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Kevin McHale has some fun with New Orleans’ new Pelicans nickname (VIDEO)

Jan 25, 2013, 9:46 PM EDT

The reactions to the news that the New Orleans NBA franchise — the basketball artist currently but soon to be formerly known as the Hornets — will be changing its name to the Pelicans effective next season has been all over the map in terms of love-it or hate-it responses.

Go ahead and count Rockets head coach Kevin McHale as one of those who isn’t exactly intimidated by the new monicker.

[via ClutchFans]

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