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
This week we discuss Clay Travis’ betting picks, and how he got upset that a blog with 52 Twitter followers pointed out that he was 0-2-1 since we started tracking him, what to keep an eye on in sports now that the NHL and NBA playoffs are done, and the absurdity of Lorde having a secret Instagram account that took pictures of onion rings. Continue reading HOTSPROTSTAKES Pod 15: Tracking Clay Travis’ bets, what to do now that the NBA and NHL are done, Lorde’s secret onion ring account?
It makes me wonder, especially as a very casual NBA fan, what is the point of watching the first two rounds, or any of the regular season if you’re not a fan of the Cavaliers or Warriors? Continue reading The NBA Playoffs feel inevitable
In Episode 14 we’re talking NHL and NBA Playoffs, if Big Baller Brand and LaVar Ball are crazy for the price of their new shoes, the hilarity of a dildo in the Mets’ locker room causing a storm, and the creation of the new Canadian Premier League soccer league. Continue reading HOTSPROTSTAKES Podcast 14: Playoffs?! Big Baller Brand, dildos in pro sports, and a new Canadian soccer league
The playoffs are here/Enjoy spontaneous words/ stung together for you. Continue reading Sunday Night SPROTS Haiku: NBA and NHL Playoffs Edition
After a brief hiatus, we’re back with Episode 12 of the HOTSPROTSTAKES Podcast!
This week we’re talking opening round storylines from the NHL and NBA Playoffs, Burger King’s newest menu items, Mountain Dew getting patriotic with Dew-S-A, and terrible sports video games from the past. Continue reading HOTSPROTSTAKES PODCAST 12: Playoffs!? Burger King’s new items, and bad sports video games
Usually sports are a way to help us escape the real world for a couple hours. A way to relax and watch insanely talented people do things we can only dream about.
But that doesn’t mean we can’t get upset at sports, because there are a lot of things about it that suck, and downright piss us off.
Here are some things in sports that are currently making me mad.