By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-Impact Wrestling airs tonight on AXS TV at 7CT/8ET. The show will feature a throwback concept with the regular Impact wrestlers playing throwback characters with the show set in the early ’80s. John Moore’s review of this show will be available on Wednesday morning along with my members’ exclusive audio review and Hit List.
-The latest NWA Powerrr episode streams today at 5:05CT/6:05ET on the NWA’s YouTube and Facebook pages. My review will be available either as a live review or immediately following the show.
-The AEW Dark online show is headlined by Kenny Omega vs. Jack Evans for the AAA Mega Championship. The show will premiere tonight on the AEW YouTube page at 6CT/7ET.
-The WWE Backstage studio talkshow airs on FS1 at 10CT/11ET.
-Friday Night Smackdown on Fox scored a B grade from 37 percent of our voters. C finished second with 20 percent of the vote. I gave the dull show a C grade.
-The NXT on USA Network show earned an A grade from 57 percent of the voters in our post show poll. B finished second with 21 percent. I gave the show an A- grade.
-The majority of Dot Net voters gave AEW Dynamite an A grade in our post show poll with 45 percent of the vote. B finished second with 25 percent of the vote. I gave the show an C+ grade and was disappointed by the lack of promo time after AEW found a good balance the previous week.
-The latest Ring of Honor television show featured Villain Enterprises defending the ROH Six-Man Tag Titles against a team assembled by fan vote. My written review will be available today along with my members’ exclusive audio review.
Birthdays and Notables
-Ivory (Lisa Moretti) is 59.
-Brian Lee is 53.
-Maven Huffman is 43.
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