Nick Young Thought the NBA Trade Deadline Was Yesterday

Kyle Koster

While players, fans and general managers of NBA teams counted down the tense moments of today’s trade deadline, one man was unconcerned

That man? Nick Young.

Take that, nerds. Take that, bloggers who feverishly typed trade-value pieces over the last few weeks.

Apparently Young walked into the team facility yesterday overjoyed that he was still a member of the Lakers. We should all have such youthful and misguided enthusiasm.

There’s honestly a 60 percent chance Young doesn’t know teammate Kobe Bryant is retiring. I want to live in a world where he doesn’t say goodbye to the departing legend after the season finale because he half-expects to meet back up for minicamp