Speculation of Kevin Garnett's future began during the Boston Celtics playoff run. Questions of where -- or if -- he will play next season are sure to increase in the days and weeks following the Celtics Game 7 loss to the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday.
Garnett did not address the media after the game, only heightening the mystery around his next move.
Back in March, SI.com reported the Brooklyn Nets would be interested in Garnett, 36, this summer.
On Sunday, less than 24 hours after the Celtics season came to an end, the
Chris Forsberg and Tim Welsh talk with Tom Giles about the Celtics and Cousins being traded to the Pelicans.
Isaiah Thomas didn't have to tweet any words to set Twitter ablaze in Boston. The Boston Celtics guard tweeted a eye emoji on Monday night.
And that was enough to spark trade speculation and jokes -- lots of jokes.
With New England on edge following the DeMarcus Cousins trade, Boston fans and many members of the media responded on twitter.
They reacted to Thomas' tweet featuring eyeball emoji with thoughts a trade for Jimmy Butler may be in store.
Be sure to check out all the hilarious tweets below.
There was the rational approach.
The playful response.
The not-so rational response.
And perhaps the most important tweet from Celtics assistant general manager Mike Zarren