It was simple, and poignant. And three characters long.
Wow— Eric Maynor (@EMaynor3) October 28, 2012
Kevin Durant was next up. He's totally original.
Wow— Kevin Durant (@KDTrey5) October 28, 2012
Later on, Thunder center Hasheem Thabeet joined the thrilling conversation.
OH!!!— Hasheem Thabeet (@HasheemTheDream) October 28, 2012
Nick Collison, who should have a beard, remembered the good times.
Its been a good run.Dont look back twitter.com/nickcollison4/…— Nick Collison (@nickcollison4) October 28, 2012
Meanwhile, Tony Allen confused everyone by tweeting news from his U.S. Presidents Fantasy League.
Harding traded!— Tony Allen (@aa000G9) October 28, 2012
Best of luck to my lil bro/homie @jharden13 in H-Town! He bout to go HAM in his role now.— LeBron James (@KingJames) October 28, 2012
Let's not forget that folks in Houston got a shake-up, too. Chandler Parsons quickly moves to practical matters.
Beard me.— Chandler Parsons (@ChandlerParsons) October 28, 2012
Really sad to see Kmart and JLamb go...both class acts and great teammates. Welcome Harden, Cook, Aldrich and Hayward to Houston!!— Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) October 28, 2012
Up in Toronto, Landry Fields has legitimate Halloween-related concerns.
People's faces who are already out tonight for Halloween dressed up as James Harden ---->-___-— Landry Fields (@landryfields) October 28, 2012
And finally, it's time for the Real Talk Express. Reggie Evans puts it plain.
They trade that Boi quick.— ReggieEvans30 (@ReggieEvans30) October 28, 2012
I know he MAD A$$$$$$$$ hell.— ReggieEvans30 (@ReggieEvans30) October 28, 2012
Ed Davis, a young fella, sees the trees.
Ain't nuttin more important than the mula *james harden voice— Ed Davis (@eddavis32) October 28, 2012
Understand the NBA is a business, so U always needs to do what u feel is best for yourself/fam, because the second u get hurt they dnt care about you. So congrats to the young homie @JHarden13 #GetUr$$$