By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-All Elite Wrestling’s Wednesday Night Dynamite premieres tonight on TNT at 7CT/8ET. The show will be held in Washington, D.C. at Capital One Arena. Join Jake Barnett for his live review as the show airs, and I’ll be by late tonight with my audio review for Dot Net Members.
-NXT begins its weekly two-hour run on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET. No more switching to WWE Network at the top of the second hour. John Moore has the night off while celebrating his 30th birthday, so join me for live coverage as the show airs. My audio review will be available for Dot Net Members late tonight.
-The NXT UK show has been moved to Thursdays on WWE Network.
-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 Ron Garvin beating Ric Flair to win the NWA Championship in 1987.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast features Luchasaurus. His previous show had the great Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias. Jericho didn’t know how Iglesias got the nickname Fluffy, meaning Jericho needs to go back and watch some of Fluffy’s early work (a lot of it’s available on Netflix) and he’ll be happy he did. Listen to Jericho’s shows at Omny.fm/shows/talk-is-jericho.
-The Steve Austin Show features Travis and Butch Pruis of CTP Concepts discussing trucks. The weekly show is available at PodcastOne.com.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle with Bruce Prichard” podcast focuses on Yokozuna. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Who are you to question El Dandy? Roberto Frías is 57 today.
-The late Yokozuna (Rodney Anoaʻi) was born on October 2, 1966. He died of heart failure at age 34 on October 23, 2000.
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