These are the four teams that literally everyone picked to get to this point. Everyone knew that it was always going to be the Rockets, Warriors, Celtics, and Cavaliers. Continue reading This round of the NBA Playoffs has been entertaining, but trash and inevitable
We decided that the mainstream media shouldn’t be the only ones who are allowed to have fun with Westbrook and the Thunder bowing out early again, so were are some off-the-cuff takes about him. Continue reading Here are some takes about Russell Westbrook
The NBA got turned on its head last night when the news suddenly broke, seemingly from out of nowhere, that the Detroit Pistons and Los Angeles Clippers had made a major trade, sending superstar Blake Griffin and two scrubs to the Pistons for Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic, a protected 1st Round pick, and a 2nd round pick. Continue reading The Pistons-Clippers blockbuster doesn’t make much sense for either team
The Pistons have egg on their face after moving to a new arena and seeing a tiny crowd show up for the first game. We dive into why that happened. Continue reading Why was attendance so bad at last night’s Pistons game?
With all the change and player movement, will it change anything or are we destined for yet another Cleveland vs Golden State edition of the Finals? Continue reading HOTSPROTSTAKES.com 2017-18 NBA Predictions!
With the NBA season set to start on Tuesday night, it’s prime fantasy basketball draft season, and with those drafts comes scouting, and making sure you don’t draft a player who is injured to start the season. Or who has been charged with a crime. Continue reading ESPN Fantasy Basketball lists felony assault charge results as player injury
For on-court action, yeah, you could argue that the Warriors ruined the NBA.
But one thing Durant heading to the Warriors has done is made the NBA off-season bonkers with activity and rumors, as team try to figure out a way to try and catch them. Continue reading The Warriors are the best thing that ever happened to the NBA off-season
And there she goes.
After 29 years of standing as the Jewel of “Metro”-Detroit, the arena that saw The Bad Boys and the ’04 Phenomenon; The Malice at The Palace; a continuous-string of Warped Tours and Concerts, and most importantly: the Detroit Vipers.
We’ve all dreamed of playing in the big game. Hitting the winning shot, a walk-off home run, or an overtime goal to win the Stanley Cup.
But the truth is, 99.9 percent of us don’t have anywhere near the skills you would need to even think about playing professional sports.
But what if we got that chance? What if one of the league’s teams called you up and pressed you into duty? What sport could you contribute the most in, or, hurt your team the least in?