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 04-14-2012, 10:59 AM         #1
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Tom Benson wants to change the name of the Hornets
 

 

The NBA-owned New Orleans Hornets have been sold to Saints owner Tom Benson for a price sources said is $338 million.

Benson said he is also trying to change the name of the NBA team to better fit the ambience, culture and charm of New Orleans.

“We need to find a name like (Jazz),” Benson said, referring to New Orleans first NBA team that relocated to Salt Lake City in 1979. “Whether we can get that or let us use that, you’ve got to know we’re working on it. We’d like to change it tomorrow. We have not gotten that approved, but we’re not letting up on it, either. Because we’ve got a good relationship with the commissioner and his people and we’re going to be on them daily to do something.”

The NBA purchased the Hornets from founding owner George Shinn in December 2010 for about $318 million when it appeared Shinn might sell to investors who planned to move the team out of New Orleans.

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I doubt he gets Jazz back but i wouldnt mind charlotte getting hornets backimage

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 4 years ago '09        #2
xRapHeadx 17 heat pts17
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The jazz is just too perfect for New Orleans. The Avalanche would be a good name for Utah.
 
 4 years ago '11        #3
X_WunderKind_X 894 heat pts894
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mascot????
 
 4 years ago '09        #4
Axl Rose 21 heat pts21
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good...charlotte gets their name and logo back
 
 4 years ago '07        #5
HeckDaMonsta 2 heat pts
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It would be kinda weird if three teams switched names in one year wouldn't it?
 
 4 years ago '08        #6
Keith504 42 heat pts42
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 MichaelKnight said:
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hahaha that was so funny i forgot to laugh.
 
 4 years ago '05        #7
ThiZZ 157 heat pts157
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new orleans looters
 
 4 years ago '07        #8
KeepinItTrill 21 heat pts21
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 MichaelKnight said:
new orleans katrinas
you expected some laughs for this lame sh*t huh?
 
 4 years ago '09        #9
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I would love to see them be the Jazz. I doubt it will happen because if we started letting teams change their names just to fit the city they are now in instead of the original city then the sh*t would go crazy out here.

Grizzlies, Lakers and Kings alone would need new names.
 
 04-14-2012, 11:27 AM         #10
Skratch 
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 MichaelKnight said:
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ya'll n*ggas know this sh*t is funny
 
 4 years ago '11        #11
panelas 31 heat pts31
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just ship the team to vancouver already
 
 4 years ago '10        #12
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 Kizzle504 said:
hahaha that was so funny i forgot to laugh.
OKC Thunder?
 
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KeepinItTrill 21 heat pts21
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 Skratch said:
ya'll n*ggas know this sh*t is funny
yea...cracking jokes about a natural disaster that took a lot of people's lives is HILARIOUS
 
 4 years ago '08        #14
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 Agentzer0oo0 said:
OKC Thunder?
20,000+ posts since 2010?
 
 04-14-2012, 11:40 AM         #15
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Why the f**k is Utah called the Jazz?! There's no Jazz in Utah That state's like 97% white. Give New Orleans the name Jazz!
 
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 Sephiroth757 said:
Why the f**k is Utah called the Jazz?! There's no Jazz in Utah That state's like 97% white. Give New Orleans the name Jazz!

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Agentzer0oo0 193 heat pts193
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 Kizzle504 said:
20,000+ posts since 2010?
Yea I'm going for Kareem Abdul numbers this year (Watch out Kast )

But don't try to deflect sh*t motherfu*ker, OKC Thunder?

You jumped ship after CP3 left huh?
 
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 Agentzer0oo0 said:
Yea I'm going for Kareem Abdul numbers this year (Watch out Kast )

But don't try to deflect sh*t motherfu*ker, OKC Thunder?

You jumped ship after CP3 left huh?
Oklahoma not too far from Louisiana and I happened to live out there for a lil while.


That still dont have nothing to do with you not having a social life. Take your L son.
 
 04-14-2012, 11:59 AM         #19
Ca$h Out 
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nice...

charlotte gets their name back.
 
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 Kizzle504 said:
Oklahoma not too far from Louisiana and I happened to live out there for a lil while.


That still dont have nothing to do with you not having a social life. Take your L son.


Uses excuse that he lived in Oklahoma for a while.

Forgets that the Thunder just came to OKC in 2008 & briefly was in NO after Katrina

Exposes that he never rooted for the Hornets in his own city.

Certified bandwagoner.

































But you're right I need a social life

*sniffle, sniffle*

I can't possibly post on here from College, or on the go, or at work.

Nope that can't be it
 
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