Former Impression World Champion Eli Drake has signed with WWE.
Drake made an look shortly earlier than they went on the air for the NXT TakeOver: Vengeance Day pre-show.
Drake had just lately labored for the Nationwide Wrestling Alliance however he’s been a free agent for a number of months. Throughout an interview with Chris Van Vliet, Drake indicated return to professional wrestling may not be within the playing cards since he was doing exterior initiatives however plans have modified and, based mostly on the clip under, it seems to be like he shall be a part of the NXT model.
In response to these in attendance at TakeOver, Drake was referring to himself as LA Knight.
Drake is simply the most recent high star to hitch WWE. As famous earlier, Taya Valkyrie has additionally signed with the corporate. She was backstage on the final NXT tapings.
— Niko Exxtra 🏛 (@nikoexxtra) February 14, 2021