The 25 Funniest and Dumbest Nicknames in All of Sports

Jake LivinstonCorrespondent IApril 7, 2009

The 25 Funniest and Dumbest Nicknames in All of Sports

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25. Los Angeles Dodgers

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    GLENDALE, AZ - MARCH 12:  Russell Martin #55 of the Los Angeles Dodgers runs to first base during a Spring Training game against Korea at Camelback Ranch on March 12, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

24. Virginia Tech Hokies

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    ATLANTA - MARCH 13:  Hank Thorns #10 of the Virginia Tech Hokies dribbles against the North Carolina Tar Heels during day two of the 2009 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament on March 13, 2009 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Ge

23. Oregon Ducks

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    SAN DIEGO, CA - DECEMBER 30:   Head Coach Mike Bellotti of the University of Oregon Ducks holds the winner's trophy after beating the Oklahoma State University Cowboys in the Pacific Life Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium on December 30, 2008 in San Diego,

22. St. Bonaventure Bonnies

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21. Cal-Irvine Anteaters

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20. Great Lakes Loons

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19. Toledo Mud Hens

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18. New Hampshire Fisher Cats

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17. Miami Hooters

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16. Tennessee-Chattanooga Mocs

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    PHILADELPHIA - MARCH 19:  Kevin Goffney #33 of the Chattanooga Mocs reacts during the first round of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament against the Connecticut Huskies at the Wachovia Center on March 19, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (

15. Utah Jazz

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    TARRYTOWN, NY - JULY 29:  Kosta Koufos of the Utah Jazz  poses for a portrait during the 2008 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot on July 29, 2008 at the MSG Training Facility in Tarrytown, New York.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downl

14. Lubbock Cotton Kings

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13. Anaheim Mighty Ducks

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    ANAHEIM, CA - MARCH 15:  Bobby Ryan #9 of the Anaheim Ducks reacts after missing a scoring chance on a shot from the middle slot in the third period during the NHL game against the San Jose Sharks at Honda Center on March 15, 2009 in Anaheim, California.

12. Modesto Nuts

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11. Anaheim Amigos

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10. Mary Baldwin College Fighting Squirrels

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9. Hamilton Tiger-Cats

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    TORONTO - NOVEMBER 25:  Jeremy O'Day #54 of the Saskatchewan Rough Riders hoists the Grey Cup with fans in celebration of a 23-19 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers during the 95th Grey Cup on November 25, 2007 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario

8. Syracuse Salty Dogs

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8. North Carolina Tar Heels

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    DETROIT - APRIL 04:  (R-L) Tyler Hansbrough #50, Ty Lawson #5, Deon Thompson #21, Wayne Ellington #22 and Danny Green #14 of the North Carolina Tar Heels huddle while taking on the Villanova Wildcats during the National Semifinal game of the NCAA Division

7. Ohio Weslayan Battling Bishops

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6. Webster College Gorlocks

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5. Macon Whoopee

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4. Whittier College Poets

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3. Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs

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2. Montgomery Biscuits

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1. Everett Aqua Sox

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