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Jordan says Charlotte Hornets "sounds good"

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Charlotte, North Carolina. The city and state where a name change is the ultimate goal of sports fans. Winning is down the list.

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He didn't play for the Hornets or Bobcats, so I know you don't know who the hell he is.

all he had to do was look at your sig....

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I'm not making fun of anybody, in all seriousness. Besides KT I've always been more of a Russell fan than Chamberlain. I'm actually reading a new book about the 1957 Boston Celtics right now. But I digress.

The name isn't yet officially changed, and regardless, the team needs to cut ties with Diop, Mullens, Biyombo, Thomas, and Williams when the season ends.

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Charlotte, North Carolina. The city and state where a name change is the ultimate goal of sports fans. Winning is down the list.

Says the guy who cares more about individual players than the team

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If we're changing to an older name, I'd rather go with the Cougars. Better color scheme, better mascot, plus the double entendre in the name

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I'd be pissed but I'd kind of laugh.

"We've decided to change our name to one that suits our basketball history, one that we've had before and had some success with...The Carolina Cougars."

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I want me a Purple/Teal McLemore 23 jersey!

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I'm not making fun of anybody, in all seriousness. Besides KT I've always been more of a Russell fan than Chamberlain. I'm actually reading a new book about the 1957 Boston Celtics right now. But I digress.

The name isn't yet officially changed, and regardless, the team needs to cut ties with Diop, Mullens, Biyombo, Thomas, and Williams when the season ends.

Bismack isn't going anywhere, he was a project from the start that was going to take a while.

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I think going back to the Hornets would be good idea, always liked the color scheme and got history with it. That said, while a name change won't suddenly make us a winning team or a contender, hopefully it will help spur some more support for the team, and in turn the ownership and management put a great team on the court for us.

I just hope we hear confirmation about is happening with the name one way or the other soon, I'm getting tired of the speculation surrounding it all.

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