Cedar Point will name a roller coaster The King for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Cedar Point will rename a roller coaster if LeBron James returns to the Cavs.
What roller coaster will Cedar Point rename? Cedar Point has not announced which roller coaster will be renamed. The possibilities include Blue Streak, Cedar Creek Mine Ride, Corkscrew, GateKeeper, Gemini, Iron Dragon, Magnum, Mantis, Maverick, Mean Streak, Millennium Force, Raptor, Top Thrill Dragster, Wicked Twister, Wilderness Run, and Woodstock Express. The top contending names to be changed are Mine Ride, Corkscrew, Iron Dragon, Mean Streak, and Wicked Twister.
While some may be surprised to hear Cedar Point offering to change a name of a roller coaster, it is not surprising from a marketing perspective. Cedar Point has several roller coasters that do not have large fan-followings that would be upset in a renaming. Even if Cedar Point does not rename a roller coaster, the free marketing receiving from the Twitter announcement offers plenty of incentive.