Charlotte Hornets Reveal New Logo

Charlotte Hornets reveal new logo

12/23/13 in NBA   |   aaronjchung   |   264 respect

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The Charlotte Hornets have not been relevant since the days of Alonzo Mourning and Larry Johnson, however, the Hornet logo will be replacing the Bobcat logo starting next season. With the New Orleans Hornets becoming the New Orleans Pelicans, the Hornets logo became an option again for the Charlotte franchise and they did not hesitate to jump on it. The Charlotte Bobcats have been the laughing stock of the NBA ever since they changed their names, but they are hoping that a fresh look can change their public image.
 
The organization officially said, “The logo represents several characteristics of actual hornets, including their swarming and attacking nature, along with their fierceness and relentlessness when protecting their nests. These same characteristics connect with the city of Charlotte itself. The city’s rebelliousness, aggressiveness and protective attributes date to the Revolutionary War when British commander General Cornwallis referred to Charlotte as “a hornet’s nest of rebellion.” …
 
 
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