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New Orleans Pelicans Unveil Their New Mascot

The New Orleans Pelicans unveiled their new mascot Wednesday night during the revamped franchise's first home game.

Presenting, Pierre the Pelican.

Pierre's introduction sparked an instant uproar on social media.

Et cetera.

What do YOU think of Pierre? Tell us in the comments below, or hit us up on Twitter @WWNO.

Jason Saul served as WWNO's Director of Digital Services. In 2017 he took a position at BirdNote, in Seattle.

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