Most people who love sports have a favorite team from the sports that they are interested in. People usually choose their sports teams based on where they live. As an example, people who live in Boston root for the Boston Red Sox in baseball, the New England Patriots in football, the Boston Celtics in basketball, and the Boston Bruins in ice hockey. However, there are some people who root for a team that isn’t near where they are living now. They root for a team that is in a city where they used to live in the past. Other people root for teams for different reasons such as their parents favorite team, the team that has a very good record, or the team that has a TV station that broadcasts nationally instead of regionally. People rooting for NCAA teams usually back the university or college team where they attended and graduated from or the one they are attending at the present time.
People that love a sports team will usually want to purchase sports products and sports memorabilia for that team. The more fanatic they are, the more they will purchase. They will purchase all sorts of clothing items such as sweatshirts, shirts, pants, jackets, coats, jerseys, underwear, and hats. They will wear these items during the week but especially on the day of the big game. They will purchase products for the home such as pictures, lights and lamps, clocks, rugs, carpet, door mats, and wall coverings. They will purchase products for their cars and trucks such as floor mats, flags, air fresheners, window accents, license plates, and antenna balls. They will purchase products they can take to the game such as pennants, signs, No. 1 fingers, and drink cups. They will purchase sports memorabilia such as signed balls, signed pictures, signed plaques, signed jerseys, trophies, and pennants.
People show that they are sports fanatics the most around tournament time. The NFL Superbowl and MLB World Series are probably the biggest events. People will show their team pride the most during these times of the year. They will wear their team shirts and sweatshirts to show everyone that they are rooting for their favorite team. Also, during the race for the Stanley Cup in ice hockey and the NBA playoffs, people will show their pride by purchasing all sorts of sports products and sports memorabilia. For the NCAA, people have the race for No. 1 in football and basketball to show their pride for their favorite team.
Sports fans love to show their team pride to everyone by purchasing sports products and sports memorabilia. All you have to do is look around when you leave your home, sports fans will be wearing and displaying products that show their support for their favorite team.
By: Gary S Rogers