Ranking the Best Weather Team Nicknames in Sports

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Ranking the Best Weather Team Nicknames in Sports
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There's a lot of stuff that can make you scratch your head in sports, whether if be on the field or off. But among all come-out-of-nowhere stars and play calls that have you screaming at your televisions, at least one thing that usually makes sense – team nicknames. 

Geographically, historically, traditionally -- myriad programs pick their mascots based on events surrounding their location. And this especially rings true when it comes to weather-related events. There's a reason the Minneapolis Heat don't exist. While some are kind of lame -- Suns, anybody? -- there's a handful that definitely hit the mark. These are the 10 best weather nicknames in sports. 

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