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this is a discussion within the Pelicans Community Forum; Here's a nola.com blog on a Hornet namechange that was posted on the board before Benson bought the team ... in the comments are suggestions for calling the team the "Krewe" or "Brass" ... I thought those were in keeping ...

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Old 04-15-2012, 06:41 AM   #11
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Here's a nola.com blog on a Hornet namechange that was posted on the board before Benson bought the team ... in the comments are suggestions for calling the team the "Krewe" or "Brass" ... I thought those were in keeping with NO tradition ... anything but 'Hornets'.

NBA is reportedly considering changing nickname of New Orleans' NBA team | NOLA.com
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Old 04-15-2012, 08:40 AM   #12
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Krewe is best i've heard of the suggestions
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Old 04-15-2012, 08:59 PM   #13
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I am a HUGE Utah Jazz fan (I live in Utah) and I think we should give the name back to New Orleans. Utah has no business using the name Jazz. It is like Metallica calling themselves Taylor Swift.
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Old 04-15-2012, 09:49 PM   #14
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It's not the name. I do think it would help, but that is a very marginal issue which I honestly believe had to do more with Rita's input. Will it help the Hornets get elite players? No. Will they win more game? Nope. We already had the Jazz and it went belly up. Call it NBA team #37, or whatever, I could care less, just go get us some stars.
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Old 04-15-2012, 09:57 PM   #15
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I just want Benson to start airing the games on a local station I get... I don't get CST...
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Old 04-17-2012, 03:35 AM   #16
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I like Krewe I also like Vodoo like that arena football team benson had at one time. I also like "New Orleans Hot Sauce" .. If Crystal or Tabasco didnt set up to the plate to sponsor them after that.. well
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I really like this one I think it would stick. The New Orleans "Brees" Actually spelled Breeze but we know whats up with that!!!!!!
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Old 04-17-2012, 04:53 AM   #18
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Saw this comment to the article:

"Call 'em The New Orleans Mormons.
Won't be long before Utah wants to trade names."
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Old 04-18-2012, 07:00 AM   #19
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Not the Jazz....please not the Jazz. That's over, time to move one.

Krewe does sound best so far.

although potholes is a close 2nd
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Old 04-18-2012, 09:08 AM   #20
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The New Orleans...
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