Found January 23, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
Marc Spears of Y! Sports is reporting that the New Orleans Hornets will no longer be the New Orleans Hornets as early as tomorrow. After much speculation it seems that the team is going to announce that their new nick will be the ‘Pelicans’ and they will also release the new logo. The new colors for the Pelicans will be blue, gold and red. It should also be noted that the state bird of Louisiana is the Pelican. Hornets to announce new nickname of Pelicans, new logo tomorrow,source told Y! Sports.Pelicans is state bird, environmental symbol for state — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) January 23, 2013 Pelicans name and logo go used next season. Merchandise availability to be determined. Pelicans also old name of Nawlins minor league teams. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) January 23, 2013 NBA New Orleans Pelicans colors will be blue, gold and red. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) January 23, 2013 var conf_57402 = { APIKey: '2_N1YlfjHIEAtyRAK3CAYRE5a1aBuANuMOCLc_...
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