America is home to some of the biggest names and events in the sporting world. The continent is host to innumerable exciting and diverse sporting events and has something for everyone. And, as with almost everything in life, American sports fans tend to go a little bit bigger and bolder than most, making live events the experience of a lifetime.
If you are an avid sportsfan you may want to add these cities to your travel bucket list.
Sport cities in Northern America
- New York City, USA is the perfect place to have the true American sports experience. It has great options in all four of the major USA leagues: two baseball teams (Mets and Yankees), two basketball teams (Nets and Knicks), a hockey team (Rangers), two football teams (Giants and Jets), and a soccer team (NYC FC).
Madison Square Garden, one of the most famous arenas in the world, is in this city. With regards to international sport, the big apple is home to the US Open Tennis Championships.
- If New York City is not your scene, you may prefer Chicago.
It is an authentic, traditional American sport dynasty hub steeped in history. It is home to the legendary Chicago Bulls basketball team (where Michael Jordan won six championship rings) and Chicago Blackhawks hockey team (six-time Stanley Cup winners).
Once you’ve finished cheering, you can enjoy a meal at one of the famous sports restaurants in the city as well.
- Boston is one of the most successful sporting cities in North America. Home to the Boston Bruins, an ice hockey team that has amassed a total of 6 Stanley Cups, 4 Conference Championships, 2 President Trophies and a massive 25 division championships, seeing them play is a must-experience for anyone interested in hockey.
If you are not a hockey fan, The Boston Celtics basketball team have won 17 NBA titles, while the New England Patriots, an American football team, have only missed the playoffs once in 15 seasons.
- If you are looking for something a little bit different, Las Vegas might be the place for you.
It is one of the best cities in the States for sports fanatics. You can also get your game on by betting on virtually every type of sport in the world. It is also routinely home to some of the greatest boxing and MMA matches in the world.
The exciting Monster Energy Nascar Cup Series usually takes place in February, hosted by the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.