Story   Photographer   Editor   Student/Intern   Assistant   Job/Item

SportsShooter.com: The Online Resource for Sports Photography

Contents:
 Front Page
 Member Index
 Latest Headlines
 Special Features
 'Fun Pix'
 Message Board
 Polls
 Educate Yourself
 Equipment Profiles
 Bookshelf
 my.SportsShooter
 Classified Ads
 Workshop
 Sponsors
 Special Offers
 Our Store
Contests:
 Monthly Clip Contest
 Student Contest
 Annual Contest
 Rules/Info
Newsletter:
 Current Issue
 Back Issues
 Subscribe
Members:
 Members Area
 "The Guide"
 Join
About Us:
 About SportsShooter
 Contact Us
 Terms & Conditions


Sign in:
Members log in here with your user name and password to access the your admin page and other special features.

Name:



Password:







||
SportsShooter.com: Member Message Board

Dumb Trivia: How many pro sports teams don't end with 's'
Thad Parsons, Photographer
Durham | NC | USA | Posted: 10:37 PM on 09.11.03
->> I heard on the radio that there are 8 (count them 8) professional sports teams that do not end in 's' ... can you name them.

From what they said on the radio, this includes MLB, NFL, NHL, and NBA.

What do ya'll sportsshooter know?
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Richard Orr, Photographer
Longmeadow | MA | USA | Posted: 10:41 PM on 09.11.03
->> Red Sox. White sox, Heat....

Its too late to think of any more...
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Michael McNamara, Photographer
Columbia | MO | USA | Posted: 10:42 PM on 09.11.03
->> Avalanche
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Kristen Conway, Photographer
Charlottesville | VA | USA | Posted: 10:48 PM on 09.11.03
->> New England Revolution
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Kristen Conway, Photographer
Charlottesville | VA | USA | Posted: 10:49 PM on 09.11.03
->> and that would be MLS... proves how much I read the question...
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Jason Hirschfeld, Photographer, Photo Editor
Norfolk | VA | U.S. | Posted: 10:54 PM on 09.11.03
->> Orlando MAGIC
Miami HEAT
Colorado AVALANCHE
Chicago WHITE SOX
Boston RED SOX
Utah JAZZ
Tampa Bay LIGHTNING
Minnesota WILD

MMM HA!
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Steven E. Frischling, Photographer
Amherst | MA | USA | Posted: 10:54 PM on 09.11.03
->> Hartford Wolfpack - AHL
San Antonio Rampage - AHL
Manitoba Moose - AHL
Syracuse Crunch - AHL
Albany Conquest - AFL/AF2
Chicago Rush - AFL
Detroit Fury - AFL
Tampa Bay Storm - AFL
Grand Rapids Rampage - AFL
Georgia Force - AFL
Colorado Crush - AFL
Bakersfield Blitz - AFL/AF2
Green Bay Blizzard - AFL/AF2
Cinncinati Swarm - AFL/AF2
Louisville Fire - AFL/AF2
San Diego Riptide - AFL/AF2
Rochester Brigade - AFL/AF2 (Boooo!!!!)
Witchita Stealth - AFL/AF2
New England Revolution - MLS
Dallas Burn - MLS
Los Angeles Galazy - MLS
D.C. United - MLS
Columbus Crew - MLS
Chicago Fire - MLS
Washington Freedome - WUSA
San Diego Spirit - WUSA
Atlanta Beat - WUSA
New York Power - WUSA
Carolina Courage - WUSA
Philadelphia Charge - WUSA

........whew, long lost of five obscure leagues (OK, two are sorta main stream, and one is on NBC)
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Thomas E. Witte, Photographer
Cincinnati | OH | USA | Posted: 10:55 PM on 09.11.03
->> Wild, Lightning, Magic, Heat, Sox, Sox, Jazz, Avalanche.
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

David Rossiter, Photographer
Lethbridge | AB | Canada | Posted: 10:55 PM on 09.11.03
->> Wild
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Thomas E. Witte, Photographer
Cincinnati | OH | USA | Posted: 10:56 PM on 09.11.03
->> Damn people! I just sat here for like 10 minutes and all this popped up.
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

David Rossiter, Photographer
Lethbridge | AB | Canada | Posted: 10:57 PM on 09.11.03
->> Darn Thomas, you just type faster than I can think!
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

David Rossiter, Photographer
Lethbridge | AB | Canada | Posted: 11:06 PM on 09.11.03
->> but of course its a myopid thing for the radio station to say anyway Thad because there is certainly more the sporting world than the NHL, NBA, MLB and NFL.
As Steve has pointed out in his post and almost all of the English premiership has no 'S --- United, City, Athletic, FC, Villa, Arsenal, Chelsea, Hot Spur the list is almost endless......
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Byron Hetzler, Photographer
Granby | CO | USA | Posted: 11:20 PM on 09.11.03
->> David, many of the names of the EPL teams don't end in "s", but the nicknames do:
Arsenal = Gunners
Aston Villa = Villains
Blackburn = Rovers
Bolton = Wanderers
Chelsea = Blues
Everton = Toffees
Liverpool = Reds
Man Utd = Red Devils
Newcastle = Magpies
Southampton = Saints
Tottenham = Spurs
Wolverhampton = Wolves
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Rick Burnham, Photographer
Enfield | CT | USA | Posted: 11:25 PM on 09.11.03
->> WNBA Connecticut Sun
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Jay Ganaden, Photographer, Student/Intern
San Francisco | CA | USA | Posted: 2:10 AM on 09.12.03
->> The longest name among all 30 UCI Division I pro cycling teams:
US POSTAL SERVICE PRESENTED BY BERRY FLOOR
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Nathan Pier, Student/Intern, Photographer
Madison | WI | USA | Posted: 1:20 PM on 09.12.03
->> the crimson tide
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Nathan Pier, Student/Intern, Photographer
Madison | WI | USA | Posted: 1:21 PM on 09.12.03
->> um pro... yea, I know they aren't but you guys are really reaching here with all the pro leagues that a state champion highschool team could beat.
 This post is:  Informative (0) | Funny (0) | Huh? (0) | Off Topic (0) | Inappropriate (0) |   Definitions

Add your comments...
If you'd like to add your comments to this thread, use this form. You need to be an active (paying) member of SportsShooter.com in order to post messages to the system.

NOTE: If you would like to report a problem you've found within the SportsShooter.com website, please let us know via the 'Contact Us' form, which alerts us immediately. It is not guaranteed that a member of the staff will see your message board post.
Thread Title: Dumb Trivia: How many pro sports teams don't end with 's'
Thread Started By: Thad Parsons
Message:
Member Login:
Password:


|| Sponsor Special Deals

Redrock Mircro DSLR Cinema Bundle
Available from: Samy's Camera | Price: $2443.95
Notes: SAMY'S CARRIES THE FULL LINE OF REDROCK MICRO PRODUCTS!! The Redrock DSLR Cinema Bundle is a comprehensive package for converting video DSLRs to useful cinema production tools. This bundle is compatible with most video DSLRs including the Nikon D90 and Canon 5D Mark II.
-- More Info --



Return to -->
Message Board Main Index
Bob Deutsch says: "Size Matters!" ::..