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Keith Lee was contacted by AEW CEO and booker Tony Khan three days after he was launched by WWE final November.
That launch occurred and inside three days, Tony discovered a method to get in contact with me,” Lee stated on AEW Unrestricted. “I was actually really impressed with that considering we had never spoken before. We had some really laid back conversations and got to know each other a little bit. That’s something that helped because that’s some of my trust that’s a little disgruntled. We had a conversation and as time wore on, things got easier and we met up and I have a thing where I must meet a person in person, I’m a people feeler as opposed to listening to things. I’m an energy guy. When I did meet him, I decided that he’s a fairly stand up guy and I really enjoyed my time with him, what he’s about, talking football and all that good stuff, especially as a former player.”
Lee went on to state through the interview that Adam Cole influenced his decision to be part of AEW. “I felt like the happiness of people such as Adam Cole, he’s somebody I place a lot of stock in as a human being, there aren’t a lot of people in this industry that you can just trust or get along with at certain levels, but I really like Adam Cole as a person,” stated Lee. His testimony for his happiness right here was one thing that made it slightly simpler. In the grand scheme of issues, when we acquired to talking about enterprise, it made sense for me and my plans. That made it slightly simpler and when you get alongside with any person and it matches your plan and what you need to do in life, it helps and people talks had been simpler than I believed they might be. It made the decision that a lot simpler.”
Lee additionally mentioned the response he acquired from the followers when he made his Dynamite debut. “It had been a few months since I had heard such a thing, and I really wasn’t expecting it, so immediately as it was, and as it stood, it was exciting and just a really warm, touching moment,” stated Lee.