Houston Rockets' Twitter Goes Full Playoff Mode as They Eliminate the Mavericks

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistApril 29, 2015

via @HoustonRockets

The Houston Rockets eliminated the Dallas Mavericks from the 2015 NBA playoffs with a 103-94 victory in Game 5 on Tuesday at Toyota Center. As Game 5 wound down, the Rockets' Twitter account decided to use emojis to tell the Mavericks that the series was over.

The Mavericks weren't fans of the tweet:

Note: The Rockets have since deleted the tweet and have sent out an apology.

Update from Wednesday, April 29

According to the Houston Chronicle's Jonathan Feigen, the Rockets have dismissed their digital communications manager.

[Houston Rockets]