1. Like videos? Check out DirectDamage.com!

Worst Team Name Ever: New Orleans Pelicans

Discussion in 'Sports Zone' started by Hoofbite, Jan 23, 2013.

  1. SkinsandTerps

    SkinsandTerps Redskins Forever

    7,570 Messages
    92 Likes Received
    Wouldn't something like "The Gamblers" be a tad better ?

    I can think of ten names better than the Pelicans. I do like the overall design of the logo however.

    Good news is Charlotte will get to have the Hornets name back.
  2. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

    11,603 Messages
    1,738 Likes Received
    Redskins is a cool name, .. but how do Maryland fans feel about "Turtles"?
  3. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

    17,190 Messages
    2,207 Likes Received
    I think it might be too similar to the Atlanta Hawks for the NBA to seriously consider it, but I like the name.
  4. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

    34,825 Messages
    11,356 Likes Received
    Best-worst team name ever still goes to the Butte Pirates in my book. But, yeah, Pelicans is not good.
  5. WV Cowboy

    WV Cowboy Waitin' on the 6th

    11,603 Messages
    1,738 Likes Received
    Does that rhyme with cute, or cut?
  6. MC KAos

    MC KAos Well-Known Member

    7,500 Messages
    39 Likes Received
    They should have gone with the mud dogs!
  7. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

    34,825 Messages
    11,356 Likes Received
    'Cute'. I think they did it just for the tshirts.
  8. Future

    Future Intramural Legend

    17,190 Messages
    2,207 Likes Received
    Well, they'd have to sign Bobby Boucher ;)
  9. PullMyFinger

    PullMyFinger Old Fashioned

    3,395 Messages
    0 Likes Received

    I'd marry her just because she's hot (that is if that's her in her avatar), and she's a Cowboys fan.
  10. PullMyFinger

    PullMyFinger Old Fashioned

    3,395 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Beavers, I always chuckle when I hear that name
  11. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

    26,639 Messages
    4,256 Likes Received
    I think it was a name used before from one of the New Orleans area teams.
  12. cajuncocoa

    cajuncocoa ✮ ✮ ✮ ✮ ✮

    3,067 Messages
    673 Likes Received
    [IMG]

    Angry bird? :D
  13. cajuncocoa

    cajuncocoa ✮ ✮ ✮ ✮ ✮

    3,067 Messages
    673 Likes Received
    Yes, a minor league baseball team....a very long time ago.
  14. Joe Rod

    Joe Rod When Keeping it Real Goes Wrong

    8,981 Messages
    980 Likes Received
    Buck up and say you like it people. We are quietly hoping to grab that Hornets name and bring it back to Charlotte.
  15. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler Zone Supporter

    8,318 Messages
    3,325 Likes Received
    That is a very strange name to pick. NO is a cool place to go visit for a weekend, lots of great food and entertainment.

    I wonder if these names ever came into play:
    Crawfish-Crayfish or Crawdads
    The New Orleans Bourbon's-kinda dumb, I know
    Blues - but I guess it is copyrighted from St Louis
    Cajuns or Creole'
    New Orleans Parishes'

    There really isn't a lot of good names left for them to use, but something has to be better than Pelicans.

    I agree with someone above, go get the name Jazz back from Utah :)
  16. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member Zone Supporter

    26,639 Messages
    4,256 Likes Received
    Shoeless Joe Jackson
  17. rkell87

    rkell87 Well-Known Member

    7,375 Messages
    133 Likes Received
    pretty sure she has said before that is her, and if this weren't a family forum I thought of three responses the instant I saw his post that would have been fitting lol
  18. cowboyeric8

    cowboyeric8 Chicks dig crutches

    5,309 Messages
    169 Likes Received
    http://www.biscuitsbaseball.com/

    I think these guys win in the bad name department. Haha. But they seem to have a lot of fun with it and are one of the most successful Double A teams. Haha
  19. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

    33,928 Messages
    2,890 Likes Received
    I don't think it's that bad, but then that's probably just because I don't think they should have kept the Hornets name in the first place. These teams should leave their team name and logos behind and get something new when they move, like the Browns/Ravens and Thunder did.
  20. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

    6,953 Messages
    1,683 Likes Received
    Just when I thought you were the hottest Canadian chick ever, you blow it.

    Well, at least your post is funny. Oh hell, you're still hot.

Share This Page