OKC Calling Themselves The Thunder
Old 07-20-2008, 12:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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It would appear as though Oklahoma City will be known as the OKC Thunder.

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The new Oklahoma City franchise has nicknamed itself the Thunder, according to a report Saturday on the web site of the city’s ABC affiliate.

Citing a source close to ownership, KOCO-TV reported that the “registrar for all of the NBA’s Internet domain names were reserved okcthunderbasketball.com and okcthunderbasketball.net on July 10,” suggesting that the franchise formerly known as the Seattle SuperSonics will soon be renamed.
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Old 07-20-2008, 12:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I don't really like The Thunder. It sounds amateurish. But then again naming a team after a dino sounded amateurish in 1994 also.Especially after giving them barny like purple uniforms.LOL
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Old 07-20-2008, 02:35 PM   #3 (permalink)
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This sounds a lot like a WNBA team
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Old 07-20-2008, 05:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Oklahoma City Sonics sound cooler.
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Old 07-20-2008, 05:44 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I'll just name all the players after the Thundercats ... more fun that way.
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Old 07-20-2008, 05:52 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Who would be Narf Taz?
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Old 07-20-2008, 08:06 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Sounds like an OHL team from Niagara Falls.
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Old 07-20-2008, 08:48 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Have to see the team play and then pick the lamest of the lot ... hated Snarf with a passion.
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Old 07-22-2008, 10:54 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Pro sports team names that do not end in an 's' should be banned..... every one of them.
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Old 07-22-2008, 11:04 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Pro sports team names that do not end in an 's' should be banned..... every one of them.
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Old 07-23-2008, 01:23 AM   #11 (permalink)
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I liked the barons better

if i had a choice the team would be called the spartans.
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