Good intimidating nicknames

27-Jul-2016 04:38

After scanning the collection of today's sportspeople with nicknames, we've compiled the 100 best. Wailuku-born Philly Shane Victorino also goes by the name of The Pineapple Express for his tropical heritage and blazing speed.From pineapple to cheesesteaks, Victorino has endured one of the more unique transitions.The queen of the Plastics will be competing in Rio.Okay, to be fair, this Regina George is not the "evil dictator" of a high school clique, nor does she wear pink on Wednesdays.

And the new batch of world-class talents are reaping the benefits.What was meant to be a one-time gag during a Suns game in 1980 quickly took the crowd by storm, and the rest is history. His antics even landed him on The Jerry Springer Show (inset). When he’s not taunting the opponents or dancing with referees, Benny is great at pumping up the crowd.His antics even landed him on The Jerry Springer Show (inset). The Raptor checks all the boxes: dinosaur, intimidating, funny and full of antics.James "Lights Out" Toney was a superior defensive fighter known as much for his bulging waistline as his skill in the ring.Toney (74-7-3 45 KO) won championships at middleweight, super middleweight and cruiserweight.

And the new batch of world-class talents are reaping the benefits.

What was meant to be a one-time gag during a Suns game in 1980 quickly took the crowd by storm, and the rest is history. His antics even landed him on The Jerry Springer Show (inset). When he’s not taunting the opponents or dancing with referees, Benny is great at pumping up the crowd.

His antics even landed him on The Jerry Springer Show (inset). The Raptor checks all the boxes: dinosaur, intimidating, funny and full of antics.

James "Lights Out" Toney was a superior defensive fighter known as much for his bulging waistline as his skill in the ring.

Toney (74-7-3 45 KO) won championships at middleweight, super middleweight and cruiserweight.

Appropriately, the real-life Thrasher is a deadeye sharpshooter who will compete at Rio 2016 in the 10m Air Rifle and Three-Position Rifle events.