By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-NXT premieres on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET. The second hour of the two-hour show will stream live on WWE Network. The show features Velveteen Dream vs. Roderick Strong for the NXT North American Championship. Join John Moore for live coverage as the show begins on USA Network at 7CT/8ET. John’s audio review will be available for Dot Net Members on Thursday morning.
-The NXT UK show streams this afternoon at 2CT/3ET on WWE Network includes Kassius Ohno vs. Sid Scala in a rounds match. Haydn Gleed’s written and audio review will be available on later today.
-The new “Grilling JR” podcast hosted by Jim Ross and Conrad Thompson will be available Thursday at Omny.fm/shows/the-ross-report. The latest show focuses on Clash of Champions XII.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast features Scott D’Amore and Don Callis discussing Anthem acquiring AXS TV and what it means for Impact Wrestling. His previous show focused on the anatomy of “a little bit of the bubbly” viral catchphrase. Listen to Jericho’s shows at Omny.fm/shows/talk-is-jericho.
-The Steve Austin Show features “Behind The Scenes at Straight Up Steve Austin. The weekly show is available at PodcastOne.com.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle with Bruce Prichard” podcast focuses on WWE In Your House 3: Triple Threat. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Blue Panther (Genaro Vazquez Nevarez) is 59.
-The late John Tolos was born on September 18, 1930. He died of kidney failure at age 78 on May 28, 2009.
-The late Billy Robinson was born September 18, 1938. He died at age 75 on March 3, 2014.