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Old 12-04-2012, 06:09 PM   #31
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The Pelicans name is parts of their history. It was the name of their minor league baseball team

A name that should of stayed with the baseball team, never to be used again.
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:09 PM   #32
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It has nothing common with new city.They named Hornets because it had special meaning for city of Charlotte.

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Old 12-04-2012, 06:11 PM   #33
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:13 PM   #34
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I wouldn't name something tragic like that. People would like to forget that i guess.
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I don't think that city needs to be constantly reminded of Katrina when watching their sports team.
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:15 PM   #36
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I wouldn't name something tragic like that. People would like to forget that i guess.

Miami U is called the Hurricanes, and that city has been hit really bad as well.

Coincidentally their mascot is an ibis, which is kind of like a pelican.
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:16 PM   #37
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Why didn't they go with the Demons, ****ing a.



At least Charlotte will get their old name back.
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:18 PM   #38
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:18 PM   #39
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They need the Jazz name back. Unfortunately they can't have it.
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:21 PM   #40
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:21 PM   #41
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Thanks for stealing my thunder :

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I could think of a thousand different names better than Pelicans. Pelicans :
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Old 12-04-2012, 06:27 PM   #45
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