Here's an interview with ESPN discussing the name.
Thought you guys might want to see ESPN reaching out to locals, and to one of us here at Hornets Report, to see what's up with Pelicans.
What's not included here was the writer's praise for the name. He said it could be has favorite brand once it all comes together.
There's light out there, people.
Enjoy, and I hope you feel that your concerns have been considered and reflected in this portion of the interview reproduced here.