Tonight on Impact: Eddie Edwards explains turning his rationale behind letting in Honor No More; Taven, Bennett, and King face Swann, Mack, and Sabin; Moose looks for a new challenger; Deonna Purrazzo continues her open challenge; Matt Cardona and Jordynne Grace meet one last time for Digital Media title in a no-DQ match; Jonah Rock kills Zicky Dice (probably); Bhuphinder Gujjar faces John Skyler; and on the pre-show it’s Ace Austin and Mike Bailey against Jake Something and Trey Miguel.
The NBA on TNT has Celtics/Nets, then Warriors/Blazers. Top 25 hoops on TV include: Ohio State/Illinois and Arizona/Utah on FS1; Gonzaga/San Fran and Southern Cal/Oregon State on ESPN2; UCLA/Oregon on ESPN (hopefully with 45% more Bill Walton); and Belmont/Murray State on ESPNU.
Your indies lineup:
- Going on right now is Terminus Chapter 2. Jonathan Gresham will defend what I think is the interim ROH Title under Pure rules against Santana of AEW. Davey Richards takes on Shane Strickland. Baron Black faces Jay Lethal. Serena Deeb, Chris Sabin, Daniel Garcia, and more are also in action tonight.
- LOS ANGELES — GCW has a double header going on with Welcome to Heartbreak (Friday, 8PMPT) and The Coldest Winter (Saturday, 8PMPT) (Both on FITE)! The first show has the Briscoes against Jacob Fatu and Juicy Finau, Mike Bailey facing Ninja Mack, Dr. Wagner Jr. facing Homicide, and the Major Players (Myers/Cardona) teaming up to take on Joey Janela and Sean Waltman! Not much detail on the second show so far, but Thunder Rosa vs Tony Deppen has been announced as well as a match featuring Dark Sheik!
- SPRINGFIELD, MA — Blitzkrieg Pro is back in action with PMA (Saturday, 7PMET, IWTV)! VSK defends the title against Travis Huckabee! The tag titles are on the line in a four-way match! Evil Uno faces off against Lince Dorado! Max Caster runs into O’Shay Edwards! Bobby Orlando and Kirby Wickerman in everyone’s favorite — the Mystery Partner Tag match! Kevin Nash in the house!
- ITASCA, IL — Freelance Underground is ready to be Breaking the Chains (Saturday, 7PMCT, IWTV)! The Brothers of Funstruction put the tag belts on the line against the Philly-Marino Experience! Storm Grayson puts the singles gold on the line against Laynie Luck! GPA faces Skye Blue! JJ Garrett goes against August Matthews!
- RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ — Invictus Pro was hoping to run Love and Let Die on January 29, but circumstances beyond their control forced a postponement… UNTIL NOW (Sunday, 4PMET, IWTV)! Vicious Vicki puts the women’s title on the line against Edith Surreal! Tag Team Tournament semifinal action! Big Game Leroy puts the Social Media title up against Kennedi Copeland! Ken Broadway faces Gabriel Skye!
- POMONA, CA — Prestige Wrestling is ready to Rise Above (Sunday, 6:30PMPT, IWTV)! Delilah Doom is back to take on Chelsea Green! Taya Valkyrie faces Viva Van! Alex Shelley, Dalton Castle, Davey Richards, and Tom Lawlor in a four-way! JTG faces Clark Connors! PCO and Calvin Tankman destroy everything!
Your match of the week is Anthony Henry, the excellence of execution, taking on the big guy, Acey Romero. As my man Gorilla would say, they had to specially reinforce the ring for this one. Look at the size of that hamhock on Acey!
BRING THE INSANITY!