able to select the dates he works:
“I know that my fans want to see me back in WWE, To that, I can say, it’s good to be wanted. I can tell you that I enjoy my days off a lot more than my days on, but I appreciate the fans. It’s because of them I have the life I have. So thank you to the fans, I know they’re going to stick with me for life, and never say never.”