WWE Superstar Randy Orton Details His Deep Emotional Bond With Brodie Lee

Published 12/28/2020, 1:16 PM EST


Brodie Lee has helped the wrestling world in countless ways, and his passing brought all his deeds to the light. Many Superstars have expressed their short story on Lee, and his influence went as far as touching the heart of Randy Orton as well. 

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In a recent post on Instagram, ‘The Viper’ shared a deep message about Brodie Lee and what the AEW Superstar meant to him as a person. 

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As you can see, Lee had such a great personality that even Orton preferred to sit with him on the bus. This goes to prove how much he helped those around him. 

Although Brodie mostly played the role of the bad guy or as the heel, he was one of the best good guys in the business. His helpful and friendly nature was acknowledged by many as they paid tribute to him. 

Brodie Lee was a family man like Randy Orton

Lee’s death created a rare truce between the WWE and AEW worlds that collectively mourned his loss. Superstars and fans paid a final tribute to him by using his famous tagline on Sunday with “It’s Sunday, You know what that means…”

More than anything, Brodie Lee was a family man, and Randy Orton found that quality of his the most heartwarming. His ability to easily gel with anyone went a long way.

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His love for his children was something highlighted by many Superstars. Being a family man himself, Orton understands just how big the loss is. 

The AEW Superstar managed to make a lot of fired sand had special moments with nearly every star. His helping hand was a wall of support to many stars struggling to climb up in the industry. 

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Inspite of his untimely death, we will continue to cherish the memory and legacy that Brodie Lee left behind. His work as a wrestler was one thing, but his deeds outside the ring are what defined Brodie. 

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Luke Dias

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Luke Dias is a senior WWE and AEW author at EssentiallySports, having published more than 1000 articles on professional wrestling. Having completed courses in Advanced Writing from the University of California and Media and Ethics from the University of Amsterdam, Luke is currently pursuing an undergraduate degree in Journalism from Xavier’s College. His tremendous knowledge of WWE history enables him to make past connections, adding depth to the articles.

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