By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
Independent standout Keith Lee has signed a WWE deal, according to Sean Radican of PWTorch.com. Lee is finishing up his independent dates this month and is expected to be NXT bound shortly thereafter.
Powell’s POV: Lee has really come into his own over the last couple of years and has been working regularly for Evolve and various independent promotions. His losses during WrestleMania weekend seemed like an indicator that he was wrapping up his independent run. Lee is scheduled to work his final Pro Wrestling Guerrilla event on May 25.
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