By Jason Powell
-NXT TV features the Authors of Pain vs. Tommaso Ciampa and Johnny Gargano for the NXT Tag Titles. The show streams on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT. Zack Zimmerman moved to covering 205 Live for the time being due to a scheduling conflict, but John Moore will be by tonight or tomorrow morning with his review of the show.
-Ring of Honor TV on Comet TV features Marty Scurll vs. Donovan Dijak for the ROH TV Title. My full review will be available later today, and Haydn Gleed will be on Thursday morning with an All Access feee audio review.
-Lucha Underground will not be airing first-run material until May 31. However, El Rey Network will be airing “greatest hits” episodes on Wednesdays. They have increased the count to four shows on Wednesday nights beginning at 5CT/6ET. Tonight’s shows are “The Machine” from February 14, 2016, the “Gift of the Gods Ladder Match” from March 2, 2016, “Death Comes in Threes” from March 9, 2016, and “Life After Death” from March 16, 2016.
-Jim Ross’s latest “Ross Report” podcast guest is WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2017 member Teddy Long.
-Steve Austin’s guest on the new family friendly edition is Kevin Owens. The Unleashed show has Broken Skull Challenge champ Hunter McIntyre.
-The latest “Talk Is Jericho” podcast hosted by Chris Jericho has the band Suicide Silence. The previous had Nick Mundy, Clint Gage, and Michael Truly discussing their high school days.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast guests are Chuck Taylor and Trent Beretta. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focusses on WrestleMania IX. There was also a bonus edition on Houston wrestling last week. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
-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
-Adnan Al-Kaissie (Adnan Bin Abdul Kareem Ahmed Alkaissy El Farthie) is 78.
-Booker T (Booker Huffman) is 52.
-Scotty Riggs (Scott Antol) is 46.
-Davey Richards (Wesley Richards) is 34.
-Big E (Ettore Ewen) is 31.
-Emma (Tenille Dashwood) is 28.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features former ROH TV Champion Shane Taylor discussing how his background prepared him for the world today, his run with Keith Lee, why Kofi Kingston's WWE Championship win was so meaningful, and much more...