By Jason Powell
-NXT TV features Drew McIntyre vs. Andrade “Cien” Almas. The show streams on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT. John Moore will be by tonight or tomorrow morning with his review of the show.
-Ring of Honor TV on Comet TV is headlined by Marty Scurll vs. Frankie Kazarian for the ROH TV Title. My full review will be available later today, and Haydn Gleed will be on Thursday morning with his members’ exclusive 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 at 7CT/8ET. Tonight’s shows are “Ready For War” from November 9, 2016, and “Aztec Warfare III” from November 16, 2016. You can find full reviews of the Lucha Underground television shows in our TV Reviews section.
-Jim Ross’s “Ross Report” podcast guest Rey Mysterio, who talks about training his son to become a pro wrestler.
-Steve Austin’s latest family friendly edition features Dallas Page. The Unleashed show has Austin discussing his decision to sell the Broken Skull Ranch property.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast has Rico Constantino. The previous show had Wayde King and Brett Raymer of the show “Tanked” that Jericho appeared on last week.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast has Caprice Coleman as his guest. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focusses on Jim Cornette’s time in WWE. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Kane (Glenn Jacobs) is 50 today. He recently announced his candidacy for mayor in Knox County, Tennessee.
-Ron Reis is 47. He played the role of The Yeti in WCW.
-Amazing Red (Jonathan Figueroa) is 35.
-The late Jerry Blackwell was born on April 26, 1949. He died at age 45 on January 22, 1995 due to injuries suffered in a car accident. I grew up watching Blackwell in the AWA and he was a tremendous big man.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features ODB discussing the fire that destroyed her food truck, the fundraising drive to help her buy a new truck, her appearance on the latest Impact Wrestling television show, Triple H telling her to go to TNA, and much more...