Sports logos can be redesigned using any theme, so it's up to the designer to make sure that everything makes sense and looks good. Keeping it simple is certainly a good rule to follow.
In the latest makeover for sports teams, a fan decided to combine NBA logos with Pokemon. The results are pretty solid.
All of the Pokemon-themed logos can be seen on Imgur, but below are some of our favorite designs.
Portland Trail Blazers
Throwback alert: Seattle SuperSonics
Golden State Warriors