U.S. sports teams with the most Facebook fans as of August 2017 (in millions)

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Number of followers in millions
Los Angeles Lakers (NBA)21.8
Chicago Bulls (NBA)18.87
Miami Heat (NBA)15.98
Golden State Warriors (NBA)11.22
Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)9
Boston Celtics (NBA)8.86
Dallas Cowboys (NFL)8.75
New York Yankees (MLB)8.56
Oklahoma City Thunder (NBA)7.67
San Antonio Spurs (NBA)7.27

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This statistic shows the most popular U.S. sports teams on Facebook in August 2017, as measured in Facebook fans. NBA team Boston Celtics had 8.86 million Facebook fans whereas MLB team New York Yankees had 8.56 million fans on the website.
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August 2017
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August 2017

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