Each day, BasketballNews.com scours #NBATwitter to bring you the best tweets from the previous day. Some are insightful, some are just hilarious (so we had to include them).
Without further ado, here are the tweets of the day for March 4, 2021.
Imagine waiting two months for a jersey and then this happens. And then you have to wear it while the Rockets (or Orckets) lose to their former franchise player? Pain.
He’s Practically An Infant
Happy 19th birthday young killa @jaytatum0 🤞🏽🤞🏽— Grant Williams (@Grant2Will) March 3, 2021
It’s nice to see Jayson Tatum, or at least his teammates, leaning into the “He’s only 19!” narrative that fans had to endure throughout Tatum’s rookie season.
We Have A Powell At Home
don't say it— Crina Mustafa (@crinamm) March 3, 2021
don't say it
don't say it
that's not the Powell they need https://t.co/Qwyef9vm3a
It’s funny because noted Buck Hunter Norman Powell was actually drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks, and then acquired by the Toronto Raptors in the Greivis Vasquez trade. Alexa, play “If I Could Turn Back Time.”
Joel Embiid:— Tom West (@TomWestNBA) March 4, 2021
“Well, first of all, according to Keith Pompey, I’m scared of [Rudy Gobert] and I’m scared of top centers. So, as we saw tonight, it looks like I was very, very scared of him. So, yeah, keep talking."
Joel Embiid is currently leading the race towards the NBA MVP award, but that doesn’t mean he’s forgotten the name of every reporter who's ever said he wasn’t as good as Rudy Gobert. Yikes.
We Were All Thinking It
cum cam https://t.co/Pn7oh87UCE— I don’t recall saying good luck (@Muna_Mire) March 3, 2021
Thank you for your bravery.
Imagine you’re in Sacramento walking your cow home and you see a 6’9 dude in Margiela biker jeans and a neon green lifevest running for his life through traffic https://t.co/KR5cymVYkC— Darius 🇮🇷 (@dariusthe2nd) March 4, 2021
It’s entirely possible that someone in Sacramento saw exactly this. No word on if they were walking their cow or not.
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