New Orleans Pelicans Unveil Mascot And It Is Kind Of Creepy

Meet Pierre the Pelican.

Twitter had some great reactions to the news:

Big ole nope to this

— ItsFischy (@Jacob Fischler)

HI MOM MEET MY FIANCÉ

— samir (@Halloween Guy)

Straight up the Pelicans mascot is just a monster from Poultrygeist. Right, @lloydkaufman @tromateamvideo?

— samsthrlnd (@Sam Sutherland)

— xmasape (@Mike Tunison)

I think I know where the #Pelicans got the inspiration for their crazy-looking mascot...

— jackdeucesuited (@kooC yaJ diputS)

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