Before AJ Lee stunned the professional wrestling world by announcing her early retirement from WWE, there were plans in place for her to turn do a heel turn and challenge Paige, who is still being scheduled to capture the Divas Championship from Nikki Bella at Extreme Rules. The creative department had to quickly find alternative plans. Since they already wrote the story, they simply decided to replace AJ with Naomi.
April 15, 2015
Even though the actual heel turn only took place on the latest episode of Monday Night Raw, WWE has already announced that Cody Rhodes and Goldust will be wrestling one another at Fast Lane this upcoming Sunday. Usually, the creative department would have a couple of confrontations in between the turn and the actual match being announced. Even though the story has been brewing, management ended up rushing things in the end.
February 19, 2015