Always delete your tweets. It’s a lesson one usually learns the hard way, but Charlotte Wilder of SB Nation is here to stop things before they ugly. I, a content maker on the internet.com, am here to pull the very first tweets made by the lottery picks of the 2017 Draft, though. (Too late to hire Charlotte now.)
Remember: These kids are all current teens, which means when they fired off these bad boys, they were even youth-ier teens. These are essentially children’s tweets, which makes for some very fun entertainment, including smiley faces and emoji.
Now quick, before they are deleted, let’s look at what the future basketball prodigies had to share with the internet universe before they became millionaires.
But in a drastic change of events, the former NBA Most Valuable Player signed with the Cleveland Cavaliers on a one-year deal at the veteran’s minimum of $2.1 million on Monday. That’s almost $20 million Rose will see fall off his salary after collecting $21.3 million with the New York Knicks last season.
Life comes at you fast. One moment, Rose was on top of the world, wowing crowds with his otherworldly display of speed and athleticism. The next, he takes the least possible bit of money to join a contender in hopes of competing for a championship.
After all, Rose averaged 18 points and 4.4 assists, albeit Cheap Vintage NBA Jerseys on Cheap Utah Jazz Jerseys a floundering Knicks team that finished the season with a 31-51 record. He still showed an ability to get to the rack and drill midrange jumpers and, at times, his athleticism was reminiscent of the youngest player to ever win MVP in league history.