How do we know this? Because Gortat used the Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year to absolutely ether Detroit Pistons guards Reggie Jackson and Brandon Jennings. After Hoopshype tweeted a story about Jennings calling Jackson the best point guard in the Eastern Conference, Gortat—who plays with some guy named John Wall—stepped in to respond.
The Harlem Globetrotters have gone on some incredible winning streaks during in its time. In 1995 the team lost a game that snapped a nearly 9,000-game win streak, and its current win streak is already well north of 3,000 victories. But it seems they’re starting to get a little intimidated by the Golden State Warriors current form. The team tweeted on Tuesday that the Warriors still had a long way to go if it wanted to catch them:
Porzingis, who enjoys social media as much as any 20-year-old, was excited to add 15,000 new Twitter followers in one night following his Tuesday explosion against the Hornets. He’s up to 73,000 as of Thursday morning. “Social media is going crazy, getting more followers and stuff,’’ Porzingis said. “I tweeted a picture after the game. I was active to keep the momentum going.’’