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Old 05-19-2012, 06:57 PM   #61 (permalink)
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Then we should name them all what most call them.....Toronto Make me Laughs.

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That's what i was hinting at with Toronto Feces
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Old 05-19-2012, 06:58 PM   #62 (permalink)
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That's what i was hinting at with Toronto Feces



i didn't see that.......funny.
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Old 05-19-2012, 11:59 PM   #63 (permalink)
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So maybe Toronto Clowns?
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Old 05-20-2012, 01:17 AM   #64 (permalink)
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so hmmm.... Raptors it is?
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Old 05-20-2012, 02:09 AM   #65 (permalink)
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Let's see;

Maple Leafs: essentially plant droppings
Blue Jays: a nuisance bird, a pest
FC: no idea what that means
Raptors: rocks that used to be predators with sharp teeth

I like that last one the best! See it ain't that hard.
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Toronto Towers
That was the name I thought up back in 1994 and I still think it's the best name. Toronto - CN Tower - tall basketball players. AND it sounds scary. No brainer. I mean, our team name and logo, according to Wikipedia (and I remember this mentioned when the team name was announced) was influenced by a fucking MOVIE which was popular at the time. Lame. I've never been able to get behind it. I mean, the Blue Jays were named after a beer, but it works.
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Old 05-20-2012, 07:59 AM   #67 (permalink)
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Let's see;

Maple Leafs: essentially plant droppings
Blue Jays: a nuisance bird, a pest
FC: no idea what that means
Raptors: rocks that used to be predators with sharp teeth

I like that last one the best! See it ain't that hard.
I think FC means football club
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Old 05-20-2012, 10:37 AM   #68 (permalink)
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Old 05-20-2012, 12:47 PM   #69 (permalink)
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Again…I'm NOT in favour of changing the team's name, however, I'm surprised there hasn't been a (major) Toronto sports team named the toros. It would work, stylistically, with alliteration-wise and with the first four letters of the city.

I think I googled it once an there was a soccer team or something that had that name, but I always thought it would be cool.
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Again…I'm NOT in favour of changing the team's name, however, I'm surprised there hasn't been a (major) Toronto sports team named the toros. It would work, stylistically, with alliteration-wise and with the first four letters of the city.

I think I googled it once an there was a soccer team or something that had that name, but I always thought it would be cool.
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Old 05-20-2012, 02:19 PM   #71 (permalink)
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Again…I'm NOT in favour of changing the team's name, however, I'm surprised there hasn't been a (major) Toronto sports team named the toros. It would work, stylistically, with alliteration-wise and with the first four letters of the city.

I think I googled it once an there was a soccer team or something that had that name, but I always thought it would be cool.
There was a WHA team named the Toro's
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Old 05-20-2012, 03:16 PM   #73 (permalink)
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That was the name I thought up back in 1994 and I still think it's the best name. Toronto - CN Tower - tall basketball players. AND it sounds scary. No brainer. I mean, our team name and logo, according to Wikipedia (and I remember this mentioned when the team name was announced) was influenced by a fucking MOVIE which was popular at the time. Lame. I've never been able to get behind it. I mean, the Blue Jays were named after a beer, but it works.
I think it would be a great name.
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That was the name I thought up back in 1994 and I still think it's the best name. Toronto - CN Tower - tall basketball players. AND it sounds scary. No brainer. I mean, our team name and logo, according to Wikipedia (and I remember this mentioned when the team name was announced) was influenced by a fucking MOVIE which was popular at the time. Lame. I've never been able to get behind it. I mean, the Blue Jays were named after a beer, but it works.
There was a Beer named Labatt Blue Jays?
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Old 05-20-2012, 04:13 PM   #75 (permalink)
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Yeah, as soon as we rename the team Bargnani will start helping on D.
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Old 05-20-2012, 05:05 PM   #76 (permalink)
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There was a Beer named Labatt Blue Jays?
It was chosen similar to how the Raptors were named in a "name the team contest". The present owners "Labatts" picked it because it sounded like on of there more popular beer products.
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Old 05-20-2012, 06:55 PM   #77 (permalink)
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Old 05-20-2012, 09:15 PM   #80 (permalink)
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