Today at 4 p.m. Eastern time, the New Orleans Hornets will announce a new name and logo[s]. There's no mystery to the name – that was reported as being the Pelicans long ago. The logo? That's another story. Fan-made concepts have been pouring in ever

With the Hornets being retired, the NBA announced the new name of New Orleans' basketball team. The New Orleans Pelicans are named for their home Louisiana, the Pelican State.

It's official: The New Orleans Hornets will become the Pelicans. Defenders of this change will immediately point out the lack of lakes in L.A., the paucity (paw-city?) of grizzly bears in Tennessee and the incongruity of Jazz in

Today at 4 p.m. Eastern time, the New Orleans Hornets will announce a new name and logo[s]. There's no mystery to the name – that was reported as being the Pelicans long ago. The logo? That's another story. Fan-made concepts have been pouring in ever

Today, the New Orleans Hornets announced they will begin using the nickname New Orleans Pelicans beginning this offseason.