Originally Posted by SOX ADDICT '73
In my high school, all the "popular kids" developed a system of nicknames for each other wherein a long "E" sound was added to the first (or only) syllable of their last name. Nelson came "Nellie," White was "Whitey," Olson was "Olie," etc. It was as annoying as it sounds.
I'd have been "Kammie" - good thing I wasn't popular.
This is another annoying thing in sports, I want to say it's the worst in hockey.