Archive for June, 2012

Posted on June 26th, 2012 | Comments Off

Which Sport Has The Most Irish American Teams

When it comes to Irish American teams in sports there really aren’t a lot of options. In fact there is really only one team in professional sports that claim to be Irish American and that is the Boston Celtics. Of course, even though they are the only Irish American team in sports they are decidedly [...]

Posted on June 14th, 2012 | Comments Off

Why Do People Prefer Teams With Irish American Ties

Remember the movie “Gangs of New York”? The Irish are known for fighting the odds with an iron jaw and a stiff drink. The Irish always come back home dancing and singing and praising the land of their birth. Teams with Irish names and links to Irish heritage invoke a feeling of loyalty, undying spirit [...]