Comments on: ‘A Rose Bowl by any other name would smell as sweet’ http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/ World Soccer views and news Wed, 16 Nov 2016 16:27:51 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: JLM http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/comment-page-1/#comment-344869 Tue, 12 May 2009 21:53:37 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/?p=13184#comment-344869 I think could be the start of a great trend in American sport: naming teams’ stadiums after their mascots’ mortal enemies. Here’s a few ideas:KC Chiefs: Custer StadiumPittsburgh Penguins: Orca ArenaBoston Celtics: Saxon GardenNew England Patriots: Red Coat StadiumSan Francisco Giants: Jack and the Beanstalk Park

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By: Mark http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/comment-page-1/#comment-344867 Tue, 12 May 2009 10:20:01 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/?p=13184#comment-344867 Blackpool soccer club in England used to have a stand called “The Sir Stanley Matthews Memorial stand sponsored by Pricebusters.”The sign stretched the length of the stand

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By: Jimbo http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/comment-page-1/#comment-344865 Tue, 12 May 2009 08:23:27 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/?p=13184#comment-344865 I think it helps to have a stadium name that doesn’t sound *too* corporate. The Emirates sounds like it *could* refer to something other than an airline so it doesn’t sound too bad. Likewise the Allianz Arena in Munich. Spurs will probably go for the ENIC Arena, which won’t catch on.

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By: Another Lord http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/comment-page-1/#comment-344858 Mon, 11 May 2009 16:59:02 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/?p=13184#comment-344858 Click the link for best news about soccer.

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By: Soccer Lord http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/comment-page-1/#comment-344857 Mon, 11 May 2009 16:57:48 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/?p=13184#comment-344857 Don’t miss this.

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By: Soccer Lord http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/2009/05/11/a-rose-bowl-by-any-other-name-would-smell-as-sweet/comment-page-1/#comment-344856 Mon, 11 May 2009 16:56:03 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/soccer/?p=13184#comment-344856 Lots more about soccer here

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