By Jason Powell
-The WWE Smackdown television taping for Thursday’s television show will be held tonight in Boston, Massachusetts at TD Garden. WWE is advertising Brock Lesnar for the taping.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s WWE Smackdown taping in Boston. If you are going to Smackdown or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in reports, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-TNA Impact airs on Pop TV tonight at 8:00 p.m. CT. The show features the first appearance of Drew Galloway since winning the TNA Championship last week. Join me for live coverage of Impact as the show airs on Pop TV tonight. John Moore will be by on Tuesday with the TNA Impact Wrestling Hit List.
-Dot Net Members are listening to my WWE Raw audio review and my Q&A audio show from Monday. Join us on the ad-free version of the website and special section of our free iPhone and Android apps by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-The Smackdown dark main event is advertised as Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose vs. Sheamus and Kevin Owens.
-Total Divas airs tonight on E! at 8:00 p.m. CT. The preview lists Paige getting cold feet after agreeing to help a fan come out to his family, Brie Bella being torn between her friends and Daniel Bryan, and Eva Mendes forming a tag team with Mandy Rose.
-The “Off The Top Rope” segment on ESPNews airs tonight during the 8:00 p.m. CT hour. Host Jonathan Coachman noted on Twitter that he will have WrestleMania legends on the show leading up to the event. This week’s guest is Mick Foley.
Birthdays and Notables
-Wayne Bloom is 58. He worked by his own name in the AWA and then as Beau Beverly in WWE. He teamed with Mike Enos as the Destruction Crew, the Minnesota Wrecking Crew II, and the Beverly Brothers.
-Villano V (a/k/a Raymundo Díaz Mendoza, Jr.) is 54 today.
-Steve Doll died on March 22, 2009 at age 48 when a blood clot reached his lung. He also worked as Steven Dunn with Timothy Well (a/k/a Rex King) in WWE’s Well Dunn tag team.
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...