By Jason Powell
-Impact Wrestling is headlined by LAX vs. Decay in a street fight for the Impact Wrestling Tag Titles. Impact airs on Pop TV at 7CT/8ET. John Moore’s report will be available either later this evening or on Friday morning. My Impact Wrestling Hit List will be available on Friday.
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-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 email@example.com
-NXT is in Kansas City, Missouri at Silverstein Eye Centers Arena with the following advertised talent: Bobby Roode, Asuka, Aleister Black, Hideo Itami, Johnny Gargano, Tommaso Ciampa, Sawyer Fulton, Ruby Riot, Andrade Almas, Nikki Cross, Peyton Royce, No Way Jose, Tye Dillinger, Eric Young, Ember Moon, Billie Kay.
-NXT is in Venice, Florida at the Venice Community Center on Friday. NXT no longer lists the talent for their Florida spot shows.
-NXT is in St. Louis, Missouri at Family Arena on Friday with the traveling crew.
-NXT is in Orlando, Florida at Englewood Neighborhood Center on Saturday with the local crew.
-NXT is in Southaven, Mississippi at Landers Center on Saturday with the traveling crew.
Birthdays and Notables
-Vladimir Kozlov (Oleg Prudius) is 38.
-Lacey is 34 today.
-Legendary wrestler and promoter Verne Gagne died on April 27, 2015 at age 89.
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