Site reports Hornets have trademarks on five nicknames

The website behindthebuckpass.com reports that “Pelicans” isn’t the only nickname the New Orleans Hornets are considering.

The website reports the Hornets have trademarks on four other nicknames like “Rougarou,” “Mosquitos,” “Swamp Dogs” and “Bull Sharks.”

Here is the trademark report: Hornets' name story