Category Archives: NBA Nicknames

Pelicans Will Roost In New Orleans Next Season

Change is in the air in New Orleans; as “The Times-Picayune,” reported Thursday, that the New Orleans Hornets will cease to exist at the conclusion of this NBA campaign, replaced by the New Orleans Pelicans, starting next season. The paper reports that the … Continue reading

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Here Come The New Orleans Rougarou? NBA Trademarks Five Names To Replace Hornets

Although it was previously reported that the new nickname of the Association franchise from the “Big Easy,” would most likely be the New Orleans Pelicans, according to “The Times-Picayune,” the NBA has filed trademarks for five possible new nicknames for … Continue reading

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Bye-Bye Hornets? New Orleans Pelicans Could Land Next Season

When Tom Benson became the new owner of the New Orleans Hornets in April, the 83-year-old owner of the NFL franchise the Saints, told reporters that he would like his team to have a new nick-name that is more relevant … Continue reading

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