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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- A map created by Best Tickets shows the most Googled athlete by state, and the same basketball star took the title in Virginia and Maryland.

LeBron James is the most searched athlete locally and across the nation, showing up in 23 states.

As for the most searched sport? Football is searched more than basketball in every state but New York.

The Washington Nationals just broke the top ten for most popular MLB team according to Google search data.

The Caps, Wizards and our beloved Redskins didn't fare so well. Find out how they did and see more stats.

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