LA Clippers @LAClippers
Trying to get to level 5. 😮 https://t.co/8aj17uxv1d2016-7-8 16:14:49
Even professional sports teams need to catch them all.
NBA franchises caught Pokemon Go fever, tweeting screenshots of the augmented reality game inspired by the 1990s cartoon series, Pokemon.
The Los Angeles Clippers showed off the Rattata their account snagged in front of the Staples Center, and the Orlando Magic found the beloved Squirtle in the middle of an NBA Summer League game:
Orlando Magic @OrlandoMagic
#Pokemon trying to get into the game at #NBASummer. #Squirtle https://t.co/16ySDkqr4O2016-7-8 20:00:32
But it was the Cleveland Indians who took the cake for most clever:
Cleveland Indians @Indians
ROSTER NEWS: We've recalled Zubat and Bulbasaur from Triple-A Pokémon. https://t.co/3MTW4hSRPk2016-7-9 18:50:08