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Old 07-18-2008, 08:47 PM   #1
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Looks pretty similar to the old one; just got rid of the purple. Just posting it to see if any Raps fans noticed this.
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Old 07-18-2008, 08:57 PM   #2
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Still think the raptor with the basketball is cheesy. They need to re design it like the grizzlies did a few years ago. Time to retire this logo!
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Old 07-18-2008, 09:22 PM   #3
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Looks lame and boring.
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Old 07-18-2008, 11:09 PM   #4
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what's wrong with that logo guys? i like it. and that old grizzlies logo was the sh!t


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Old 07-19-2008, 01:12 AM   #5
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Isn't the claw the main logo now anyways?
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Old 07-19-2008, 03:12 AM   #6
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Are we introducing the all black alternate this year? I've wanted an all black jersey for about 5 years, and supposedly it's coming, it'll look so nice.
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Old 07-19-2008, 11:42 AM   #7
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Looks like it was paintbucketed in paint by the same color
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Old 07-19-2008, 12:31 PM   #8
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Looks pretty similar to the old one; just got rid of the purple. Just posting it to see if any Raps fans noticed this.
Looks expansion team-ish...wish they'd go for a more classic look.

On a side note ..I remember when they were picking names for the 'new Toronto franchise', and had it narrowed down to 3 names - Raptors , Dragons , and Huskies ..Really wish the went with Huskies..would of been nicer jerseys .

Went with Raptors cause Jurassic Park was the 'in' thing at the time.
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Old 07-19-2008, 02:23 PM   #9
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Looks expansion team-ish...wish they'd go for a more classic look.

On a side note ..I remember when they were picking names for the 'new Toronto franchise', and had it narrowed down to 3 names - Raptors , Dragons , and Huskies ..Really wish the went with Huskies..would of been nicer jerseys .

Went with Raptors cause Jurassic Park was the 'in' thing at the time.


the dragons?


that's a terrible name for a professional basketball team.
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Old 07-19-2008, 02:56 PM   #10
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wow......the dragons.....just.......wow........

and i think we basically use the red claw now over the raptor, its more commonly used
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Looks expansion team-ish...wish they'd go for a more classic look.

That's exactly the feeling I get. It's a pretty 90's-looking logo.

I think some variation of the ball with the claws with the city or team name incorporated should be the main logo.
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Old 07-21-2008, 04:09 PM   #12
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Not that I can find on the official website.

Its all the claw nowadays.
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Old 07-21-2008, 08:54 PM   #13
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the dragons?


that's a terrible name for a professional basketball team.

That might explain why the NBL (National Basketball League) folded after only two years having teams such as:

The Montreal Dragons
The Halifax Windjammers
The Saskatoon Slam
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Old 07-21-2008, 10:09 PM   #14
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What the hell? That is awful.

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Old 07-22-2008, 12:06 AM   #15
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Well they should have went with the Huskies since Toronto was originally the Huskies when the league started.

On a sidenote, the first game played in NBA history was the New York Knickerbockers VS Toronto Huskies...
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