NBA Adds Pistons' Joel Browning To TMBO Cowboys Will Be Fined Under NFL Policy Broncos' Ellis, Elway Discuss Future Of Team NBPA To Fund Health Insurance For Retired Players Brandon Discusses Bills-Sabres Dual Presidency UC-Irvine Opens Up Campus To Rams Cubs' Chapman "Tone Deaf" Talking To Media Twins Hire Korn Ferry To Help With GM Position NOLA Keeps Pushing For NBA ASG WNBA Wings Ticket Sales Strong For First Season
CANUCKS FEEL RESTRICTED BY NAME, LOGO -- MAY CONSIDER CHANGE
Published May 23, 1995
The Canucks, who feel like they're "operating now under a restrictive name and logo," could consider a name change "if there was overwhelming support for a change," according to Northwest Entertainment Group's Larry Donen. Mike Beamish writes in this morning's VANCOUVER SUN that the NEG's NBA Grizzlies have "turned the sporting fashion world on its head" with their uniform designs, and the company's creative types are "always thinking." Donen says the Canucks will soon introduce a third, "special events" jersey "in the near future." Beamish writes that this jersey could be a "weaning-off process" for the team's fans before a new jersey or logo change (VANCOUVER SUN, 5/23). AFFILIATE SWITCH: The Blues are expected to announce today they are naming the AHL Worcester IceCats as their main minor- league affiliate. The Blues will drop their IHL affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen (USA TODAY, 5/23).