Found July 18, 2013 on 5TH QUARTER MAGAZINE:
According to the Charlotte Observer, the NBA Board of Governors will officially approve for the Charlotte Bobcats to change their name to the Charlotte Hornets.  From an official standpoint, the [...]
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