Marc Spears at Yahoo Sports has reported that the New Orleans Hornets will change their name to the Pelicans, possibly as soon as next season. That also means that the Charlotte Bobcats will probably become the Charlotte Hornets once again. We are 100% in favor of both of these changes. And we took the liberty of mocking up a new logo that the Hornets can have, free of charge.
Holler at us, New Orleans.
Those are some cool pelicans.
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