What is the smallest city with an NBA team?

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What cities dont have NBA teams?

Here are the 10 largest markets in the United States without an NBA team:

  1. Tampa-St. Petersburg.
  2. Seattle. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images) …
  3. St. Louis. …
  4. Pittsburgh. …
  5. Baltimore. …
  6. Raleigh-Durham. …
  7. Nashville. …
  8. San Diego. …

Which 5 NBA teams are not named after a city?

US sports teams not named after a city

League Team
NFL Tennessee Titans
NBA Brooklyn Nets
Golden State Warriors
Indiana Pacers

Will Pittsburgh get a NBA team?

Originally Answered: Will Pittsburgh Pennsylvania ever get an NBA team one day? not likely. our city is not as populous as Philly or the major markets. NBA is played during Hockey and Football which has priority in the hearts of fans around here.

Will Buffalo get a NBA team?

There are no current plans to bring an NBA or MLB team to buffalo at this time.

Does Tampa have a NBA team?

The Tampa Bay Titans are an American professional basketball team based in Tampa, Florida.

What NBA team is closest to Buffalo?

As of 2021, the Braves are the last New York State-based NBA team to be based somewhere other than New York City, where the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets play.

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Why does LA have 2 NBA teams?

How did Los Angeles end up with two NBA teams? With the Los Angeles Lakers already present in LA in 1960, it was in 1981, Donald Sterling became the owner of the Clippers and moved the team after a few seasons in 1984 against the NBA’s approval. … Los Angeles is big enough city to easily house two teams.

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