Ideas for Sonics new name in OK City

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  1. Tha Locstah

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    What should the new franchise be called when the Sonics move to OK City and leave the Sonics name behind in Seattle?

    My suggestions would be The Oklahoma City Tornados, Toros, Twisters or Rush (as inLand Rush).
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    The Laters (opposite of the Sooners)

    The pan handlers (reference to the pan handle)

    The dammed (in reference to the 200 dams in OK)

    The Supersonics (b/c OKC produces a lot of airplanes too)

    Natural Gas (2nd largest producer)


    Man, this is hard.

    Edit: after looking at some names being proposed by OK fans, these are the best, although not realistic:

    - Soonics
    - F5
    - Dokies (ala OK Dokies)
    - Outlaws

    It will probably end up being something really generic.
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    After careful consideration, I also like

    -Kissin' Cousins
    -Carpet Munchers (building off of the Carpet Baggers idea)
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    "Okies"
    "66ers" (Route 66)
    "Scissor-Tailed Flycatchers"
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    ...or some tasteless Native American related crap.
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    After all it is the OK state bird, right?
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    How about the Oklahoma City Deserters?

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    OKC Theifs
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    oklahoma city .....
    hombres
    orbit
    onslaught

    and i agree with whoever said outlaws
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    I like the Outlaws the best.
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