“Not a Happy Birthday” – Keith Lee Finally Breaks Silence on His WWE Release

Published 11/09/2021, 7:30 AM EST


Last week, WWE released several superstars like Keith Lee, Karrion Kross, Nia Jax, Oney Lorcan, and many more. It was a bad day for the WWE fans to hear about these releases.

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WWE Hall of Famers like Eric Bischoff and Mick Foley reacted to this decision by WWE. The latter supported the released Superstars with his tweet, blaming WWE for losing precious talents like Karrion Kross and Keith Lee.

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Recently, Lee made his return to Monday Night RAW after a long absence, but things went off in a bad direction.

Days after his release, Lee expressed his gratitude to his fans for supporting him and wishing him on his birthday. Lee wrote he will not stop and will continue his journey.

What’s next for Keith Lee?

Keith Lee is a very talented wrestler. He has the potential and power to be a dominant powerhouse. During his time in NXT, he proved his worth by being a Double Champ.

He debuted in August 2018 for his first match against Marcel Barthel. Later, he went on to beat the NXT locker room

He has delivered classics against the likes of Damian Preist, Dominik Dijakovic, Roderick Strong, Adam Cole. Lee’s race to the title shot saw him demolish Adam Cole at The Great American Bash pay-per-view in a winner takes all match.

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Lee made his main roster debut on August 24, 2020. In his first match on RAW, he faced Randy Orton, but couldn’t win due to disqualification as Drew McIntyre attacked ‘The Viper’. Later, Lee defeated Orton at PayBack. Unfortunately, Lee wasn’t given more chances to push his main roster career.

Keith Lee has all the skills to be a great wrestler. After his 90-day clause, he could sign in wherever he wants. AEW’s Tony Khan will try his best to get Lee on AEW.

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The future of Lee lies in his hands, but his fans always love him wherever he goes. Do you think he should join AEW? Let us know in the comments.

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Yash Sawant

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Yash is a WWE and AEW writer at EssentiallySports. Currently, Yash is a BSC student and along with his studies follows his favorite sport. Being a WWE fan since 2012, Yash loves all things related to wrestling.

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