Originally written on WZR Online  |  Last updated 11/6/14
Partial Source: Pwinsider.com – As noted late last night here on the website, the previously-reported plans to turn Randy Orton heel are still in place. Orton, who has been requesting the turn for a while, is set to turn shortly after WrestleMania 29. – As previously reported, WWE Creative VP Eric Pankowksi is no longer with the company. Former WWE creative team member Court Bauer first posted the news via Twitter. Pankowski was hired back on February 1st, 2012. Sources in the company say that Pankowski was let go because he was not receptive to other people’s ideas, which cost him allies in the company. Pankowski also reportedly didn’t know how to deal with personalities and would get into arguments with talent over what would and wouldn’t work on TV. The situation was described a “Hollywood mindset not adapting to the pro wrestling mindset, and instead trying to force the opposite.” Few people are said to be surprised by the change, other than the fact that it came before WrestleM...
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