By Jason Powell
-The first NXT television show to air on USA Network features Aleister Black vs. Adam Cole. Note the earlier start time, as the show airs on USA Network at 6:00 p.m. CT. The show will also air in its usual slot on WWE Network at 7CT/8ET. John Moore will be covering the WWE Network stream of the show live as it airs, and he will also be by on Thursday with a member exclusive audio review.
-Ring of Honor TV features final hype for Friday’s Final Battle pay-per-view and includes a contract signing between Cody and Dalton Castle. My full review and Haydn Gleed’s audio review will be available later today.
-Jim Ross’s “Ross Report” podcast features Chris Jericho discussing Kenny Omega and their match at New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 12.
-Steve Austin’s latest family friendly edition has country music star Luke Bryan. The Unleashed show has Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast guest has new Impact Wrestling vice presidents Don Callis and Scott D’Amore. The previous show had Kevin McDonald of Kids in the Hall.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast guest is the Gainesville Live edition with a variety of guests. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focusses on Rick and Scott Steiner in the WWF. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Fuerza Guerrera is 64.
-Boris Zhukov (James Harrell ) is 59.
-Michael Elgin is 31.
-The late Junkyard Dog (Sylvester Ritter) was born on December 13, 1952. He died at age 45 in a single car accident on June 2, 1998.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features ProWrestling.net staffer John Moore returning for an in-depth discussion on NXT, AEW, Impact Wrestling, MLW, and the NWA, and more...