The Chirp: Rondo Trade Edition

Dec 19 2014
The Players' Tribune
The Voice of the Game
Dec 19 2014

This is your Rajon Rondo Trade edition of The Chirp, your all-inclusive look at the best observations that athletes have recently shared on social media.

The Boston Celtics traded Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks Thursday, along with forward Dwight Powell, in return for Brandan Wright, Jae Crowder, Jameer Nelson and a pair of draft picks (a conditional 2015 first-round pick and a 2016 second-round pick).

Athletes around the NBA and more weigh in:

NFL offensive lineman
Wade Smith loves it:

Cowboys safety
C.J. Spillman on reppin’ Louisville in Texas:

Chargers cornerback
Brandon Flowers can’t wait:

Cowboys wide receiver
Dez Bryant on chasing a title:

Mavericks forward
Chandler Parsons with hellos and goodbyes:

NBA legend
Magic Johnson on how Rondo fits in Dallas:

Former NBA player
Chris Webber has just one word:

Former NBA player
Chris Taft on the point guard situation out west:

Former NBA player
Jalen Rose on the true impact on the Mavericks:

SMU wide receiver
Deion Sanders Jr. sums it up:

Former Mavericks
Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder, and Brandan Wright showing love:

And finally, new Mavericks point guard
Rajon Rondo on the trade:

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