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    Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    Which is it? On his Cap City uniform, it says Steiger. Everything on Cyclones.com says Staiger. Is the uniform messed up? Are there two accepted spellings? Anyone know the final answer? You may use a lifeline.


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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    I'm willing to bet they screwed up his uniform. Scout, Rivals, Cyclones.com all has it as Staiger. I think it's Staiger. :)


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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    And...that "a" (or "e") is silent and the I isn't. At least, that's how his name was called last night.



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    I'd be a bit angry is someone spelled my name wrong on a uniform and didn't fix it.


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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    I've been seeing in the "e" spelling often in posts. I'm guessing this is from the Cap City uniform. This will now forever be a problem like:

    Stintson
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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    I think its spelled Luke Skaiwalker.



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    When I attended the games last Sunday, he was talking to the P.A. guy before the game, and he said they did misspell his name, and it is Staiger. And what I heard Lucca say, that his last name is pronounced Sti-ger.



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    Quote Originally Posted by CyinCo View Post
    I've been seeing in the "e" spelling often in posts. I'm guessing this is from the Cap City uniform. This will now forever be a problem like:

    Stintson
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    etc...
    dont forget about corey johnson



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    Quote Originally Posted by dinger7203 View Post
    dont forget about corey johnson
    And now "Brian Peterson." I even saw somebody say "Huluska."



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    Steiger is a company that used to make big 4-wheel-drive tractors. Because I have a farm background, I'll now call him Lucca Steiger.



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    I think its actually pronounced "The German Sniper"



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    Quote Originally Posted by Goclones1727 View Post
    When I attended the games last Sunday, he was talking to the P.A. guy before the game, and he said they did misspell his name, and it is Staiger. And what I heard Lucca say, that his last name is pronounced Sti-ger.
    I lived over there a year and can speak German. That is the correct pronunciation.



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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

    Spell it Steaiger. Cover all bases.


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    Re: Spelling: Lucca Staiger OR Lucca Steiger??

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