Page 1 of 7 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 95
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 35,343, Level: 57
    Level completed: 92%, Points required for next Level: 107
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered25000 Experience Points
    JohnnyFive's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    2,635
    Points
    35,343
    Level
    57
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 388
    Given: 410

    Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    In light of the LA Clippers' bench naming themselves A Tribe Called Bench, I was wondering a) what everyone thought of the nickname, and b) what other unusual/terrible ones you've heard before, in the sports world or outside the sports world.



  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 337,293, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 60.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdrive
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    14,039
    Points
    337,293
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,730
    Given: 940

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Technically Ellen is a nickname for Hawkeye11en1, so I'm gonna go with Ellen.



  3. #3
    DistrictCyclone
    Guest

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Ellen.



  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 57,600, Level: 74
    Level completed: 37%, Points required for next Level: 950
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    djcubby's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    2,975
    Points
    57,600
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 116
    Given: 173

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Anything ever used by Chris Berman.



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 282,631, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 41.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialOverdriveVeteran
    CyArob's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Location
    MN
    Posts
    15,585
    Points
    282,631
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,695
    Given: 1,773

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    1 more for Ellen



  6. #6
    Legend
    Points: 227,465, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 51.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second ClassSocial
    Bret44's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Hampton, IA
    Posts
    10,353
    Points
    227,465
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,400
    Given: 2,302

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Anything ever used by Chris Berman.
    Paul "Wrecking" Crew!?!?!


    When Kids see the Hilton Atmosphere and our style of play, the get really interested in Iowa State
    - Fred Hoiberg

  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 38,608, Level: 60
    Level completed: 64%, Points required for next Level: 442
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CycloneNorth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Clarksville, TN
    Posts
    2,119
    Points
    38,608
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 34
    Given: 13

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Ellen



  8. #8
    Legend
    Points: 111,842, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    ISUKyro's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    10,284
    Points
    111,842
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 359
    Given: 1,047

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Ellen



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 128,187, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 21.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CysRage's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    6,794
    Points
    128,187
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 787
    Given: 661

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Is Ellen permabanned or is he/she coming back?


    "The greatest risk in life is not taking one"

  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 58,203, Level: 74
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 347
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Gonzo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Behind you
    Posts
    2,847
    Points
    58,203
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 316
    Given: 5

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Tough to beat Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins.



  11. #11
    All-Star
    Points: 23,767, Level: 47
    Level completed: 22%, Points required for next Level: 783
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cychhosis's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2006
    Location
    S.E. Iowa
    Posts
    1,257
    Points
    23,767
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 111

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    I always thought Tulane should be the Highways.


    All truisms are false. All of them.

  12. #12
    Addict
    Points: 219,198, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    MLawrence's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    7,956
    Points
    219,198
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 524
    Given: 155

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Worst=Honey Badger



  13. #13
    Chile Mac is Back!
    Points: 323,295, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    LindenCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    24,551
    Points
    323,295
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,067
    Given: 2,780

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Quote Originally Posted by Gonzo View Post
    Tough to beat Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins.
    That is a good one. I like Vinnie "the microwave" Johnson.



  14. #14
    Addict
    Points: 109,092, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    Cyclonesince78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    8,461
    Points
    109,092
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,717
    Given: 2,641

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    worst:
    Mark Sanchize
    Matty Ice
    King James
    A-Rodg
    CJ2K (0k)

    Best:
    RG3



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 100,648, Level: 98
    Level completed: 80%, Points required for next Level: 402
    Overall activity: 19.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    xboxfever's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    6,543
    Points
    100,648
    Level
    98
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 318
    Given: 533

    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Anything ever used by Chris Berman.
    Is the worst.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPN
  • Iowa State @ Kansas
  • February 2, 2015
  • 08:00 PM