By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-The Impact Wrestling television show features the Redefined theme and includes Austin Aries and Killer Kross vs. Eddie Edwards and Moose, and Brian Cage vs. Fenix for the X Division Championship. Impact airs on Pop TV at 7CT/8ET. John Moore’s review will be available on Friday morning, and my Impact Wrestling Hit List and audio review will also be available on Friday.
-Dot Net Members will be listening to the new Dot Net Weekly audio show today with Jake Barnett and I discussing all the news of the week and looking ahead to Saturday’s All In event. Join us on the ad-free version of the site and access and our entire ten-year audio history by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-The Starrcast event begins today in Chicago, Illinois at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg and runs through Sunday. Today’s events include the Bruce Mitchell Audio Show, the Monday Night Wars debate between Bruce Prichard and Eric Bischoff, and karaoke with Marty Scurll. The entire Starrcast weekend is available on the FITE TV app. If you can’t watch live, the various events will be in the VOD section. For more information on Starrcast, visit Starrcast.com.
-We are looking for reports from 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 Jacksonville, Florida at Maxwell Snyder Armory tonight. NXT does not advertise talent for their Florida spot shows.
-NXT is in Fort Pierce, Florida at Havert L Fenn Center on Friday. No talent is advertised.
-Monday’s WWE Raw received a majority vote of C as the letter grade with 34 percent of the vote. I agree with the readers.
-Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live received a majority vote of B as the letter grade with 51 percent of the vote. I also gave the show a C grade.
Birthdays and Notables
-WWE broadcaster Scott Stanford is 52.
-Walter “Killer” Kowalski (born Edward Władysław Spulnik) died on August 30, 2008 at age 81.
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