Originally Posted by westofyou
That's the old New Orleans ABA team, the Hornets actually were the WFL teams name when I lived in Charlotte, that name goes deeper than just the NBA
I'm pro Lakers going back to Minnesota myself
The New Orleans ABA team was the Buccaneers. WFL. Shoot, that's going way back to the days of Jim Kiick.
L.A Lakers makes no sense, either.
Actually, the expansion NBA Hornets were originally to be named the "Spirit".