By Jason Powell
-NXT TV features footage of Shinsuke Nakamura beating Samoa Joe to win the NXT Title in Japan. Join Zack Zimmerman for live coverage as the show streams on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-Lucha Underground is hyping Sexy Star striking back at the Worldwide Underground. LU airs on El Rey Network tonight at 7:00 p.m. CT. John Moore’s full review of the show will be available on Thursday.
-Ring of Honor TV on Comet TV features Jay Lethal, Silas Young, Jay Briscoe, and Mark Briscoe vs. Chris Sabin, Alex Shelley, Jay White, and Lio Rush. My full report on the show will be available this afternoon.
-Jim Ross’s latest “Ross Report” podcast guest is Chael Sonnen.
-Steve Austin’s guest on the new family friendly edition of the podcast is Ted Fowler. The Unleashed show has Fowler and Austin’s wife Kristin.
-The latest “Talk Is Jericho” podcast hosted by Chris Jericho has O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Ice Cube’s son who played him in Straight Outta Compton). The previous show has Disco Inferno.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast features Josh Prohibition. Listen to the podcast 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.
Birthdays and Notables
-Dean Ambrose (a/k/a Jonathan Good) is 31 today.
-The late Rick Rude (a/k/a Rick Rood) was born on December 7, 1958. He died of a heart attack at age 40 on April 20, 1999. Here’s hoping that Rude will take his rightful place in the WWE Hall of Fame soon.
-Tammy Sytch is 44 today.
-The late Hack Meyers (a/k/a Donald Haviland) was born on December 7, 1973. He died on December 5, 2015 following complications from brain surgery.
-Haystacks Calhoun (a/k/a William Dee Calhoun) died on December 7, 1989 at age 55