Intimidating names for teams
This season it was trickier to come up with some new ones and it also was time to retire some classics.For example, anything Joe Mauer-related (such as Lawn Mauers) really should be let go since the former Minnesota Twins catcher/first baseman/DH has decided to call it a career.However, Columbus' official website states: The Blue Jackets name was selected because the name pays homage to Ohio’s contributions to American history and the great pride and patriotism exhibited by its citizens, especially during the Civil War as both the state of Ohio and the city of Columbus were significantly influential on the Union Army.Ohio contributed more of its population to the Union Army than any other state, while many of the Blue Coats worn by the Union soldiers were manufactured in Columbus.Teams: Oklahoma City Thunder Thunder is only scary for a split second, but then it's quickly over.Oklahoma City would have been much better off with a team name that alludes to its desert climate or its Western history.
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Spring training has started, signaling the countdown to the 2019 MLB season and another season of fantasy baseball.
Besides putting together your draft strategy there's also the always important task of coming up with the best name for your fantasy team(s).
Not only is jazz an unfit name for a Utah sports team, but it's not in the least bit intimidating.
This terrible team name probably has Miles Davis turning in his grave.
Presidents like Andrew Jackson and Teddy Roosevelt certainly had their day in the sun, but you don't see Barack Obama or John Boehner kickin' ass and taking names. Teams: Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors Toronto essentially has the exact same problem as St. The Raptors have easily one of the most badass team names in professional sports, but the Maple Leafs have arguably the worst.