By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-It’s a quiet weekend with no live events from any of the major pro wrestling companies this weekend due to the holidays. While I will run Dot Net Weekly on Monday, I wish you all the best in your holiday travels this weekend.
-We are looking for reports from the 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
-The next WWE events will be held on December 26 with shows in New York at Madison Square Garden and Chicago at Allstate Arena. While there are other live events next week, it’s worth noting that Raw will be taping its New Year’s Eve show on Friday, December 28 in Detroit, and Smackdown will tape its New Year’s Day show on Saturday, December 29 in Pittsburgh. Again, we’re looking for reports on all WWE events, including the television tapings.
-The first NXT events of 2019 will be a television taping on January 3 in Winter Park, Florida at Full Sail University.
-Impact Wrestling’s next standalone event is the Homecoming pay-per-view on January 6 in Nashville, Tennessee at the Fairgrounds. Impact will be taping television in the same venue on January 7.
-Ring of Honor will kick off its new year on January 12 with a television taping in Atlanta, Georgia at Center Stage. The will follow up with the Honor Reigns Supreme event the next night in Concord, North Carolina.
-MLW’s first event of 2019 will be on February 2 with MLW SuperShow in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 2300 Arena.
-Evolve will kick off its new year with Evolve 119 on January 18 in Brooklyn, New York at Saint Finbar Catholic Church Gym, and Evolve 120 on January 19 in Queens, New York at La Boom.
Birthdays and Notables
-Primo Colon (Eddie Colon Coates) is 36.
-Oney Lorcan (Christopher Girard) is 33.
-Otis Dozovic (Niko Bogojevic) is 27.
-My dog Ada is 11!
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