-- As seen last night on Raw, Samoa Joe confronted Sami Zayn backstage leading to a match where Zayn was squashed quickly. It appeared that Joe was headed for a babyface turn before suddenly saying he doesn't "forgive" the fans, aborting his face turn. According to the latest Wrestling Observer Radio, this was primarily done to try and keep the live audience from cheering Zayn since Raw was being held in Toronto, Canada and Zayn is supposed to firmly be a heel character. The thinking was that WWE live audiences these days seem to cheer for any sort of turn and as a result, they would be firmly behind Joe for much of the match thinking he's turned face and it would be enough to keep them from cheering for Sami. The plan appears to be to turn Joe face eventually, but last night was not the week WWE wanted to pull the trigger on that.
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