Why John Cena Was In New York City, Edge & Bret Hart At Hockey Game

John Cena A True Hero

John Cena was in New York City Monday morning (See also - The Rock Comments On Box Office Success, John Cena Busy As Ever) to appear on Today’s Kathie Lee & Hoda to grant eight-year-old Nick Santillo, who was born with just half a heart, his wish of meeting the WWE Champion. Monday is the Make-a-Wish Foundation’s World Wish Day. You can watch footage of the appearance embedded in the video below:

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Cena, after a grueling overseas tour and battling a painful Achilles injury, still makes time to grant wishes. You can’t help but respect that.

Edge with Bret Hart

Edge was with Bret Hart at Sunday night’s Edmonton Oil Kings at Calgary Hitmen minor league hockey game. He Tweeted about the experience on his verified Twitter account:

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  • Jake

    I gotta say, no matter how boring his character is, it may be worth it for these kids. Great human being John is.

    • Xavier

      Agreed. This is why Cena gets my respect. This is why they can’t turn him heel. I Appreciate the fact that he wants to be a role model and br a positive influence on his fans. I don’t see why people hate on that

  • Dangerous Lee

    If there was a sick child out there who’s wish was for Cena to turn heel, would he grant that wish?

    • Jeremy

      You’re not the only one thinking that. I brought up this point to a friend not too long ago. Would be cool though.