By Jason Powell
-TNA Impact Wrestling features Drew Galloway vs. Eddie Edwards, and Eli Drake vs. Aron Rex is TNA Grand Championship semifinal matches. Impact airs 7CT/8ET time slot on Pop TV. I will not be able to cover Impact live for the next month or so. However, John Moore’s review of the show will be available later tonight or on Friday.
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-We are looking for correspondents for the following NXT events listed below. If you are going to one of these events or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in a report, contact me at email@example.com
-NXT is in Venice, Florida at Venice Community Center tonight. WWE stopped advertising talent on their live events page for their NXT B-show live events in Florida. However, there is not a weekend tour outside of Florida, so the spot shows will likely have more star power than usual.
-NXT is in Jacksonville, Florida at Maxwell Snyder Armory on Friday.
Birthdays and Notables
-Ole Anderson (a/k/a Alan Rogowski) is 74 today.
-Super Delfin (Hiroto Wakita) is 49 today.
-Luther “Horshu” Reigns (a/k/a Matthew Wiese) is 45 today.
-Bob Sapp is 43 today.
-Big Boss Man (Ray Traylor) died of a heart attack at age 41 on September 22, 2004. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame posthumously by his family earlier this year.
-Johnny Valentine (John Wisniski) was born on September 22, 1928. He died at age 72 on April 21, 2001
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Kenny Herzog discussing his journalism career, his new Outside Interference podcast, doing a feature story on CM Punk, pro wrestling in the pandemic, WWE talk on Retribution, The Hurt Business, Roman Reigns as a heel, and much more...