WWE.com has a new article looking at five rising stars from the EVOLVE independent promotion that is part of the WWN family, which has been heavily rumored to be in a working partnership with WWE and NXT as of late.

The five talents featured in the article are EVOLVE Champion Timothy Thatcher, Zack Sabre Jr., Tracy Williams, Anthony Nese and Johnny Gargano, who has made recent appearances on NXT TV. WWN co-founder Gabe Sapolsky is interviewed in the article about those talents and also promotes this weekend’s EVOLVE iPPVs in New York City where NXT star Sami Zayn will be making appearances in front of the live crowd.

WWE.com: NXT’s next breakout stars?: Meet the 5 EVOLVE wrestlers you need to know