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    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.



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

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



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Ellen.



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Anything ever used by Chris Berman.



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    1 more for Ellen



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

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


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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Ellen



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Ellen



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Is Ellen permabanned or is he/she coming back?


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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Tough to beat Darryl "Chocolate Thunder" Dawkins.



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    I always thought Tulane should be the Highways.


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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    Worst=Honey Badger



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    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.



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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

    worst:
    Mark Sanchize
    Matty Ice
    King James
    A-Rodg
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    Best:
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    Re: Best/Worst nicknames in sports or otherwise

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



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