By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-FS1 will air a four-hour version of WrestleMania 31 tonight at 6CT/7ET. The show includes Brock Lesnar vs. Roman Reigns for the WWE Heavyweight Championship, Sting vs. Triple H, and a ladder match for the Intercontinental Title.
-WWE Backstage airs tonight at 11CT/12ET on FS1.
-Impact Wrestling airs tonight on AXS TV at 7CT/8ET. Tonight’s episode includes the finals of the No. 1 contender tournament. John Moore’s review will be available immediately following the show. My Dot Net Members’ exclusive audio review and the Impact Wrestling Hit List will be available on Wednesday.
-The “Impact In 60” nostalgia show premieres tonight on AXS at 9CT/10ET.
-The AEW Dark online show streams tonight on the AEW YouTube page at 6CT/7ET. Four matches will air, including Billy Gunn vs. John Skyler. Dot Net contributor Briar Starr’s review will be available on Wednesday morning.
-Friday Night Smackdown on Fox finished with B as the majority grade with 35 percent of the vote. A finished second with 21 percent of the vote. I gave the show a B+ grade (using the empty venue curve for all shows).
-The NXT on USA Network show scored a A grade from the majority of the voters in our post show poll with 52 percent of the vote. B finished second with 22 percent of the vote. I gave the show an A- grade.
-AEW Dynamite produced an A grade from 38 percent of the voters in our post show poll. B finished second with 26 percent. I gave the show a B+ grade.
Birthdays and Notables
-Lex Luger (Lawrence Pfohl) is 62.
-AJ Styles (Allen Jones) is 43.
-Velvet Sky (Jamie Lynn Szantyr) is 39.
-Grado (Graeme Stevely) is 33.
-Junkyard Dog (Sylvester Ritter) died on June 2, 1998 at age 48 in a single car crash.
-Fred Blassie died on June 2, 2003 at age 85 due to heart and liver failure.