You can always tell which teams are host the "band wagon" each year because NOW everyone is a fan of the winning team (where were you when the 49ers only had 2 wins a year huh?). Not every team can be the BEST team in the sport so eventually they start to lose even the loyalist of fans. There is a list of the top 13 sports teams that are losing fans at alarming rates. Did your favorite team make the list and will you still stay loyal?
#13.) Miami Dolphins, NFL. Down 17.1%. This is the only NFL team on the list.
#12.) Milwaukee Bucks, NBA. Down 19%.
#11.) Washington Wizards, NBA. Down 19.1%. Ten years ago, MICHAEL JORDAN was there finishing his career.
#10.) Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL. Down 19.2%.
#9.) Baltimore Orioles, MLB. Down 19.7%. Even though they FINALLY just got good again, the fans haven't fully come back.
#8.) New York Mets, MLB. Down 22%.
#7.) Detroit Pistons, NBA. Down 22.3%.
#6.) Oakland Athletics, MLB. Down 22.6%.
#5.) Dallas Stars, NHL. Down 23.2%.
#4.) Arizona Diamondbacks, MLB. Down 32%. They'd just won a World Series ten years ago.
#3.) Houston Astros, MLB. Down 36.1%.
#2.) Cleveland Indians, MLB. Down 38.7%.
#1.) Seattle Mariners, MLB. Down 51.4%.