With professional sports shutting down back in March, fans have been living the past four months without any live sport action. That is a big change considering many sports lovers could choose from a variety of games almost every night pre-pandemic.
While many leagues are returning to play in the coming weeks, fans will have to stay at home instead of packing the stadiums to watch their favorite teams. Help create the game day atmosphere at home with these 12 sports-themed products.
You may not be able to go to Opening Day at Nationals Park, but you can still host your own celebration at home. Create the game day experience with some peanuts, popcorn and a drink out of these baseball bat mugs. // Washington Nationals Bat Mugs, $24.50-$74.99
Enjoy the return of golf as you spend your weekend watching the Golf Channel with a nice cold drink. // Golf Ball Whiskey Chillers – Set of 2, $30; Uncommon Goods
Get down to the Xs and Os of some of your favorite sports moments with this coaster set. Each coaster displays a different play that is significant to your team’s franchise history. // Champion Virginia 2019 Plays – Leatherette Coasters, $30; Greatest Capitals Plays – Slate Coasters, $40; Playbook Products
Take a break from work and practice your three-point shot as you take some time to clean up your office. // Basketball Hoop Trashcan, $99; Pottery Barn Teen
Relive the magic of the Nationals World Series run with a Ryan Zimmerman poster handwritten with every score from the 2019 season. // 2019 Washington Nationals World Series, $49.99-224.99; Art of Words
Let everyone who knocks on your door know they are about to enter a golf house with this fun and welcoming accent. // Golf Welcome Door Mat 17 in. x 29 in., $25.74; The Home Depot
Since fans won’t be attending any upcoming games, it’s time to bring the stadium to you (minus the constant up and down) with an authentic stadium seat from RFK, former home of the Nationals and Washington football team. // RFK Stadium Single Orange Seat, $297; Archer Seating
If your kiddos are missing rec league sports this season, make it up to them with a customizable jersey pillow. Choose a professional jersey design or get one that matches their own team. // International: USA Soccer Jersey Pillow, $34.99-$59.99; Big League Pillows
Sure, the Summer Olympics may have been postponed, but you can still spend the next year preparing to cheer on Maryland Native Katie Ledecky and the rest of the USA Swim Team as they grab gold in 2021. // Swim Team Practice Print, $40-$120; Uncommon Goods
Add a little history to your coffee table with a set of coasters that depicts the innovation with golf clubs. // Pimpernel A History of Golf Square 6 Piece Coaster Set, $33.99; Wayfair
Show off your basketball fandom with a simple art piece that will fit in any room. // Basketball Design Wall Decor, $45.99; Wayfair
Create your own day at the “track” as you daydream about spending the afternoon at the Kentucky Derby with this authentic flight made from the old paddock at Churchill Downs. // Churchill Downs Reclaimed Wood Whiskey Flight, $175; Uncommon Goods
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