WWE’s Senior Vice President of Talent Relations John Laurinaitis issued the following statement today on behalf of the company:
"On behalf of WWE, we were deeply saddened to hear of the tragic loss of Mitsuharu Misawa. We extend our sincere condolences to his family, friends and fans. Misawa will be remembered as one of the all-time greats in Japan." You can read the statement at WWE.com.
Be sure to read our initial breaking news story explaining the tragic death of the ring legend.