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Internet Reacts to Clippers Staying at DeAndre Jordan's Home so He Re-Signs

Thomas Duffy@@TJDhoopsFeatured ColumnistJuly 9, 2015

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To quote Drake, the Los Angeles Clippers are somewhere between "they want it" and "they got it."

First reported by Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, DeAndre Jordan agreed to a four-year, $80 million deal with the Dallas Mavericks on July 3.

On Wednesday, hours before the NBA’s moratorium period ends and free agents can officially sign, ESPN’s Marc Stein broke news that things have changed and the big fella was pondering a return back to Los Angeles.

The Internet melted into a mob scene, and the madness escalated when Woj, Stein and ESPN's Ramona Shelburne tweeted these (rather alarming) updates:

Adrian Wojnarowski @wojespn

So far, Clippers able to keep everyone else out of house, including Cuban, agents. Everyone. They're in four-corners until midnight Eastern.

Marc Stein @TheSteinLine

In story with @ramonashelburne we also report Mavs now fear they won't now get audience with Jordan as Clips have essentially surrounded him

Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

Clippers believe DJ is returning to LA but I'm told they are staying at his house until he can sign at midnight.

These came after a supposed promise by Jordan to meet with Dallas before deciding:

Marc Stein @TheSteinLine

ESPN sources say that DeAndre Jordan has promised the Mavericks a face-to-tace meeting tonight before he makes a final decision

Let's dive into this sea of insanity head-first:

devin kharpertian @uuords

*doorbell rings* “Hello yes, hi, it is me. I am, uh, Cark Muban, here for cable service.” http://t.co/LnhVAVNScE

Jason Gallagher @jga41agher

Cuban gonna have to come in like http://t.co/ohxba15sOU

Varoon Bose @varoonbose

Live scene from DeAndre's house http://t.co/yLpwNOziLU

Yaya Dubin @JADubin5

Live look at DeAndre's house. 🐴🐴🐴🐴🐴 📎📎📎📎📎 📎📎📎📎📎 📎📎😰📎📎 📎📎📎📎📎 📎📎📎📎📎

BuzzFeed Sports @BuzzFeedSports

Live look at DeAndre Jordan right now http://t.co/iD0nOxrBs5

CBS Sports @CBSSports

Possible look outside DeAndre Jordan's house? http://t.co/A8HS6OOivb

Heck, even Clippers forward Blake Griffin chimed in:

Blake Griffin @blakegriffin23

Don't agree with the furniture layout but I'm not an interior designer. http://t.co/23PNgQB88z

A presumably heartbroken Chandler Parsons did, too:

Chandler Parsons @ChandlerParsons

I thought I had a good pump fake.

Jordan will be eligible to put pen to the paper at 12 a.m. ET.

Here’s hoping this ends the only way it should—in a winner-takes-DJ brawl between the two teams.

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