Top 20 Team Names That Need To Change Today

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Top 20 Team Names That Need To Change Today

With the Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics meeting in the NBA FInals for the 12th time—and the Lakers appearing in the finals for a record 32nd time—we are reminded once again that the Lakers-Celtics rivalry began back when the Lakers played in Minnesota—the Land of 10,000 Lakes—and were known as the Minneapolis Lakers.

This of course reminds us that—Hey, "Los Angeles Lakers" doesn't make any sense—there are no lakes in Los Angeles.

And so it goes when professional sports teams relocate—a name that was special to the team's original home makes no sense, and can even be a little anachronistic, in the team's new home.

With that, here is a list of the Top 20 Team Names That Need to Change—and we mean today.

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