Facebook knows that you like hockey. They know because you told them, clicking the "Like" button on your favorite NHL team, in an attempt to further personalize your profile, but really just helping them to advertise to you.
They knew you were going to like this map, then. Facebook knows all. Stop telling Facebook all your secrets.
Still, it's a pretty cool map. This colour-coordinated look at North America illustrates which playoff team each state and province is rooting for, based on the number of Facebook Likes.
There are some interesting takeaways:
• The San Jose Sharks are California's most Liked franchise. Anaheim and Los Angeles may have been assigned colors, but the Golden State is San Jose teal. (I guess that's really more of a persian green.) It seems strange that the state of California would be rooting predominantly for the one local team that's never won a Cup, but perhaps it's in the interest of fairness?
• Pittsburgh wins the Battle of Pennsylvania, if not in-game, thanRead More »from Facebook knows your favorite playoff team, and they've made a really cool map (Photo)