One of the best days of the year came Wednesday when the New Orleans Pelicans made it to the NBA playoffs as the eighth and final seed. Of course this meant that team from Oklahoma missed the playoffs. Here’s what Twitter had to say.
Quality graphic there. Awful color scheme though.
— Dan Boyer (@WildKingdumb) April 16, 2015
Another quality graphic, more awful colors.
— 206 athletics (@206athletics) April 16, 2015
This is a valid point.
Look Pelicans, you’ve saved the folks at Sonicsgate time and money. Good for you! Also, #Thunderdown is my new favorite hashtag, right up there with #NOKC and #Shamelessselfpromotion
— Jason Reid (@reid206) April 16, 2015
More fan reaction–
— Brent Anderson (@FireDownGraphic) April 17, 2015
Hey look gang, a Sherman Alexie appearance!
Seattle Sonics holiday comes early this year! OKC Thunder out of the playoffs! Yesssssssssss!
— Sherman Alexie (@Sherman_Alexie) April 16, 2015
Seattle was so pumped that the team from Oklahoma missed the playoffs that they threw an actual party, and Shawn Kemp was there!
OKC thunder not-making-playoffs party hosted by Neema & Shawn Kemp tonight at Neumos with DJ Clinton Sparks pic.twitter.com/ibOsDG5CyG
— Neema Khorrami (@Mr10K) April 16, 2015
We’ll let Sonicsman wrap things up.
— Sonicsman (@sonicsman) April 16, 2015
Bring back our Sonics!