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.