Intimidation in sports can give the home team an advantage. Rather it be the home crowd that intimidates the visiting team by booing or whistling, or the name of the team itself that can show strength and defense. Intimidation is often related to the emotional state of the competing teams and can display dominance on the field. A variety of intimidating team names are listed below to help inspire you on creating your own team name event.
The below infographic outlines the trends and statistics of fights that occur in professional Hockey. There are an estimated 1230 games each year in the NHL with 37.4% of them involving some form of altercation. This averages to over 300 players that fight. The St Louis Blues and Boston Bruins are recorded as experiencing the most fighting altercations.