By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Friday Night Smackdown is in Greensboro, North Carolina at the Greensboro Coliseum. WWE is advertising Roman Reigns vs. Robert Roode in a tables match. Join me for my live review as the show airs on Fox tonight at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will hear my audio review later tonight or on Saturday morning.
-WWE 205 Live will stream on WWE Network tonight at 9CT/10ET. Anish V’s weekly written and audio reviews are available Saturday mornings.
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-Impact Wrestling his taping television in Mexico City, Mexico at Fronton Mexico tonight and Saturday tapings for upcoming television shows.
-WWE is in Lafayette, Louisiana at Cajundome tonight with the following advertised matches: The Kabuki Warriors vs. Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair for the WWE Women’s Tag Titles, and Samoa Joe and The Street Profits vs. Seth Rollins and AOP.
-WWE is in Knoxville, Tennessee at Knoxville Civic Coliseum on Saturday with the Smackdown crew.
-WWE is in Jackson, Mississippi at Mississippi State Fair Coliseum on Saturday with the Raw crew.
-WWE is in Chattanooga, Tennessee at McKenzie Arena on Sunday with the Smackdown crew.
-WWE is in Topeka, Kansas at Stormont Vail Events Center on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Seth Rollins and AOP vs. Kevin Owens, Samoa Joe, and Ricochet, and The Kabuki Warriors vs. Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair for the WWE Women’s Tag Titles.
-Monday’s WWE Raw will be held in Wichita, Kansas at Intrust Bank Arena and includes Andrade vs. Rey Mysterio in a ladder match for the U.S. Championship.
-Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite will be taped on the Jericho Cruise and includes Pac vs. Jon Moxley to become No. 1 contender to the AEW Championship.
-The next NWA events will be January 24 in Atlanta, Georgia at GPB Studios for the Hard Times pay-per-view. They will tape television on January 25-26 at the same venue. Marty Scurll has been announced for the second of the television tapings.
-MLW Fightland will be held on February 1 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 2300 Arena with Killer Kross vs. Tom Lawlor, and Jacob Fatu vs. Cima for the MLW Championship.
-The next ROH event will be the Free Enterprise show on February 9 in Baltimore, Maryland at UMBC Event Center.
Birthdays and Notables
-Kevin Fertig, who worked as Kevin Thorn in WWE, is 43.
-Chase Stevens is 41.
-Sage Beckett (MaryKate Glidewell) is 35.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Mike McMahon of PWTorch.com discussing his background and podcast work, plus a long chat regarding Impact Wrestling coming out of Slammiversary, including a breakdown of the notable additions to the roster, and more...