Found December 07, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
I'm sure that by now, everyone has heard of the New Orleans Hornets and their eventual rebranding effort to be known as the New Orleans Pelicans. Well, the Myrtle Beach Pelicans of the high-A Carolina League have also heard, and they're not very happy about their nickname being scooped. In fact, the Pelicans posted a (tongue-in-cheek, I presume) press release on their website on Friday afternoon soliciting suggestions for a New Orleans themed rebranding effort for their team. In addition to suggesting various New Orleans style names for the team (Saints, Hornets, Jazz, etc), the press release also states that team GM Scott Brown would be willing to move to Charlotte (former home of the Hornets) and become GM of the AAA Charlotte Knights, as well as create the following promotions for the team in 2013.   -The team's home ballpark would be renamed "TicketReturn.com Field at Preservation Hall" Areas of the ballpark would also be re-branded. The pond in the ...
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