By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-Dot Net Members will be listening to the new Dot Net Weekly audio show today with Jake Barnett and I discussing all the news week and previewing the WWE Backlash event. Join us on the ad-free version of the website by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-NXT UK streams today on WWE Network at 2CT/3ET. The show continues to be in “best of” mode due to the pandemic.
-Total Bellas tonight on E! Network at 8CT/9ET. The episode is listed as “Babies on Board”. My apologies for mistakenly listed last week’s episode as the season finale.
-Monday’s WWE Raw received a B grade majority vote of 30 percent from the voters in our weekly post show poll. C finished second with 28 percent of the vote. Using the empty venue curve, I gave show a C+ grade.
Birthdays and Notables
-The legendary Dusty Rhodes (a/k/a Virgil Riley Runnels Jr.) died at age 69 on June 11, 2015.
-Mike Enos, who also worked as Blake Beverly, is 57.
-Johnny Candido (Johnny Candito) is 38.
-AEW Women’s Champion Hikaru Shida is 32.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Kenny Herzog discussing his journalism career, his new Outside Interference podcast, doing a feature story on CM Punk, pro wrestling in the pandemic, WWE talk on Retribution, The Hurt Business, Roman Reigns as a heel, and much more...