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05-27-2013, 04:51 PM
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Why wouldn't they just call themselves the Prince Edward Islanders?

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Not to mention that new logo is abysmal

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Why wouldn't they just call themselves the Prince Edward Islanders?
City provided financial aid to team and this was a condition

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Some new CHL ones:

Lethbridge Hurricanes (apparently the Capitals felt the old ones were too similar)



Prince Albert Raiders

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05-27-2013, 06:17 PM
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^^^ Wow. Those Prince Albert Raiders jerseys are unusual. Great looking logo, nice colours. Interesting.

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Those Prince Albert ones are fantastic. Green and black is such an underrated color scheme.

And on the Charlottetown one. The logo is awful I agree but I like the color scheme.

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New Logo and name.
Uuuggghhh. What an awful logo. Hope that was done for free, looks like a dentist office logo.

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05-28-2013, 09:31 AM
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yeah, it's pretty bad. Very generic, and that washed out Penguins gold color makes it look like a wave of dirty water is coming out at you.

PEI has some very distinguishing features. Namely a bright red soil. Why not work that into the color scheme with maybe some hue of blue to represent the ocean/maritime heritage? That Penguins/Ducks black and gold scheme is boring and unimaginative.

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05-28-2013, 10:15 AM
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Wouldn't surprise me if the Oilers get an orange WHA style alternate jersey this coming season.

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Apparently the Flames are dropping their retro third jersey for next season (huge mistake in my eyes) and either bringing in a new third, or getting rid of an alternate all together. No confirmation of anything yet, but I did go to Jersey City in Calgary and the retro thirds were on sale. However, when I asked the guy working if the team was getting rid of those hence the sale, he told me no they just had too much stock. I just think he didn't know the so he gave me the obvious answer I was hoping they would keep those retro thirds as a permanent home and bring out the same style in the white for their away set. I don't really like the Flames jerseys as they are now, especially with the shoulder patches/flags.


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Apparently the Flames are dropping their retro third jersey for next season (huge mistake in my eyes) and either bringing in a new third, or getting rid of an alternate all together. No confirmation of anything yet, but I did go to Jersey City in Calgary and the retro thirds were on sale. However, when I asked the guy working if the team was getting rid of those hence the sale, he told me no they just had too much stock. I just think he didn't know the so he gave me the obvious answer I was hoping they would keep those retro thirds as a permanent home and bring out the same style in the white for their away set. I don't really like the Flames jerseys as they are now, especially with the shoulder patches/flags.
Wait, are you saying that your only source for this is that a store clerk told you they were on sale due to overstock, and you didn't believe him? Or is there some other actual news source for this?

If they're dropping those alternates, they're making a huge mistake IMO.

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I think this was confirmed at some point, but I can't recall where I read it. Probably icethetics

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Wait, are you saying that your only source for this is that a store clerk told you they were on sale due to overstock, and you didn't believe him? Or is there some other actual news source for this?

If they're dropping those alternates, they're making a huge mistake IMO.
Let me clarify. http://www.icethetics.info/ stated that their reebok source is saying the flames are considering either new thirds or no thirds at all for next season. there has been no confirmation from the team itself in regards to this. me going in to the store 3 or so months back to notice the alternates were all on sale in my eyes is confirming that they are getting rid of them. the store clerk didn't know and gave me the obvious answer and said that they were only on sale due to overstock, but I think otherwise. but yes, the team is def making a huge mistake if getting rid of those. other board members from various boards seem to think they are making the alternate their permanent home, and getting rid of a third jersey all together, but nobody knows anything for sure yet.

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Yep: http://www.icethetics.info/blog/2013...atch-2013.html

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The Flames need to switch to those retro thirds full time and add a similar road jersey.

Flames are at the top of the list of teams who need to lose the color black. Followed shortly behind by the Ducks. IMO if the Ducks swapped out their black for a dark, hunter green, they'd look amazing.


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The Flames need to switch to those retro thirds full time and add a similar road jersey.

Flames are at the top of the list of teams who need to lose the color black. Followed shortly behind by the Ducks. IMO if the Ducks swapped out their black for a dark, hunter green, they'd look amazing.
ducks need to bring back the Disney logo. and perhaps rework the colour scheme around that logo. im guessing people got sick of the eggplant and teal colourway? also, Disney had got rid of their share in the team so I guess they had to change and rebrand at the time. those were nice jerseys though, and a heck of a lot better than their current ones. I agree that the flames should switch to the retro's full time and also bring back the white version of that same jersey as their away. should take the same steps as the oilers have. gotta love the classic oilers copper/blue. flames should do the same, and perhaps reignite the battle of alberta once again.

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Let me clarify. http://www.icethetics.info/ stated that their reebok source is saying the flames are considering either new thirds or no thirds at all for next season. there has been no confirmation from the team itself in regards to this. me going in to the store 3 or so months back to notice the alternates were all on sale in my eyes is confirming that they are getting rid of them. the store clerk didn't know and gave me the obvious answer and said that they were only on sale due to overstock, but I think otherwise. but yes, the team is def making a huge mistake if getting rid of those. other board members from various boards seem to think they are making the alternate their permanent home, and getting rid of a third jersey all together, but nobody knows anything for sure yet.
Thanks for the clarification.

Let's hope they're moving the alternate design to full-time use. Ditching it, after near-universal rave reviews, would be a colossal blunder. It's hard to imagine a good reason for doing that.

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I think the Ducks logo was fine, it was the name that was the problem and now that it's gone I don't really care what they do. They need to drop black as their primary though, there's no need for both SoCal teams to use it. I'd like to see them adopt something like powder blue (ala San Diego Chargers throwbacks) and orange.

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Thanks for the clarification.

Let's hope they're moving the alternate design to full-time use. Ditching it, after near-universal rave reviews, would be a colossal blunder. It's hard to imagine a good reason for doing that.
actually the franchise isn't the best at making those sort of decisions. ken king is an idiot and most fans despise the man. for example, when they decided to retire mike Vernon's number 30 some years back, they did so and put up a banner in their current red and black colourway. completely wrong because he never wore that jersey. they should have put it up in the classic 80's and early 90's colours. it was only maybe 2 years ago when they took the banner down and decided to hang one up in the proper colours (probably 4 years after initially retiring it). so I wouldn't say the flames organization is the smartest when making these sort of decisions.


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^^^ Wow. Those Prince Albert Raiders jerseys are unusual. Great looking logo, nice colours. Interesting.
Really? I think the logo is way too large, in proportion with the jersey. Just my opinion, though.

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The Flames need to switch to those retro thirds full time and add a similar road jersey.

Flames are at the top of the list of teams who need to lose the color black. Followed shortly behind by the Ducks. IMO if the Ducks swapped out their black for a dark, hunter green, they'd look amazing.
I think the Ducks should do something like that but keep the black in the jersey. But, it's an interesting idea to use hunter green. Maybe have a jersey with 'Mallard' Duck colours - closest would be black, hunter green and white. That's what I'd do.

As for the Stars (alleged) logo, I don't like it much. It's okay. It reminds me of a Seattle Mariners logo. Also, I like this better - the green and gold:
http://www.icethetics.info/blog/2013....html#comments

I would tweak that a bit and have a 'D' in the star or something instead of 'STARS' in block letters. I just like the star logo in that better than what the new one appears to be now.

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ducks need to bring back the Disney logo. and perhaps rework the colour scheme around that logo. im guessing people got sick of the eggplant and teal colourway? also, Disney had got rid of their share in the team so I guess they had to change and rebrand at the time. those were nice jerseys though, and a heck of a lot better than their current ones. I agree that the flames should switch to the retro's full time and also bring back the white version of that same jersey as their away. should take the same steps as the oilers have. gotta love the classic oilers copper/blue. flames should do the same, and perhaps reignite the battle of alberta once again.
Excluding Wild Wing (the mascot), I'm guessing that the cost of licensing the old logo (back) from Disney might be prohibitive.

(One never knows with Disney. Heck, could even be part of the purchase contract that prohibits it. )

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Excluding Wild Wing (the mascot), I'm guessing that the cost of licensing the old logo (back) from Disney might be prohibitive.

(One never knows with Disney. Heck, could even be part of the purchase contract that prohibits it. )
Somebody looked it up when this point was raised in some thread a while ago. The logos are registered with the trademark office as the property of the team, not Disney. They could bring them back at a whim, and in fact, they have, in a limited capacity. Look at the shoulders of their alt.

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I like the Lethbridge sweaters with the head on view of the Hawker Hurricane.

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I like the Lethbridge sweaters with the head on view of the Hawker Hurricane.
It's easy for us, we have one of the top jersey's in the AHL . Remember when the name was announced, photo's surfaced of the tim hortons ice cap as the logo. Made me laugh quite a bit.

The Raiders jerseys are really nice, the Rocket on the other hand. Looks like the city of Charlottetown's theater program's annual fall play... brutal

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Excluding Wild Wing (the mascot), I'm guessing that the cost of licensing the old logo (back) from Disney might be prohibitive.

(One never knows with Disney. Heck, could even be part of the purchase contract that prohibits it. )
actually, the ducks currently use the logo, but only as a secondary one on their shoulder patch. I assume they only got rid of it because Disney was no longer part of the picture and they decided to go in a diff direction and rebrand. but I believe the team still owns the rights to the logo.


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