Utah Jazz and 5 Teams Who Need More Geographically Correct Names

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Utah Jazz and 5 Teams Who Need More Geographically Correct Names
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Thanks primarily to relocation, the National Basketball Association has a handful of teams whose names are a worse fit for their current city than a small Speedo on Oliver Miller. 

With the exception of the Clay Bennett, who renamed the former Seattle Supersonics to the more appropriate Oklahoma City Thunder when he relocated them to Oklahoma, owners have shown a curious preference for maintaining the team's name when moved regardless of regional ties the name had with the previous city.

Here are five teams whose nomenclature could use a location-oriented overhaul. 

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