Team Logo. The Kentucky Thoroughblades were a team in the American Hockey League. They got their name from the thoroughbred horses in Kentucky. They moved to Cleveland and became the Cleveland Barons (2001-2006). Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Kentucky_Thoroughblades?oldid=6421" Categories: Teams in Kentucky Former AHL Teams Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.