Report: Hulk Hogan to return to WWE Feb. 24

Jimmy Hart and Hulk Hogan appear at Barnes & Noble to promote his book "My Life Outside the Ring" in New York, Tuesday, October 27, 2009. (Charles Sykes/AP file)

WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan will make his return to WWE television Feb. 24, according to a report from

If that date sounds familiar, that is because the WWE Network is scheduled to launch at 11:06 p.m. that night. It is also the night after the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view.

According to the report, Hogan had agreed in principle to make a return not long after his departure from TNA Wrestling, and was originally scheduled to appear at the unveiling of the WWE Network Jan. 8. However, Hogan did not appear. also reported that the Undertaker and “The Mouth of the South” Jimmy Hart would make their WWE television returns on Feb. 24 as well. contacted someone within WWE for confirmation of any of these returns. The source said that most people in the company are kept in the dark on things until they absolutely have to know. This appears to one of those instances.