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Twitter blows up in reaction to Russell Westbrook, Chris Paul trade

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OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 27: Russell Westbrook #0 and James Harden #13 of the Oklahoma City Thunder head to the bench during a game against the Golden State Warriors on January 27, 2012 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

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The NBA has no chill. No offseason.

Just when it seems things were slowing down, Thursday evening Russell Westbrook was traded to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, reuniting James Harden and Westbrook in what the Rockets believe is an upgrade for them.

NBA Twitter lost it. Actually, NFL athletes lost it.

As did a lot of NBA players.

NBA fans (and media) were having fun poking the Rockets a little and thinking about Westbrook and Harden sharing the rock.