The 2013 NBA Draft is underway and the Cleveland Cavaliers were the first team on the clock. After a lot of speculation surrounding the Cavaliers pick, they ultimate chose to hang on to the No. 1 pick and select forward Anthony Bennett out of UNLV.
The pick was met with a lot of shock from the panelists on the ESPN set, and it was certainly a stunner.
With social media interaction becoming increasingly integrated in professional sports, we scanned Twitter to see just what the Cavaliers fans were saying about the pick.
What did the Cavs fans think of their team’s selection? Here is what they had to say:
With the first pick in the the 2013 NBA Draft the Cleveland Cavaliers select Anthony Bennett?????????
— Blake Perez (@BPerez95) June 27, 2013
— Ayrton Perea (@air10maxwell) June 27, 2013
The Cleveland Cavaliers have selected Anthony Bennett with the 1st pick, I'm actually surprised - Manuel
— Hoops Talk (@HoopsTalkPage) June 27, 2013
With the first pick the Cleveland Cavaliers select anthony bennett!!! This a shock! WHAT!!!!"
— Dan Holmes (@danholmes24) June 27, 2013
Shock! Anthony Bennett? @cavs i'm in shock
— Thomas Rebovich (@TRebovich22) June 27, 2013
I really like that pick @cavs !!! Anthony Bennett's a BEAST
— Kyle Remig (@kal_remig) June 27, 2013
— Hunter Morgan #8⚾ (@HMorgan23) June 27, 2013
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