It was a week of change for the New York Knicks, and that was reflected on social media. Let us begin by bidding adieu to some of the accounts we lost:
We learn on every step of the way.— jose manuel calderon (@JmCalderon3) June 23, 2016
This was another great one.
Thanks to my coaches,teammates,staff and everyone @nyknicks organization.
Jerian Grant (@JerianGrant) June 25, 2016
Robin Lopez (@rolopez42) June 25, 2016
Yep, that's pretty much what you'd expect from Jose Calderon, Jerian Grant and Robin Lopez. Fare thee well. We'll miss your wonderful Twitter accounts.
From a social media perspective, the Knicks aren't getting much in return. Derrick Rose did post this link to a heartfelt article he posted on The Cycle ...
But that was his first tweet since Dec. 1, 2015. The other player acquired in the deal, Justin Holiday, peppers his Twitter feed with roughly a gazillion Bible quotes. No mention of the trade thus far, but he did post this cryptic Tweet:
Yesterday will forever be motivating.— Justin Holiday (@JustHolla7) June 24, 2016
Kevin Seraphin, the player who sported the No. 1 jersey last season, had a message for the haterz who thought that number should belong to Rose:
Then he met soccer legend Zinedine Zidane ...
... and discussed manga:
Hunter x hunter ???— kslife (@kevin_seraphin) June 25, 2016
Hell yeah!! I'm a big fan of manga!!— kslife (@kevin_seraphin) June 25, 2016
One piece , naruto, death note and hunter x hunter ...
Ofcourse , dragon ball z and full Metal alchemist !!!— kslife (@kevin_seraphin) June 25, 2016
Don't worry, Kevin, you'll always be No. 1 when it comes to social media.
Finally, we end with the photo you've all been waiting for: Kristaps Porzingis lifting weights!
no shortcuts pic.twitter.com/OFb8FqQC17— Kristaps Porzingis (@kporzee) June 24, 2016
Check out those Latvian pythons!
Kristaps is gonna destroy the NBA.