Several NFL players took to social media to express their excitement during the big games on opening night of the NBA.
Players also sent their well wishes to Celtics forward Gordon Hayward who suffered a gruesome injury in his Boston debut.
Can't even put into words.— JJ Watt (@JJWatt) October 18, 2017
Feeling for you man.
Absolutely gut wrenching.
Jayson Tatum is nice.! I promise!— Patrick Mahomes II (@PatrickMahomes) October 18, 2017
Kyrie passing too much 🤦🏾♂️— Eli Apple (@EliApple) October 18, 2017
Man that shot looked like it went in low key— Mark Ingram II (@markingram21) October 18, 2017
Would come down to kyrie taking the final shot for OT— Jeron Johnson (@Jus_Showoff) October 18, 2017
The 3 best shooters in the world at it again they maybe the first team to win 5 championship in a row if Klay stays— Roddy White (@roddywhiteTV) October 18, 2017
Lebron is REALLY GOOD at basketball!— Darius Butler (@DariusJButler) October 18, 2017
Derrick Rose tho 👀 Big stop on Kyrie late that's no easy task at all against Mr Clutch 👍🏿— Anthony Dixon (@Boobie24Dixon) October 18, 2017
Great game. Gotta be excited about Jaylen brown and Jayson Tatum tho. Prayers up for Gordon. 🍀🍀🍀— Terrance Knighton (@MisterRoast98) October 18, 2017
Just seen what happened to Hayward I had to stop and pray for him. I hate to see that, hope he has a speedy recovery.God Speed!— Todd Gurley II (@TG3II) October 18, 2017
Rose 🙌🏿— Anthony Dixon (@Boobie24Dixon) October 18, 2017
D Rose ballin— Mike Wallace (@Wallace17_daKid) October 18, 2017
I’m rootin like hell for D Rose and Melo this year— Strizzy (@JaelenStrong) October 18, 2017
Prayers up for Gordon Hayward!!🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿— Jay Ajayi (@JayTrain) October 18, 2017