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Former AEW star OFFICIALLY makes WWE in-ring debut at NXT Halloween Havoc

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In a surprising turn of events, the wrestling world witnessed a former AEW star making a grand entrance into the WWE universe. The NXT Halloween Havoc event was the chosen stage for this significant debut, and it certainly did not disappoint.

Previously known to AEW fans as Brian Pillman Jr, the wrestler has now adopted the moniker “Lexis King” for his WWE journey.

While many might remember him for his flowing blonde hair from his AEW days, Lexis King has revamped his image for WWE.

He now boasts a rock-inspired entrance, complete with a theme that resonates with his new persona. One of the highlights of his debut was his grand entrance, where he slid out onto the stage seated on a throne, setting the tone for what was to come.

The In-ring Action: Lexis King vs. Chen at NXT Halloween Havoc

The anticipation was palpable as Lexis King squared off against Dante Chen. Contrary to expectations, this wasn’t a one-sided affair.

Chen managed to showcase his skills and put up a commendable fight. However, the night belonged to King. He secured his first WWE victory with a distinctive finisher move.

Interestingly, the commentary team was left guessing the name of this new move. Fans are eagerly waiting for an official name for this finisher, which is sure to become a signature move for King in his upcoming matches.

The Road Ahead for Lexis King

With such a powerful debut, expectations are sky-high for Lexis King. His unique blend of charisma, in-ring prowess, and a revamped image makes him a force to reckon with in the WWE universe.

Fans and experts alike are keen to see how WWE will chart his journey, and which rivalries and storylines will be crafted around him.


  • Who is Lexis King in WWE?
    • Lexis King is the new WWE persona of the wrestler formerly known as Brian Pillman Jr in AEW.
  • How did Lexis King make his debut?
    • Lexis King made a grand debut at the NXT Halloween Havoc event, complete with a rock-inspired entrance.
  • Who did Lexis King face in his debut match?
    • Lexis King faced Dante Chen in his debut match at NXT Halloween Havoc.
  • Did Lexis King win his debut match?
    • Yes, Lexis King secured a victory in his debut match using a unique finisher move.
  • What’s next for Lexis King in WWE?
    • While the exact path is yet to be charted, given his impactful debut, big things are expected from Lexis King in WWE.
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