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Professional Sports Teams with the Same Name

Trivia Question: What teams in the four major North American sports (MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL) have the same name?

Trivia Question Answer

There are six pairs of teams among the four major sports in North America (MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL) with the same name. They are:

  1. Cardinals: The St. Louis Cardinals (MLB) and the Arizona Cardinals (NFL)
  2. Giants: The San Francisco Giants (MLB) and the New York Giants (NFL)
  3. Kings: The Sacramento Kings (NBA) and the Los Angeles Kings (NHL)
  4. Panthers: The Carolina Panthers (NFL) and the Florida Panthers (NHL)
  5. Rangers: The Texas Rangers (MLB) and the New York Rangers (NHL)
  6. Jets: The New York Jets (NFL) and the Winnipeg Jets (NHL)