By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown features Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn on Miz TV and the final hype for Saturday’s WWE Roadblock. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs tonight on USA Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-Go behind the scenes of the Vince McMahon interview in the new Dot Net Weekly audio show. Brian Fritz, who conducted the interview on Tuesday, joined me on Wednesday to discuss Vince’s demeanor, the setting, whether any questions were off-limits, and we broke down some of the comments Vince made. We also discussed the fact that WWE did not confirm that physical Hall of Fame building, and Orlando resident Brian’s thoughts on the rumored location. This show is available exclusively to Dot Net Members. Join us today by signing up via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page..
–We are looking for correspondents for this weekend’s WWE and NXT live events. If you are going to any upcoming show and want to help us out with a report or even the basic results of a show, email me at email@example.com
-NXT is in Jacksonville, Florida at Maxwell Snyder Armory tonight with the following crew: Finn Balor, Sami Zayn, Bayley, Samoa Joe, and Baron Corbin.
-NXT is in Fort Pierce, Florida at Fenn Center on Saturday with the following talent: Finn Balor, Bayley, Samoa Joe, Apollo Crews, Baron Corbin, and Nia Jax.
Birthdays and Notables
-WWE backstage interviewer and ring announcer JoJo Offerman is 22.
-Ernie Ladd died of colon cancer on March 10, 2007 at age 68.
-Dino Bravo (a/k/a Adolfo Bresciano) was shot to death on March 10, 1993. He was shot 17 times in his home and it is believed that alleged role in illegal cigarette smuggling operation led to his death. The identity of his killer remains a mystery.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features guest Eli Drake talking about signing with the NWA, his departure from Impact Wrestling, rejecting an intergender match with Tessa Blanchard, his WWE developmental run, and much more...