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Old 04-14-2014, 08:56 PM
 
Location: Georgia native in McKinney, TX
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For God's sake, what is the deal here? You move a team outside the city limits, and feel compelled to alter the team name? How many teams have done the same thing without feeling the same compulsion? The argument is specious.
Great word. Gotta look for ways to incorporate that into the lexicon.
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Old 04-15-2014, 08:48 PM
 
Location: Atlanta
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Sucks I won't be able to take MARTA to the game anymore.....or public transit period.
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Old 04-16-2014, 07:09 PM
 
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How about here in New York City area, we have two NFL teams that play across the street from the arena that use to be the home of the New Jersey Devils and New Jersey Nets and yet they still call themselves the New York Giants and New York Jets...if you have to drive over a bridge or through a tunnel to NJ, and pay NJ taxes...you are a NJ team.
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