Ranking the best court designs in the NBA

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Baseball stadiums have the luxury of sporting designs completely different from one another -- even coming up with their own desired field dimensions. No other sport is as lucky, but NBA courts do get a similar treatment.

Each team's front office is able to concoct a design they feel best fits the team -- and as you could imagine, some turn out much better than others.

Teams like the Lakers and Celtics boast classic designs to match their history. Younger teams such as the Timberwolves have tweaked their tone a bunch over the years. You have bold and loud designs, as well as quaint and muted ones. But in the end, all that matters is execution.

Below, we ranked each team's hardwood based on how easy they are on the eyes. Of course, each pair of eyeballs are different, and you'll probably have a difference in opinion somewhere along the list. So after you've clicked through our ranking, be sure to tweet us at @AOLSports with the changes you'd make.

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30. Oklahoma City Thunder

(Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

29. Los Angeles Clippers

(Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

28. Houston Rockets

(Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

27. Detroit Pistons

(Photo by J. Dennis/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

26. Miami Heat

(Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

25. New Orleans Pelicans

(AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

24. San Antonio Spurs

(Photos by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

23. Chicago Bulls

(Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/NBAE via Getty Images)

22. Minnesota Timberwolves

(Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

21. Phoenix Suns

(Photo by Barry Gossage/NBAE via Getty Images)

20. Utah Jazz

(Photo by Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images)

19. Cleveland Cavaliers

(Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images)

18. Memphis Grizzlies

(Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

17. Denver Nuggets

(Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

16. Indiana Pacers

(Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

15. Washington Wizards

(Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

14. Dallas Mavericks

(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

13. Sacramento Kings

(Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

12. Orlando Magic

(Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

11. Atlanta Hawks

(Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images

10. Golden State Warriors

(Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

9. Portland Trail Blazers

(Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

8. Philadelphia 76ers

(Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)

7. Toronto Raptors

(Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

6. New York Knicks

(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

5. Milwaukee Bucks

(Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/NBAE via Getty Images)

4. Charlotte Hornets

(Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

3. Brooklyn Nets

(Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

2. Boston Celtics

(Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

1. Los Angeles Lakers

(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

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