It was announced on tonight’s episode of WWE Raw that Booker T will the latest inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame. Booker joins Bruno Sammartino, Mick Foley, Bob Backlund, Trish Stratus & Donald Trump in the Hall of Fame Class of 2013. Booker is the current General Manager of Smackdown and won numerous titles […]
- Trish Stratus Tweeted the following after being announced as an inductee for the WWE Hall of Fame: Thank you @wweuniverse #stratusfaction comes to @wwe #HOF2013 #honored — Trish Stratus (@trishstratuscom) January 29, 2013 – Booker T is scheduled to make an “announcement” on the future of the World Heavyweight Championship on this week’s Smackdown. […]
- Booker T did a conference call on Thursday to promote Sunday’s Royal Rumble pay-per-view. The only noteworthy tidbits to come out of the call were that Book isn’t entering the 30-man Rumble match and is working with Medallion Press for his second autobiography. – The presale password to obtain tickets to the 3/24 Smackdown […]
- Booker T was the honorary captain of the Houston Texans at Sunday’s NFL game against the Baltimore Ravens. Sharmell posted the following photo on Facebook -> – Candice Michelle gave birth to her second daughter over the weekend. Her name is Ryumi Grace. Congratulations are in order for Candice! – The New York Times […]
The latest episode of WWE “Outside the Ring” features Booker T cooking and is embedded in the video below:
Arda Ocal sent in the following: theScore’s Arda Ocal (@arda_ocal) had a chance to speak with former World Heavyweight Champion and current General Manager of Smackdown, Booker T. Part 1 of the 2 part interview has been posted (Part 2 comes on Wednesday Aug 29) Highlights: -On writing about his time in prison: “Just felt […]
- Wrestling News World reader Brandon van Reenen sent in the following: In South Africa (as well as all other countries carrying the international version of Raw), WWE has begun piping in commentary and removing any reference to the original 3-hour runtime. Raw’s shift to 3 hours has really hurt the quality of the international […]
-The official WWE YouTube channel has posted another video preview of WWE Saturday Morning Slam, in which several WWE Superstars discuss their favorite Olympic sport: -TMZ caught up with Booker T, who discussed his infamous blunder on WCW in 1996. The video is embedded below: -The official WWE YouTube channel also posted a recap of […]
-Despite Chris Jericho saying he is “done with WWE” as of August 14th, Dolph Ziggler sent out a Tout following his loss at WWE Summerslam against Jericho in which he demands a rematch: -The official WWE website is promoting an angle in which Alberto Del Rio has filed a “formal protest” with Smackdown General Manager […]
The Miami Herald posted a new article with quotes from Smackdown General Manager Booker T. In the article, he discusses his expectations for WWE SummerSlam, his goals as General Manager, and more. In the following excerpt, Booker rates himself as a Smackdown commentator: “I give myself a C, maybe a C+, maybe,” he admitted. “That […]
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For those that missed it on Smackdown, Eve will face Kaitlyn on the show this week with the winner becoming Booker T’s new assistant. You can watch the segment where the match was setup embedded in the video below:
- Wrestling News World reader David H sent word that WWE will tape Smackdown on October 2nd from Tulsa, Oklahoma. The advertised dark match main event is Sheamus vs. Alberto Del Rio vs. Randy Orton in a triple threat match for the World Heavyweight Championship. – WWE is doing an angle here on dot com […]
- As was seen on this week’s Smackdown, Cody Rhodes will face Sin Cara on next week’s Smackdown. – For those that missed Smackdown or didn’t read it in the taping results, Booker T was announced as the brand’s General Manager by Vince McMahon.
WWE sent out a text alert to mobile users on Tuesday, teasing Booker T as the new Smackdown General Manager. Below is the text in its entirety: Mr. McMahon will name the new General Manager of Smackdown at tonight’s live event, and there is strong speculation it will be Booker T. Make sure you join […]