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The Wizards' fandom problem, visualized

Feast your eyes on this interactive map from the NY Times and look at how few areas in the major media markets surrounding the Wizards' home turf are colored red.

NY Times Interactive Map

Now compare this to teams like the Pacers, Cavs... even the Bucks. When you zoom out, you'll see a visualization of apathy. Lakers, Heat, Celtics fans everywhere throughout the DMV.

It would be great to see this map with an overlay of average season wins over the past 5 years to attempt to correlate bandwagon teams with colors, but again, you've got teams like the Cavs and Bucks holding onto strong fanbases despite being pretty consistently terrible.

This represents the view of the user who wrote the FanPost, and not the entire Bullets Forever community. We're a place of many opinions, not just one.

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