Keith Lee took to Twitter in the present day to situation a press release for his followers.
Lee has been off WWE TV for longer than one month now, and there’s no affirmation on why he has been away. Lee thanked his followers for his or her help and stated sooner or later he’ll clarify what’s been occurring. He additionally stated he’ll return in some unspecified time in the future.
“I hear lots of you. I see lots of the messages. At some point, I’ll clarify all of it for those true to me. For now, know that I greater than recognize the continued help. And WHEN I return, it will likely be full of all of the love I’ve for people who characterize this #LEEGION,” Lee wrote.
Lee just lately modified his Twitter title to “Impatient Lee” and advised followers again on March 8 that he misses them too.
WWE famous at one level that Lee was injured, which is why they pulled him from the Elimination Chamber pay-per-view on February 21. He was scheduled to work a Triple Menace with Riddle and present WWE Champion Bobby Lashley, however was changed by John Morrison to what WWE stated had been accidents. That match noticed Riddle seize the USA Title from Lashley.
Concerning Lee’s standing, it was reported within the lead-up to Elimination Chamber, by way of Ringside Information, that there was some pushback on Lee due to WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon. Vince reportedly believed that WWE nonetheless had not discovered that “particular spark” for Lee. A supply famous at the moment that Lee’s promos had not “caught on fireplace” throughout his most important roster run. Lee was additionally one of many wrestlers that Vince hand-picked to go to the WWE Efficiency Heart for the “large males lessons” to work on their expertise, displaying that Vince believes that Lee nonetheless wants some tuning up.
Lee has not wrestled defeating WWE United States Champion Riddle on the February 8 RAW present. Earlier than that match he spent a number of weeks out of the ring, final wrestling on the January 11 RAW present in a win over Sheamus, which got here after teaming with Sheamus to defeat The Miz and John Morrison earlier within the present.
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