If Batista sticks around after his 'No Holds Barred' match with Triple H at WrestleMania 35, eyebrows will be raised. It's much more realistic that big Dave will waltz back off into WWE's periphery and resume his movie career. This feud is a one-off, and it's designed to add star power to 'Mania. Nothing more.
The same goes for Triple H. Post-WrestleMania, he'll retreat back into his suit until he gets the itch to wrestle again later this year. That's two sizeable holes on the roster that'll need filled, and there could be another if rumours are true that Ronda Rousey will depart once she puts over Becky Lynch (prediction alert) in New Jersey.
If those names are on the back burner then, who will replace them? A brewed up concoction of returns and main roster debuts, that's who.
The Raw immediately following 'Mania is always a riotous affair. It's a party atmosphere packed with surprises, and it's become a love letter to fans who like comebacks or debuts. This year should be no different, and here are the most reasonably rational contenders...