By Jason Powell
-NXT TV includes Killian Dain vs. Johnny Gargano vs. Aleister Black vs. Lars Sullivan in a four-way to become No. 1 contender to NXT Champion Andrade Almas. The show airs on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT. John Moore’s review of the show will be available on Thursday morning.
-Ring of Honor TV featured a 10-man Tag Christmas Surprise. My full review and Haydn Gleed’s audio review will be available later today.
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-Jim Ross’s “Ross Report” podcast features his NJPW broadcast partner Josh Barnett as his guest.
-Steve Austin’s latest family friendly edition has Brutus Beefcake as his guest. The Unleashed show has Sasha Banks and Bayley as guests.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast guests are Aaron Nordstom and Brian Medina from the band Gemini Syndrome. The previous show had Winnipeg DJ Howard Mandshein.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast guest is Alex Shelley. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focusses on Goldust. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Bill Eadie is 70. He worked as Demolition Ax and Masked Superstar.
-Bart Gunn (Michael Polchlopek) is 54.
-Bill Goldberg is 51.
-Cesaro (Claudio Castagnoli) is 37.
-Zelina Vega (Thea Trinidad) is 27. She worked as Rosita in TNA and as Divina Fly on the independent scene.
-The late Chyna (Joanie Lauer) was born on December 27, 1969. She died at age 46 of an overdose of alcohol and prescription drugs on April 20, 2016.
-The late Jerry Tuite was born on December 27, 1966. Tuite, who worked as The Wall and Malice, died of a heart attack at age 36 on December 6, 2003.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Ring of Honor's PJ Black discussing the ROH Pure Title tournament beginning on ROH Wrestling TV this weekend, ROH's COVID-19 safety precautions, his run in WWE as Justin Gabriel with The Nexus, wrestling as The Bunny, and more...