Wizards Twitter Explodes

Posted on January 16, 2014 by Jeremy Hyman

With the defending champion Heat in town, Wednesday night's game had a little extra buzz anyway.

By the end of the night, #WizHeat was used over 5,000 times on Twitter.

Here are some of the top tweets from the night.

First they tipped off:

Then the Wizards scored 43 points in the first quarter, while shooting 77% from the field and led the Heat 43-18 after one.

Twitter Exploded:

Some of the Mystics playing overseas caught a glimpse of the game:

Nene also grabbed Twitter's attention with his early stuff of LeBron and late dunk over "The King".

And here is video of Nene's block & dunk:

The Wizards went on to win 114-97. Here are some more of the top tweets from the night:

And the Wizards chimed in afterwards

Watch this supercut of all the great highlights from #WizHeat here:

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