While doing a podcast interview with Chris Jericho, Booker T revealed that Sid Vicious was the one that brought he and his brother, Stevie Ray, to WCW. Vicious told them that he wanted to transition to the front office so he recruited them to show management that he had an eye for talent. Sid even allowed Harlem Heat to stay at his apartment for the first three months that they were with World Championship Wrestling.
January 24, 2016
In a very interesting move, ROH has decided to give Matt Jackson a chance at their world heavyweight championship on Saturday night at a live event in Duluth, Georgia. Jackson will be challenge Jay Lethal for the title that night. Matt normally works tag team matches with his brother, but Ring of Honor management wants to see how well he can do as a singles competitor, much like what the NWA did with Ricky Morton and Ric Flair.
January 20, 2016
When the mainstream media picked up on the controversial Reid Flair story line that was done on Monday Night Raw, WWE was quick to react by stating that Charlotte was the one that pushed for her deceased brother to be thrown into the mix. However, close observers do not believe what management is trying to say, as Charlotte was obviously having a hard time trying to get through the promo.
November 27, 2015
When asked about the controversial segment between Charlotte and Paige recently, Bret Hart was very critical of WWE. He felt that it was wrong for the creative department to bring up the late Reid Flair. Hart said that he sympathizes with Ric Flair for being subjected to something so personal. Bret also noted that management did not do a story line whenever Jerry Lawler recently lost his brother.
November 20, 2015
As expected, WWE issued an official statement on the controversy segment that played out at the end of Monday Night Raw last week. The message was kept very basic and short, but management essentially stated that it was Charlotte that pushed for the mentioning of her dead brother by Paige. Those close to the diva are refuting that notion because they feel that it was not up to her.
November 19, 2015
Well, it looks like WWE has changed up plans for Undertaker and Kane at the Survivor Series. Initially, the Brothers of Destruction were going to find teammates to take on all four members of the Wyatt Family. The story has now been changed. Instead, it will simply be a traditional tag team match. Bray Wyatt will choose the two members of his team, and he will unlikely be one of the choices.
November 11, 2015
On Friday, David Angle was in court to waive his right to a preliminary hearing on the death of his wife. The two of them were involved in a domestic dispute. His famous younger brother, Kurt Angle, was spotted in the courtroom to show support for his family. Kurt was seen hugging the family members of his deceased sister in law, which is a sign that they are still on good terms.
October 31, 2015