SPROTS UPDATE: The Challenge Total Madness: It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Game

In the despair that is currently the wasteland of the sports world in the age of coronavirus, Wednesday graced us with the long awaited premier of the 35th season of MTV’s reality show meets kind of actual sport(?), The Challenge.

The delay was a bit longer than what we are used to; usually we get a trailer, releasing the theme and cast, around mid-February. That wasn’t until March 18 this time around, for an April Fool’s release date.

But, it’s here, and just in time, as the desire for competition has never been greater.

With all of that out of the way, lets get into the premier of The Challenge: Total Madness.

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The Premier League Is Getting A Hall Of Fame, Here Is What The First Five Classes Should Be

The Premier League is finally getting a hall of fame and we get to find out the first inductees on March 19. The English top flight will be adding two legends from a yet-to-be-revealed ballot of 20 players. Now they’re letting the fans decide the inductees, which is dumb as hell, what they should have done is let one fan decide the classes, and that … Continue reading The Premier League Is Getting A Hall Of Fame, Here Is What The First Five Classes Should Be

Pokemon Sword/Shield is the best new SPROTS video game

Since the mid-2000’s, sports video games have largely stayed the same. The various companies in charge of our AAA sports game franchises issue an annual software release, which usually amounts to updating the rosters, making graphical and in-game engine improvements, and perhaps adds in a new mode (like the ever-popular Ultimate Team modes in Madden and FIFA) or playing feature. (Remember the visual cone of … Continue reading Pokemon Sword/Shield is the best new SPROTS video game

#Thrill5 Week 8

Welcome back boys are girls. Last week we went 3-2 again, bringing the season record to 22-13. Seriously, if you aren’t riding the #Thrill5 yet then what the hell is your problem? That’s a 62.9% winning percentage. We’re making money! This week’s board has a lot of untouchables. These are games between two bad teams/teams that are inconsistent and difficult to predict, or mismatches with … Continue reading #Thrill5 Week 8