Team Logo. The New Mexico Thunderbirds were a team in the NBA Development League. They were affiliated with two NBA teams, the New Orleans Hornets and the Orlando Magic. They moved to Ohio and became the Canton Charge. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/New_Mexico_Thunderbirds?oldid=9242" Categories: Former D-League teams Teams in New Mexico Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.