MALCOLM BROGDON IS THE 2017 NBA ROOKIE OF THE YEAR.
That will never get old.
The Prez became Virginia’s second ever NBA Rookie of the Year, joining 1984’s Ralph Sampson. Twitter reacted appropriately.
Malcolm wins NBA Rookie of the Year! #Wahoowa #GoHoos— Phony Bennett (@IfTonyTweeted) June 27, 2017
MAAAALLLLLCCCOOOOLLLLMMMMMM— Kara Renee (@UVaKareBear) June 27, 2017
ALL HAIL MR. PRESIDENT!— Dan Schwartz (@gohoos224) June 27, 2017
Former #UVa great Malcolm Brogdon is the NBA’s Rookie of the Year. Well deserved.— Brad Franklin (@Cavs_Corner) June 27, 2017
Also: Recruiting pitch just got tweaked.
MALCOLM!— Lauren Brownlow (@lebrownlow) June 27, 2017
THE PRESIDENT YES SIR https://t.co/kLze5efRPU— Tate Frazier (@tatefrazier) June 27, 2017
Malcolm Brogdon showed the value of taking NBA-ready college players later in draft this year. Five-year kid at UVA, who worked his ass off— Sam Vecenie (@Sam_Vecenie) June 27, 2017
A class act ROY @Bucks MALCOLM BROGDON a 2nd rd pick makes @UVAMensHoops PROUD @leefitting— Dick Vitale (@DickieV) June 27, 2017
MALCOLM WON ROOKIE OF THE YEAR— Brew Hoop (@brewhoop) June 27, 2017
gotta say, kinda cool seeing brogdon win rookie of the year in this setting.— El Flaco (@bomani_jones) June 27, 2017
I just love all these graphics.
MALCOLM BROGDON = 2017 KIA NBA ROOKIE OF THE YEAR! ⚔️ #Wahoowa #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/kcKWbISlwW— Virginia Basketball (@UVAMensHoops) June 27, 2017
Malcolm Brogdon is your 2017 Rookie of the Year. pic.twitter.com/qRWvryCZac— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 27, 2017
Malcolm Brogdon wins the 2016-17 NBA Rookie of the Year #NBAAwards pic.twitter.com/XSV5ghRFeb— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) June 27, 2017
Except this one. It’s creepy as hell.
Own the future.— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) June 27, 2017
Malcolm Brogdon is your Rookie of the Year #CourtGods pic.twitter.com/7GgfK83tgs
Philly’s Joel Embiid, who was also up for the award, was quick to offer a heartfelt congratulations.
Congrats to Malcom for the award.. you deserve it #ROY— Joel Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) June 27, 2017
Malcolm’s former and current teammates got in on the action as well.
Mook!!! Congrats Bro!!! https://t.co/xUdoItNRpz— Justin Anderson (@JusAnderson1) June 27, 2017
June 27, 2017
Congrats Malc!! Well deserved #Prez #2040 #ROY https://t.co/gLgwzMWo64— Matthew Dellavedova (@matthewdelly) June 27, 2017
Well deserved The prez #NBAAwards2017 #roy— Jason Terry (@jasonterry31) June 27, 2017
Is Bango a teammate? Let’s go with yes.
The one. The Only. MALCOLM BROGDON as Rookie of the Year!! #NBAAwards pic.twitter.com/2dagUfQ3U2— Bango (@BucksBango) June 27, 2017
Former Wahoo (now Niner) Eli Harold:
Congrats Malcolm well deserved !!!!!✊— Ⓜ️adⓂ️ax (@EliHarold_) June 27, 2017
Even President Sullivan offered her congratulations.
An especially fine honor for an especially fine Double-Hoo! Congratulations, Malcolm! https://t.co/wFmpLWXhBt— Teresa Sullivan (@terrysulli) June 27, 2017
I love the sass.
#TrustTheResults pic.twitter.com/lSFvLiE1a1— Behind the Buck Pass (@BehindTheBucks) June 27, 2017
This pretty much sums it up.
NO, YOU'RE CRYING— Brew Hoop (@brewhoop) June 27, 2017
Hopefully they aren’t sleeping anymore.
They slept on our "boring style" of basketball at UVA! Thanks for turning them into believers Malcolm! #Hoos #ROY— Justin Anderson (@JusAnderson1) June 27, 2017