By Jason Powell
-NXT TV is headlined by Samoa Joe vs. Sami Zayn in a No. 1 contenders match. Zack Zimmerman is off this week, so join me for live coverage as the show streams on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-Lucha Underground airs tonight on El Rey Network tonight at 7:00 p.m. CT. John Moore will have his full review available by Thursday morning.
-Ring of Honor TV on Comet TV is headlined by The Young Bucks vs. ACH and Matt Sydal. My review of the show will be available before ROH airs on Comet TV tonight at 11:00 p.m. CT.
-Jim Ross’s latest “Ross Report” podcast guests are Roderick Strong and Brooke Adams, who also worked as Miss Tessmacher in TNA. Brooke recently announced that she is pregnant, so it should be an interesting conversation.
-Steve Austin’s new family friendly show features a conversation with Wade Keller regarding Daniel Bryan’s retirement and Titus O’Neil’s suspension. The Unleashed show has Chris Bell discussing his new documentary “Prescription Thugs”.
-The latest “Talk Is Jericho” podcasts hosted by Chris Jericho include rock photographer Bob Gruen and WWE wrestlers Primo and Epico (a/k/a Los Matadores).
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast lists “HOWL Presents Pro Wrestling Fringe.” Listen to the show at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
–The Taz Show is a daily show with a video feed option that is live from 7-9 a.m. ET. You can view or listen to the shows at Play.it. Taz had Mike Tenay on the show for a special draft edition for female wrestlers.
-Ric Flair’s latest “Woooo! Nation” podcast is an “Ask Naitch” edition. Check out the show at Play.it.
Birthdays and Notables
-Chris Champion (a/k/a Christopher Ashford-Smith) is 55 today.
-Jimmy Jacobs (a/k/a Chris Scobille) is 32. He has been working for WWE in a creative capacity for nearly a year now.
-Ricardo Rodriguez (a/k/a Jesus Rodriguez) is 30.
-The late Mike Awesome (a/k/a Michael Alfonso) took his own life on February 17, 2007. He was 42.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Jake Barnett co-hosting the Boom and Dot Net Weekly combo show. Jason and Jake discuss Becky Lynch announcing her pregnancy, Alberto Del Rio being accused of sexual assault, WWE's IC Title tournament, Mike Tyson appearing at AEW Double Or Nothing, Undertaker's Last Ride documentary, AEW Dynamite and NXT TV thoughts, and more...