Vancouver Rebrand- Predictions?

Discussion in 'Vancouver Stealth Forum' started by wingsfan20, Aug 15, 2018.

  1. wacklax

    wacklax Active Member

    fighty whiteys
     
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  2. wingsfan20

    wingsfan20 Guest

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  3. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    It'd be nice if they had the rebrand done by the draft. It'd be a little bush of this league to have a non-expansion team known simply as "Vancouver" drafting players.
     
  4. Vin

    Vin Well-Known Member

    I just hope it's not the Ravens.

    Don't get me wrong, I actually liked the Ravens name and logo and wished that that team never departed.

    However, in April 2003, the Vancouver Ravens (9-7) were able to bump the Albany Attack (8-8) (currently Vancouver Stealth) from playoff contention because the New Jersey Storm pulled that Ginny stunt (*) in their final game which was against the Vancouver Ravens. Vancouver quickly pummeled Ginny thus basically giving Vancouver a free-ride into the playoffs (By defeating Vancouver earlier, Albany had the tie-breaker over Vancouver).

    Albany, that year, started a dismal 2-6, but they were on fire going 6-2 the second half of the season. Had they gotten into the playoffs, they might actually have won it all and that might have been the turn-around necessary to keep the team in Albany at least for another season.

    So, to me, it just seems wrong that the Albany Attack would be, 15 years later, rechristened as the Vancouver Ravens.



    (*) https://www.nytimes.com/2003/04/14/sports/plus-lacrosse-first-woman-plays-in-league-game.html
    Goaltender Ginny Capicchioni became the first woman to compete in the National Lacrosse League, playing nearly 12 minutes for the New Jersey Storm in its season finale yesterday at the Meadowlands in East Rutherford, N.J.

    Capicchioni allowed 6 goals on 13 shots, finishing with 7 saves in less than 12 minutes in an 18-9 loss to the Vancouver Ravens.
     
  5. Wings-4-Life

    Wings-4-Life Well-Known Member

    They've already said it won't be Ravens.

    https://twitter.com/SteveEwen/status/1030497025496739840
     
  6. dougm

    dougm Well-Known Member

    i always give ginny props.
     
  7. RockStar

    RockStar Well-Known Member

    Ginny had some guts, and a good stick. Just way too slight of body to face pro men shooters in full NLL size nets.
     
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  8. chuckster

    chuckster Well-Known Member

    Straight from the NLL, here's a look at the new Vancouver logo. Discuss.....:p
     

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  9. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    The sad thing is that if you replace "NO LOGO" with "VANCOUVER" then that logo might be better than whatever the team is going to reveal.
     
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  10. RockStar

    RockStar Well-Known Member

    it needs to be a minor league looking person or animal with a lacrosse stick, or else it is not NLL worthy
     
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  11. MILLwasbetter

    MILLwasbetter Well-Known Member

    Also, if it's plural, replace the S with a Z or and X.
     
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  12. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    Just turn that black stripe into a lacrosse stick, and you've got your logo for the Vancouver Knights!
     
  13. MILLwasbetter

    MILLwasbetter Well-Known Member

  14. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    Purple Knightz.
     
  15. BigDave

    BigDave Active Member

    I think they go Vancouver JC's (Johnny Canuck)
     
  16. IAmDroot

    IAmDroot Guest

    Per Stealth Play-by-play man Jake Elliot on the Lacrosse Classified podcast the rebrand will be announced on the 19th.
     
  17. wingsfan20

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  18. Dave S-C

    Dave S-C Active Member

    Looks like black and lime green or neon yellow. Not sure how that says "Vancouver"
     
  19. AmericanRockFan

    AmericanRockFan Well-Known Member

    Looks like a Rush uniform. I wish they would've revealed it before the draft. It's gonna be kinda weird for Sak to announce "with the ___ pick of the draft, Vancouver (no name) selects ___"
     
  20. IAmDroot

    IAmDroot Guest

    Draft is the 25th, these are being revealed the Friday before that.
     

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