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 January 19, 2021.
Mom, Dad, You’re Embarrassing Me Again
LMFAOOOOOOOO pic.twitter.com/vlZdLM22nf— CPS (@so_caly86) January 18, 2021
Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade never miss an opportunity to embarrass their children.
Oops, My Hand Slipped
Never forget when Blake Griffin was petty af and “accidentally” dumped water on a GSW fan after getting fouled out. pic.twitter.com/NwDFcVQFEN— Skyed 🇦🇺 (@5kyed) January 19, 2021
At least the fan took it in stride. The last thing the league needed was another Malice at the Palace.
Fun and Good
Today is the first time the Spurs have had multiple players with 10+ assists in a game since 1996.— Jordan Howenstine (@AirlessJordan) January 18, 2021
Jan. 18, 2021:
DeMar DeRozan - 11
Dejounte Murray - 11
Nov. 13, 1996:
Avery Johnson - 10
Sean Elliott - 11
The new Spurs, the young Spurs, are fun and good.
OMG, I Know Her!
finally saw it in person 😆 pic.twitter.com/EfKkGehw5M— A'ja Wilson (@_ajawilson22) January 18, 2021
A’ja Wilson got to visit the recently erected statue of HERSELF at the University of South Carolina and it was magical for every little girl who idolizes her.
Mona Lisa Leslie
Leonardo da vinci was 7’5???? Mf was dominating the wrong paint pic.twitter.com/TVEVXvwhcj— Hoops (@HoopMixOnly) January 19, 2021
There should be a pop-a-shot in The Louvre from now on.
No Extra Cardio
Nets staring at Giannis wide open from the 3 point line. pic.twitter.com/iW6ay1UjAe— AJ ™ (@LosLakersNation) January 19, 2021
And they were right.
Now You See Me, Now You Don’t
That was nasty, Steph.— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) January 19, 2021
MADE. THE. BALL. DISAPPEAR.
I’ve Trained You Well. Young Grasshopper
steph's so happy to see oubre balling pic.twitter.com/16jO9Yk7s8— Chris Montano (@gswchris) January 19, 2021
Steph looks like a proud papa, as he should! Kelly Oubre Jr. finished the night with 23 points, 4 rebounds, 2 steals, and 2 blocks.
Luka with Stanley on him pic.twitter.com/JK7JVNO8u2— Is This The Dagger ? (@SiakamSpin) January 19, 2021
Stanley Johnson clamped Luka Doncic like a burst pipe, holding him to just 15 points -- his second lowest point total of the season.
The Early Bird Gets the Worm
The The Knicks— 𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒆 🌩 (@Three_Cone) January 18, 2021
Knicks Before 5 PM pic.twitter.com/1LII5u6mMB
Are the Knicks the earliest rising team in the NBA? Is that the secret to their success? Would they finish 72-0 if all games began at 9:00 a.m.?
Life Is Amazing, It Is What It Should Be
Knicks won both games of a— Knicks Memes (@KnicksMemes) January 18, 2021
back-to-back for the first time in 40 tries pic.twitter.com/MnsRLaHKxH
The 2020-2021 New York Knicks are the bubble Phoenix Suns.
Basketball Is About Friendship
My Heart 💔💔— AKRiley🇦🇺 (@AKRileyy5) January 19, 2021
Victor Oladipo and Thad Young sharing a hug pic.twitter.com/pRxUmAsjwc
This is actually exactly how the BasketballNews.com staff will be once we all get vaccinated. Please wear a mask and do your part so we can get more NBA hugs this season. Lord knows we all need one.
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