WWE and AEW Superstars Pay Tribute to Brodie Lee on Social Media

Published 12/27/2020, 8:15 AM EST


The tragic death of Brodie Lee has left the wrestling industry in a state of mourning. Lee was one of the kindest men in the business loved by his peers, superiors and even the younger wrestlers. His colleagues from WWE and AEW poured in their condolences for Brodie Lee and his family.

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His biggest match came against Randy Orton at WWE Elimination Chamber, and his on-screen sent out a very emotional tweet to commemorate his memory.

Along with Orton, fellow WWE legend John Cena also posted a picture of him and Harper from 2014. This was during Cena’s rivalry with Bray Wyatt.

Along with Cena, tweets came from several Superstars who claimed to have been touched by Brodie Lee. These include Alexa Bliss, Baron Corbin, Mustafa Ali, Drew McIntyre, Sami Zayn and Charlotte Flair.

WWE COO and NXT’s executive producer also posted a touching tweet in memory of Brodie Lee. Along with him, Stephanie McMahon also took to social media to remember the late Superstar.

Stephanie acknowledged Lee as an amazing parent. They apparently bonded over the love for their children.

AEW superstars pay tribute to Brodie Lee

Lee had a fantastic run with AEW. He signed with the company in 2020 itself, and in no time was pushed to the main event. He faced Jon Moxley for the AEW World Championship at Double or Nothing, which was his first pay-per-view appearance in AEW.

Moxley’s wife and former WWE commentator Renee Paquette paid tribute to one of her husband’s biggest rivals.

Lee’s biggest win in AEW came against Cody Rhodes on August 22nd. He destroyed Cody in less than five minutes and took away the TNT Championship from him. Rhodes and several other AEW superstars tweeted about Lee.

Wrestlers show support to the wife and family of Brodie Lee

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Amanda Huber posted a heart-wrenching post on Instagram in memory of her late husband. Wrestlers across promotions left touching comments on the post.

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It includes comments from Britt Baker, Natalya, Jimmy Havoc, Carmella, Nyla Rose, Tyson Kidd, Cash Wheeler, Brie Bella, Brandi Rhodes, Heath Slater, Matt Cardona, Killian Dain and Becky Lynch.

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Nathan Fulgado

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Nathan Fulgado is a WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports. Having published close to 1000 professional wrestling articles, Nathan is currently pursuing his Journalism degree from Xavier's College. He has previously worked at Free Press Journal as a local journalist.

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