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Press Conference on Name Change Live on NBA TV

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Proudiddy    9,484

Said trying to engage the community since he bought the team, and we wanted the name change so here it is.  The community asked for it, so we did it.

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carpanfan96    1,454

Submitted the paperwork today to make the name change, so the process has just started. 

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Proudiddy    9,484

Said listened to feedback from fans...  Said it was 'overwhelming' the support for the change from the fans.

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Proudiddy    9,484

Pete Guelli says it's the first step in a long process.

 

Once the board of governors vote on it in June, the process will speed up.

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Proudiddy    9,484

Asked about screen behind MJ, and if the colors mean anything...  Said it's too early to get into all of that because they have to be respectful of the process.

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Proudiddy    9,484

MJ said once NO gave up the name, "the energy began to mount." 

 

MJ has repeatedly referenced part of the inspiration behind getting the name back was the energy and support that fans gave Charlotte back when he would come here to play against the Hornets as a player.

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carpanfan96    1,454

Once the name change takes place the team wouldn't own the rights to the Bobcats anymore, so we don't have to worry about those being throwbacks. lol 

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