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Old 09-03-2008, 03:48 PM   #1
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Default Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

I hate the initials being used as a nickname. With Oden's it would make sense for a super quick guard, but not for pretty quick center. So what are some nicknames we could try to get started?

One I heard and love: Hightower. I just heard this today and I think it is great. First, the name itself sounds like a nickname for a tall powerful man. Not only that, but the nickname came from Police Academy's Bubba Smith. In Police Academy, Hightower was a big powerful man with a humble attitude. I think it is perfect and would love for it to catch on.
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Old 09-03-2008, 03:58 PM   #2
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

The one I've heard a lot, and I like, is "Judge Oden". I can see it. Whenever he gets a good block it would be, "And the Judge says OVERRULED!!"
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Old 09-04-2008, 02:32 AM   #3
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I hate the initials being used as a nickname. With Oden's it would make sense for a super quick guard, but not for pretty quick center. So what are some nicknames we could try to get started?

One I heard and love: Hightower. I just heard this today and I think it is great. First, the name itself sounds like a nickname for a tall powerful man. Not only that, but the nickname came from Police Academy's Bubba Smith. In Police Academy, Hightower was a big powerful man with a humble attitude. I think it is perfect and would love for it to catch on.

Yeah I like it! High Tower
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Old 09-04-2008, 08:07 PM   #4
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

I like High Tower, but its not very catchy. Like B-roy rolls off the tongue, vanilla gorilla is funny, but High Tower doesn't lend itself to that category... still a good name though.
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Old 09-05-2008, 01:02 AM   #5
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

I'm not a fan of "B-Roy" either. I like nicknames that somehow describe the player. Brandon's "The Natural" nickname is good though.
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

brandon roy = roy wonder (boy wonder)

i do like hightower though
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Old 09-05-2008, 02:36 AM   #7
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brandon roy = roy wonder (boy wonder)

i do like hightower though


roy wonder! ha ha ha I love it

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Old 09-05-2008, 09:03 AM   #8
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

Think I'll just call him Oden.
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Old 09-08-2008, 09:03 PM   #9
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

What about granddad or grandfather? Because he looks elderly.
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Old 09-08-2008, 09:35 PM   #10
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What about granddad or grandfather? Because he looks elderly.

Than isn't very nice... besides haven't you seen the videos of him dancing with all the hot girls
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Old 09-08-2008, 11:50 PM   #11
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Than isn't very nice... besides haven't you seen the videos of him dancing with all the hot girls

Maybe "Sugar Daddy" then.
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

I think we should think any "mainstream" nicknames untill he has proven to be any good at this level.
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Default Re: Anybody think Oden needs a better nickname than G.O.?

Or us Blazer fans can give him a nickname and leave it to the rest of the nation as to whether they want to spread it.
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