NBA players shocked by Cavs-Celtics trade
Not long after the Cavaliers and Celtics agreed to a blockbuster trade, players from around the NBA took to social media with their reactions.
The NBA world was sent into a frenzy Tuesday evening when Cleveland and Boston agreed to a trade involving Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas. Fans weren’t the only ones surprised at the deal materializing seemingly out of nowhere. A few players were shocked as well. Take a look below at how some responded via Twitter.
I love you NBA
— Trevor Booker (@35_Fitz) August 22, 2017
— Eric Bledsoe (@EBled2) August 22, 2017
— Jordan Clarkson (@JordanClarksons) August 22, 2017
— Frank Ntilikina (@FrankLikina) August 23, 2017
— Jamal Crawford (@JCrossover) August 23, 2017
Great deal by Cleveland…they get Jae crowder too?? That's an underrated move!
— Evan Turner (@thekidet) August 23, 2017
Damn dog, my guy I.T. Deserve better. I understand it's a business but that dude did a lot of the organization. Only going to get better!
— Evan Turner (@thekidet) August 22, 2017
Yikes. Even swap you ask me
— Lou Williams (@TeamLou23) August 23, 2017
Wooow. Who wins with that trade?
— Ricky Rubio (@rickyrubio9) August 22, 2017
As luck would have it, the first game of the 2017-2018 NBA season will be between the Celtics and Cavaliers in Cleveland on October 17. That should be a lot of fun.