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    new york yankees

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    Yankee pinstripes. they are the one thing that connects all the legends of the bronx, from ruth and gehrig to giancarlo stanton and aaron judge.

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    Canadians from Montreal

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    It’s been almost 30 years since the last Stanley Cup, but the red sweaters of “les habitants” still represent the excellence of the nhl.

    los angeles lakers

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    Check out the gold and purple jerseys and you’ll be instantly transported to a courtside seat near jack nicholson and dyan cannon.

    chicago black hawks

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    one of the nhl’s “original six teams,” the blackhawks sport one of the most recognizable jerseys in hockey.

    as well as the only one used by clark griswold.

    dallas cowboys

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    all you need to see is that star on the helmet to know you’re in texas.

    las vegas raiders

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    oakland…los angeles…las vegas. silver and black is the epitome of cool no matter where it’s worn.

    notre dame football

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    Love the Irish or hate them, there’s no denying that college football history wouldn’t be the same without those gold helmets.

    pittsburgh steelmen

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    The only NFL team with a logo on just one side of its helmet, the Steelers uniforms give an entire city an identity. black and gold: seems resistant.

    ucla hoops

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    ucla’s color scheme is so iconic they’re called “ucla blue” and “ucla gold”.

    soccer usc

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    The “Trojan Men” have a strong and bold look unlike any other college football team.

    boston celts

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    It’s not easy being green.

    unless you’re from the boston celtics.

    green bay packers

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    or the green bay packers.

    chicago bears

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    The Bears haven’t done much to add to the franchise’s history in the last 35 years, but there’s no denying the charter franchise has looked good while losing all of that.

    detroit red wings

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    the red wings have fallen on hard times after the era of their dynasty, but the winged wheel remains as iconic as ferris bueller taking a day off.

    north carolina basketball

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    It certainly helps your image to have Michael Jordan as part of your brand, but the Tar Heels uniforms would still be great if their levity had gone elsewhere.

    michigan football

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    ohio state has the edge on the field these days, but all the decals in the world will never outrun michigan’s winged helmets. They are arguably the most unique piece of equipment in sports.

    alabama football

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    A post-Bryant hiatus threatened to make Bama’s numbered helmets and jerseys a relic of the past, but the Nick Saban dynasty has made them the most sought-after uniforms among the nation’s top recruits.

    pennsylvania state football

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    penn state doesn’t need anything fancy on their uniforms to tell you they’re in the field.

    street. louis cardinals

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    two birds, one bat, 11 world series titles.

    los angeles dodgers

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    There’s nothing quite as fresh and clean in the world of sports uniforms as seeing a Dodgers player walking onto the field on a night out in Chavez Ravine.

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