By Jason Powell
-Dot Net Members will be listening to the new Dot Net Weekly audio show with Jake Barnett and I discussing the WWE Royal Rumble, the Seth Rollins injury, Elimination Chamber, Fastlane, WrestleMania, and all the news of the week on Friday afternoon. Join us on the ad-free version of the site and access and our entire audio history by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-TNA Impact Wrestling features Open Fight Night with the four Race For the Case winners cashing in on the title shots they earned. They have strongly hinted at Jeff Hardy cashing in his briefcase for a TNA Title shot. The other briefcase holders are DCC, Trevor Lee, and Eli Drake. TNA Impact Wrestling airs on Pop TV at 7CT/8ET. John Moore’s full review will be available on Friday morning, and my TNA Hit List will be available on Friday afternoon.
-We are looking for correspondents for the NXT live 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
-NXT is in Orlando, Florida at Englewood Neighborhood Center tonight. WWE no longer lists talent for their Florida spot shows, but it should be strong lineups this weekend without any out of state tours taking place.
-NXT is in St. Augustine, Florida at Mark Lance Armory on Friday. WWE no longer lists talent for their Florida spot shows.
-NXT is in Largo, Florida at Minnreg Hall on Saturday.
Birthdays and Notables
-Genichiro Tenryu (Genichiro Shimada) is 67 today.
-Brian Cage (Brian Button) is 33 today.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Ricky Starks on his NWA run, doing enhancement work for WWE, leaving NOLA due to Hurricane Katrina, the January 24 NWA Hard Times PPV on FITE.TV, his relationship with Nick Aldis, and much more...