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X map shows significant support for Timberwolves in conference finals

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A lot of fans across the United States are hoping to see the Minnesota Timberwolves book a ticket to the NBA Finals.

A map created by based on geotagged X data gathered since Sunday night, including over 170,000 tweets containing official fan hashtags, shows the Timberwolves are the most popular team in the conference finals, with 21 states wanting them to win their series.

The Dallas Mavericks were the least popular team with five states, while the Boston Celtics and Indiana Pacers finished in the middle of the pack with 13 and 11 states, respectfully.

The Timberwolves will kick off their series against the Mavs on Wednesday night in Minnesota.

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