No professional sports teams are traded publicly.
While trying to answer a similar question ("Are any pro sports teams publicly traded?") and I found this link. It's from 2006, but it makes this point: Currently however, there are no professional teams which are purely publicly traded companies. The whole article is here http://iblsjournal.typepad.com/illinois_business_law_soc/2006/10/professional_sp.html
There are many publicly traded professional sports teams from nearly every sport and from all over the world. A few if the more famous are the NFL's Green Bay Packers and soccer's Manchester United, Liverpool, and Real Madrid. There also many minor league baseball teams that fans can but stock in.
negative publicy in basketball
No, there aren't any professional sports teams in Virginia.
There are professional soccer teams
No Professional sports.
Kentucky does not have a professional sports team.
Arkansas does not have a professional sports team.
Alaska does not have a professional sports team.
There are no professional sports teams in Rhode Island