Twitter: Kyrie Irving Was Flat
If Christopher Columbus had Twitter, he too would get into the Twitter tomfoolery that lampooned Kyrie Irving's thoughts that the Earth is flat. Irving posted his theory in the media availability leading up to the competition, and the followers of the 140-character bird were quick on the draw.
Fortunately, many took up for the long deceased explorer on social media platform after Irving failed to capture victory in the JBL Three-Point Contest.
To be fair, Irving was one of the few who came to play for the 3-point contest, falling to eventual winner Eric Gordon of Houston in an overtime finale. That, however, didn't stop Twitter from releasing the hounds...or characters....
Even commissioner Adam Silver got in on the fun