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    Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Hmmmmmm.

    I want a Freddyball Shirt real bad!

    Yeh, it's Friday night, and I have nothing more to do but think about going fishing in the morning,....... then, of course, I go to Cyclone Fanatic and all of the basketball talk has me pumped for the season and seasons to come.

    I am thinking I'm going to take one of my Cyclone Polo shirts and have Freddyball stitched on the front and have the words from the basketball poster from last season put on the back; (you know,........... at one of those we-will-print-anything -on-a-shirt kind of places?)

    "The road is long. Every step makes a difference. And when you play hard, bring your best and leave it on the floor, you can find magic. That's why we take this journey.That's why we're on this road together."

    I have two questions. Should it be Freddyball or Freddieball? Also, how much trouble can I get myself into by making my own shirt on a "Iowa State University Shirt" with an ISU logo on it?

    Any thoughts?
    Any other ideas about design or content?

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    Last edited by Balrog; 07-23-2011 at 10:26 PM.
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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    I'm guessing you can do it, you just can't sell it. BUT, I'm not an expert on that type of stuff so I have no idea.



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    I believe the correct terminology is Hoiball.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blxNPHEO51Y]‪HOIBALL!‬‏ - YouTube[/ame]



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    I'm guessing you can do it, you just can't sell it. BUT, I'm not an expert on that type of stuff so I have no idea.
    You must have stayed at a Holiday Inn Express last night then.



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    All I can say is that I can't remember when I have been this pumped about basketball season, and it's not even August yet. Cannot wait to see this team on the court.


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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    I'm guessing you can do it, you just can't sell it. BUT, I'm not an expert on that type of stuff so I have no idea.
    So anything goes pretty much, as long as I don't sell it?

    What about putting the player's last names on the back instead of "The road is long......etc?

    Thanks.
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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by isucyfan View Post
    All I can say is that I can't remember when I have been this pumped about basketball season, and it's not even August yet. Cannot wait to see this team on the court.
    Well said.
    Me either!

    I think we should get Cyclone Fanatic to design a Freddyball Basketball Shirt and sell it to the masses. Hello, ....... Chris?

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    Last edited by Balrog; 07-22-2011 at 10:11 PM.
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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by Balrog
    I think we should get Cyclone Fanatic to design a Freddy Ball Basketball Shirt and sell it to the masses.
    Don't be too hasty, are you sure this is the Freddy that you want? I think you should start a poll.



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    In response to the thread title...nope. I want the time between now and November to last forever (As if that that thing was needed).



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by MLawrence View Post
    Don't be too hasty, are you sure this is the Freddy that you want? I think you should start a poll.

    Sorry M, I'm not following you.
    I'm a little slow, I think.


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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    I'm ready for football and Italy. I am very excited for BBall, but I don't want to fast forward there just yet. And I mean very excited.



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by Balrog View Post
    Sorry M, I'm not following you.
    I'm a little slow, I think.
    Freddie or Freddy.

    Personally, I think its Freddie. But I don't know.



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by Balrog
    Sorry M, I'm not following you.
    I'm a little slow, I think.
    In your OP you were contemplating on how to spell the nickname of Fred, either Freddy or Freddie.



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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Quote Originally Posted by RustShack View Post
    Freddie or Freddy.

    Personally, I think its Freddie. But I don't know.
    I gotcha. Thank you.
    Yes, I don't know what is correct and that is why I asked you smart folks.

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    Re: Are you ready, all, for some Freddy Ball?

    Personally, I think you should scratch the shirt idea and figure out a way to put Hoiberg's face on a basketball. That would true Freddie (or Freddy) Ball!



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