Original Plans for Tonight’s Raw Opening Revealed

As noted earlier, The Rock was scheduled to be confronted by on tonight’s Raw episode, however The Rock is no where to be found.

Raw’s original script was set to feature The Rock opening the show with a promo about losing the title to . This promo would have led to Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman confronting Rock and laying him out, planting the seeds for a future pay-per-view bout between the two (rumored for WrestleMania 30).

With The Rock skipping out without notice, WWE had to re-write the show. A WWE source described the environment as “chaos backstage”.

Source: PWInsider.com