NBA Twitter goes wild after Carmelo Anthony gets traded to the Thunder

Carmelo Anthony joins Russell Westbrook and Paul George in Oklahoma City (AP/Graphic by Tyler Greenawalt).

When news broke that the New York Knicks traded forward Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Twitterverse exploded into a cacophony of excitement, especially among NBA players.

Brandon Jennings sent out a string of tweets, barely able to contain his emotions.





Plenty of other players offered their thoughts, mostly about how absolutely stacked the Western Conference is after all of the offseason moves.