The 27th annual edition of the Royal Rumble is just around the corner, and above all else, it traditionally serves as a turning point for plenty of careers.
The 30-man extravaganza Rumble match is a breeding point for career boosts, breakups and huge swerves—but it is the first that grabs the attention here.
There is plenty of talent on the WWE roster that have been quietly waiting for a chance to break out and launch a career for real. That opportunity could well arrive at the Royal Rumble.
Let's take a look at the top five stars who have the potential to launch their careers at the historic pay-per-view event.