By Jason Powell
-NXT TV features Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Samoa Joe in a cage match for the NXT Championship. The show was taped last month in Melbourne, Australia. Zack Zimmerman is on a wrestling vacation this week seeing several shows in Florida, so we will not have live coverage tonight. However, John Moore will be by with his report on the show on Thursday morning.
-Lucha Underground is hyping Sexy Star vs. Mariposa. 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 a best of 2016 edition. Haydn Gleed’s review will be available later today. There will not be an audio review this week due to it being a highlight show, but the audio will return next week once they air first run programming again.
-Jim Ross’s latest “Ross Report” podcast guest is Alex Riley.
-Steve Austin’s guest on the new family friendly edition of the podcast is a Q&A with his buddy Ted Fowler. The Unleashed show has an interview with Eric Embry.
-The latest “Talk Is Jericho” podcast hosted by Chris Jericho has Teddy Hart. The previous show had Bobbie Brown, who is best known as the woman in the “Cherry Pie” music video.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast features 2016 Podcast Commentary with Colt discussing the guests who appeared on the show throughout the year. 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
-The late Chris Kanyon (Chris Klucsarits) was born on January 4, 1970. He took his own life on April 2, 2010.
-Jim Powers (James Manley) is 59.
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...