Ryan Lochte NOT Rejected By ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Partners, Despite Report

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Ryan Lochte Dancing with the Stars

By Shari Weiss


Ryan Lochte Dancing with the Stars

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Ryan Lochte is not being rejected by potential “Dancing with the Stars” partners, despite a report from a certain webloid. Gossip Cop can exclusively debunk the claim.

According to the fabrication factory known as HollywoodLife, “Ryan Lochte may run into trouble — again — if he ends up on the new season of ‘Dancing With The Stars,'” because “some of the pros are not interested in two-stepping with the disgraced Olympian.” The story goes on, “Even though ‘DWTS’ would be a great fit for Ryan after his scandal, some of his potential dance partners are not feeling the idea.”

“He wants to [compete], his people want to, but the professional dancers are lobbying not to be with him if he does it because they don’t want to get voted out first because it effects their payday,” a so-called “source” is quoted as saying. The site goes on to opine, “If the dancers are ‘lobbying’ against him… well, needless to say that’s not a great start to winning the mirror ball trophy.”

But HollywoodLies has absolutely no credibility when it comes to “DWTS” and the Olympic swimmer. Last week, the bad blog got it 100 percent WRONG when it claimed Lochte’s “Dancing with the Stars” offer had been pulled due to the Rio “robbery” controversy. And in a further show of the webloid’s cluelessness, its new story also says, “There’s also reports Maksim Chmerkovskiy is returning to the competitive dance show.”

Well, an outlet that supposedly has all this insight should know that Chmerkovskiy’s “DWTS” return was officially announced hours before this Lochte story was posted. That just further proves HollywoodLife doesn’t have the “Dancing With The Stars” knowledge and inside info that it claims. As per usual, the site just likes to seemingly make up its own angles to news topics to capitalize on traffic.

And in this case, the webloid’s take is WRONG once again. Gossip Cop is told the allegations Locthe is having “trouble” getting a partner on “Dancing with the Stars” is a “complete and total lie.”

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