By Jason Powell
-Dot Net Members will be listening to the new Dot Net Weekly audio show with Jonny Fairplay and I discussing all the news of the week and the death of Bobby Heenan. Jonny shared some fun personal encounters between the two of them including an idea that Heenan pitched that was rejected in TNA. 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.
-Impact Wrestling features Taya Valkyrie vs. Ava Storie. Impact airs on Pop TV at 7CT/8ET. John Moore’s review will be available on Friday morning. My Impact Wrestling Hit List will be available on Friday.
-We are looking for correspondents for the 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 Lowell, Massachusetts at Lowell Memorial Auditorium tonight with the following advertised talent: Drew McIntyre, Asuka, Roderick Strong, Bobby Fish, Johnny Gargano, Aleister Black, Ember Moon, Adam Cole, and Kyle O’Reilly.
-NXT is in Kingston, Rhode Island at Ryan Center on Friday with the same crew as the Lowell event.
-NXT is in St. Augustine, Florida at Mark Lance Armory on Friday with the local crew.
-NXT is in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania at Sands Event Center on Saturday with the traveling crew.
-NXT is in Largo, Florida at Minnreg Hall on Saturday with the local crew.
-NXT is in Amherst, Massachusetts at Mullins Center on Sunday with the traveling crew.
-Monday’s Raw received a majority B vote as the letter grade with 34 percent of the vote. The show received a C grade from 31 percent of the voters.
-Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live received a majority B as the letter grade with 35 percent of the vote. I felt the show belonged in the D area.
Birthdays and Notables
-Ricky Morton is 61.
-The late Jack Brisco was born on September 21, 1941. He died on February 1, 2010 due to complications from heart surgery.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell and guest Will Pruett on the Roman Reigns whodunnit angle, WWE heading into SummerSlam, AEW's October 2 premiere on TNT, the New Japan Pro Wrestling G1 Climax Tournament through Day 11, and more (77:45)...