RedBeard made an emotional look (Photograph: AEW)
AEW paid tribute to Brodie Lee on Wednesday night time lower than every week after the wrestler’s tragic loss of life – and his tag staff accomplice Erick Rowan made his Dynamite debut.
The towering star – generally known as Erick RedBeard since leaving WWE in April – made his presence felt in an emotional second after John Silver, Hangman Web page and Alex Reynolds beat the staff of MJF, Santana and Ortiz.
Wardlow obtained concerned within the match, just for RedBeard to look and take him out of the equation.
MJF – who yelled at Brodie Lee Jr. earlier within the match – once more obtained within the eight-year-old’s face earlier than ripping off his Darkish Order masks.
Nonetheless, -1 obtained his revenge with some kendo stick pictures, earlier than Silver, Reynolds and Web page picked up the win.
Fittingly, the victory got here after Silver hit Ortiz with a discus clothesline, which was Brodie’s signature move before his death.
RedBeard joined them within the ring and was clearly combating again the tears as he held up an indication with a message for his late good friend.
The notice learn: ‘Goodbye for now, my brother. “See you down the highway” ‘
RedBeard paid tribute to Brodie – whom he teamed with in WWE each as members of the Wyatt Family and their very own Bludgeon Brothers tandem – on social media after his loss of life on December 26.
Referring to his good friend by his actual identify Jon Huber, he wrote on Instagram: ‘Heartbroken and numb. Simply after I suppose my eyes have dried, I consider you and start to cry once more.
‘I’ve misplaced not solely a good friend however a brother! I struggled final night time with many feelings and reminiscences. Jon meant extra to me than he’ll ever know.
‘I bear in mind clearly all of the loops we had throughout our years on the highway collectively. He would at all times stay up for getting dwelling to his household.
‘After each loop he would say to me, “Goodbye Endlessly”, as a result of he would need his 1 or two days with them, to really feel like without end.’