By the time Chargers owner Dean Spanos stepped to the microphone, the 150 or so fans at the Forum were on their feet.
They waved team flags. A few wore T-shirts with the Dodgers-like interlocking L.A. logo the Chargers used, then quickly abandoned last week, after announcing their move from San Diego to Los Angeles. Everyone else seemed to be in a jersey at the invitation-only event Wednesday — including one man in a Rams pullover and another in Kansas City Chiefs garb.
They booed each mention of the Rams and, when Spanos was introduced, chanted, “Dean! Dean! Dean!”
“This is really surreal,” the owner said.
One man responded with a yell: “Welcome back,...