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[quote name='CCS' timestamp='1361758714' post='2143688']
I can't wait until when 20 years from now people start wearing retro bobcats gear and some douche starts a movement to COME BACK CATS
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Difference between the Bobcats and the Hornets is the Hornets actually have history where as the Bobcats are just meh...

I see what you're saying though even if I want the Hornets back in Charlotte

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Considering currently the bobcats only average just over 7000 on tv viewership (partially due to crappy contracts) and are dead last in merchandise sales. I don't see how a name change could hurt even without the history.

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MJ could wait til 2014 but what if charlotte isnt the only franchise looking at obtaining the Hornets name. Stranger poo has happened.

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In his fan Q&A on the Bobcats' website, Jordan said they're making every effort to explore rebranding possibilities. He said many people told him they want the Hornets name back, while a good number wanted to keep the bobcats and some "even wanted us to be named something other than Hornets or Bobcats."

I have difficulty believing this. No link, too tired to look for it but a quick trip to nba.com/bobcats will get you to "Chairman's Corner," where it's included.

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In his fan Q&A on the Bobcats' website, Jordan said they're making every effort to explore rebranding possibilities. He said many people told him they want the Hornets name back, while a good number wanted to keep the bobcats and some "even wanted us to be named something other than Hornets or Bobcats."

I have difficulty believing this. No link, too tired to look for it but a quick trip to nba.com/bobcats will get you to "Chairman's Corner," where it's included.
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I also have difficulty believing this. From what I've seen/heard the number of people wanting the name Hornets is at least 10 - 1 outnumbering the pro B**cats people.

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Hornets!!!!!!!

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