Because native americans were alive when these teams were created.
it would be offending
they were originated native american. it has been said that lacrosse is therefore the only true american sport.
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No, because it is a way of honoring them. having a Native American as a mascot is simply a symbol of war and since the native tribes constantly fought in wars with two teams against each other, that is the same thing as two sports teams fighting against each other. therefore, it has nothing to do with race, just their cultures.