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These Sports Teams Were the Top Trending Google Searches of 2020

These Sports Teams Were the Top Trending Google Searches of 2020

Everyone was talking about these sports teams

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In 2020, professional sports teams were benched for months due to the coronavirus pandemic, but they eventually came back for people to enjoy. These teams were among the top trending sports teams in Google searches in 2020.

Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics

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The Boston Celtics were able to reach the 2020 NBA Eastern Conference finals, where they lost in six games to the Miami Heat. The Celtics are tied for the most NBA championships in league history with 17.

Miami Heat

Miami Heat

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After knocking off the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals, the Miami Heat faced LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Finals, losing in six games.

Kansas City Chiefs

Kansas City Chiefs

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The Kansas City Chiefs played in the last major sporting event before the coronavirus pandemic: Super Bowl LIV. The Chiefs came back from a 20-10 deficit to win the game 31-20, their first Super Bowl win in 50 years. It was the first Super Bowl win for Kansas City coach Andy Reid, and Patrick Mahomes became the youngest quarterback to win a Super Bowl MVP.

Los Angeles Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers

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During the 2019 NBA offseason, the Los Angeles Clippers signed 2019 NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and traded for NBA All-Star Paul George. In the 2020 NBA playoffs, the Clippers blew a 3-1 series lead in the Western Conference semifinals to the Denver Nuggets to lose the series in seven games.

Dallas Stars

Dallas Stars

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The Dallas Stars made it all the way to the Stanley Cup Final in the 2020 NHL playoffs, eventually losing to the Tampa Bay Lightning in six games.

Washington Football Team

Washington Football Team

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The Washington Football Team went through major organizational changes in 2020. The team changed its name after almost 90 years of using a moniker derogatory toward Native Americans.

Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers

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The Philadelphia Flyers captured a No. 1 seed in the 2020 NHL playoffs for the first time since the 1999-2000 season. The Flyers eventually lost in the second round of the playoffs to the New York Islanders in seven games.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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In the offseason, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed six-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback Tom Brady, who after being with the New England Patriots for 20 years, decided to leave the only organization he’s ever known and head to Florida in free agency.

Boston Bruins

Boston Bruins

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The Boston Bruins advanced to the NHL playoffs for the fourth consecutive season and won the Presidents’ Trophy for finishing with the most points during the regular season. The Bruins lost to the Tampa Bay Lightning in five games in the second round of the playoffs.

San Francisco 49ers

San Francisco 49ers

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The San Francisco 49ers dominated NFC opponents in the 2020 NFL playoffs, making it all the way to Super Bowl LIV. Looking for their sixth Super Bowl, the 49ers held a 20-10 fourth-quarter lead but ultimately lost 31-20 to the Kansas City Chiefs. The 49ers are also the most popular team in California, what is the most popular NFL team in your state?

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