The news of Roman Reigns' leukemia diagnosis opened Raw with a surreal somberness. In the minutes that have passed, WWE Superstars have flooded to social media to send their best wishes to The Big Dog.
As we still fumble with reality, WWE's locker room has already rallied behind their guy. Here's a collection of Tweets.
Love you @wweromanreigns You taught me so much about what it means to be a superstar here. Can’t wait to see you back ❤️— $asha Banks (@SashaBanksWWE) October 23, 2018
.@WWERomanReigns you are the definition of what it means to be a leader and a champion and one of the toughest lads on the planet. We are all behind you and sending love. You will beat this. #ThankYouRoman— Rebecca Quin (@BeckyLynchWWE) October 23, 2018
The Singh Brothers
He’s our locker room leader.
He IS the business.
He’ll be back.
You got this, champ. #ThankYouRoman— Singh Brothers (@SinghBrosWWE) October 23, 2018
I'm overseas and I just heard the terrible news about @WWERomanReigns and his battle with Leukemia. Totally shocked. Uce, you are a tough bastard and a true fighter, and you will beat this.— Sami Zayn (@SamiZayn) October 23, 2018
Lots of love.
My thoughts & prayers go out to @WWERomanReigns & his family. Breaks my heart but praying & believing for a speedy & full recovery.— CJ (Lana) Perry (@LanaWWE) October 23, 2018
About to board my flight to Newark and hearing news about my #GoodBrother and one of the hardest working, strongest brothers I know @WWERomanReigns , got a pit in my stomach.— Karl Anderson (@KarlAndersonWWE) October 23, 2018
My family throwing so many prayers at you..
Love you bro.
Just saw the @WWERomanReigns news. Absolutely heartbreaking. Roman is one of nicest guys I have ever met in this business and was a pleasure every time I had the pleasure to work with him. My best wishes to him!— John Layfield (@JCLayfield) October 23, 2018
Our job gives us the ability to portray larger than life characters who possess super human qualities and characteristics.
After hearing his story it's very apparent that Joe Anoa'i is just as much of a superhero as "Roman Reigns" is.#ThankYouRoman— Johnny Gargano (@JohnnyGargano) October 23, 2018
Sending my thoughts and prayers your way @WWERomanReigns ... Thank you and stay strong! ????— Mandy (@WWE_MandyRose) October 23, 2018