There is still some uncertainty if the report is real or a storyline piece to further the story with McMahon, Daniel Bryan, Kevin Owens, and Sami Zayn.
CageSideSeats notes that it's rumored Shane McMahon could be returning as early as next week's episode of SmackDown Live.
The statement also read that he was also diagnosed with a "laryngeal contusion and trapezius and rhomboid strains", after being attacked by Owens and Zayn on SmackDown two weeks ago.
Russian hit squad put poison on Sergei Skripal's front door, police believe
Officers are examining more than 5,000 hours of closed-circuit television and more than 1,350 seized items, police said. The pair were poisoned March 4 after being exposed to what British police believe was a military-grade nerve agent.
Shane McMahon was hospitalized last week which left his place at WrestleMania up in the air, despite this, Daniel Bryan announced that McMahon would still be part of their tag team match next weekend and there seems to be a good reason why.
It could all be a work, and McMahon could still make his triumphant return on the go-home Smackdown prior to Mania to announce a match involving himself, but it also could be that McMahon really did suffer something serious enough to require surgery and needs to miss WrestleMania. Instead, it now looks like Daniel Bryan will have to find a new partner for WrestleMania. Even more, the Wrestling Observer Radio reports that Shane will need surgery to fix the hernia and that all but ends his WrestleMania dreams. The only detail that could be a work is that he suffered the injury during the beatdown by Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn. Should Bryan and McMahon lose, Owens and Zayn will be reinstated on SmackDown, or else they'll remain "fired".
Despite all this speculation, Shane McMahon might already be medically cleared to compete and the match will happen as planned.