Players react to the 2013 NBA Draft on twitter

Jrue Holiday

The biggest story line of the 2013 NBA Draft was supposed to be about who would go as the No. 1 pick and where Nerlens Noel would end up. It looked to lean that way when the Cleveland Cavaliers went with Anthony Bennett – a surprise to many – and Noel shockingly dropped all the way down to the New Orleans Pelicans at No. 6. The biggest bombshell of the night, however, came from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports:

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NBA players and personnel react to news about Russell Westbrook’s pending knee surgery

Russell_Westbrook

Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook has never missed a single game in his high school, college and NBA career. Until now. Shocking news broke on Friday when it was announced that the guard will need knee surgery after suffering a torn meniscus in Game 2 against the Houston Rockets when he collided with Patrick Beverly. The exact moment of the injury can be found here:

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NBA players react to Marquez’s knockout of Pacquiao on Twitter

170px-Freddie_Roach_-_Manny_Pacquiao

NBA players have great passion for the sport of boxing. That much was evident on Saturday night, when they nearly broke twitter after Manny Pacquiao was shockingly knocked out by Juan Manuel Marquez. Here are the reactions of many, many from around the league:

There is officially no Fight For Floyd now....
@D_West30
David West
Damn Gina!!!! Floyd ain't gonna waste his time now!!😲
@CourtneyLee2211
Courtney Lee
Rocka Bye Baby.. S/O to Kesha. Great Fight.
@BooBysWorld1
Daniel Gibson Sr.

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