The NBA’s Current Team Mascots (Part 1 of 2)
With the 2014-15 NBA season upon us, let’s get going on some basketball posts, and let’s start with two fun, colorful ones. Sure it’s not our usual statistical hashing, but mascot posts are pretty popular. So, give the people what they want.
And it’s something to know, too.
Out of 30 teams, only six do not have a mascot (not including Jack Nicholson and Spike Lee, ha).
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Atlanta Hawks: Harry the Hawk
Boston Celtics: Lucky the Leprechaun
Brooklyn Nets: None
Charlotte Hornets: Hugo T. Hornet
Chicago Bulls: Benny the Bull
Cleveland Cavaliers (1 of 2): Moon Dog
Cleveland Cavaliers (2 of 2): Sir CC
Dallas Mavericks (1 of 2): Champ
Dallas Mavericks (2 of 2): Mavs Man
Denver Nuggets: Rocky the Mountain Lion
Detroit Pistons: Hooper
Golden State Warriors: None
Houston Rockets: Clutch the Bear
Indiana Pacers: Boomer the Panther
Los Angeles Clippers: None
Los Angeles Lakers: None (or Jack Nicholson, Unofficial)
Memphis Grizzlies: Grizz
Part 2: tomorrow!
Need more mascots? Sports List of the Day has covered these, too:
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