Some teams in professional sports aren't the greatest but make-up for it with a cool name
The Top Ten
1New York YankeesThe New York Yankees are an American professional baseball team based in the Bronx, New York City, New York, that competes in Major League Baseball.
Sums up who we are as Americans and a great baseball team. - josamaroo
2Dallas CowboysThe Dallas Cowboys are a professional American football team based in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. The Cowboys compete in the National Football League as a member club of the league's National Football Conference East division.
At one time the cowboys ran the wild west but now they rule professional football with a cool name even if they are not a great team right now - josamaroo
Great Team right now with the Greatest name in Hockey - josamaroo
4New England PatriotsThe New England Patriots are a professional American football team based in the Greater Boston region.
New England Patriots are one of the few teams to have 5+ wins in the Super Bowl.
Not my favorite team but the name represents what all Americans have been since 9/11 - josamaroo
5Milwaukee BucksThe Milwaukee Bucks are an American professional basketball franchise based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Bucks compete in the National Basketball Association as a member team of the Eastern Conference Central Division.
Just a cool name - josamaroo
6Washington WizardsThe Washington Wizards are an American professional basketball team based in Washington, D.C. The Wizards compete in the National Basketball Association, as a member of the league's Eastern Conference Southeast Division.
Doesn't represent anything related to the area or the country but I like this name. - josamaroo
Just another different but very imaginative name - josamaroo
8Pittsburgh SteelersThe Pittsburgh Steelers are a professional American football team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, that competes in the National Football League.
Pittsburgh Steelers have won the most Super Bowls with 6 which currently stands today.
Represents what Pittsburgh use to be about and just sound tough - josamaroo
9Boston BruinsThe Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. The Bruins compete in the National Hockey League as a member club of the league's Eastern Conference Atlantic Division.
Hockey is not my favorite sport but awesome name that sounds good - josamaroo
No Pirates in America or definitely Pittsburgh but sounds really neat - josamaroo
12Indianapolis ColtsThe Indianapolis Colts are an American football team based in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Colts compete in the National Football League as a member club of the American Football Conference South division.
13New Jersey Devils
They incorporate the state's infamous legend of the Jersey Devil into the team's name.
14Tampa Bay Lightning
15Arizona CoyotesThe Arizona Coyotes are a professional ice hockey team based in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale, Arizona.
16Jacksonville JaguarsThe Jacksonville Jaguars are an American professional football franchise based in Jacksonville, Florida.
17Carolina HurricanesThe Carolina Hurricanes are a professional ice hockey team based in Raleigh, North Carolina. They are members of the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Hockey League.
Perfect name for a team playing in the nations capital.