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Twitter reacts to Elfrid Payton’s return to Orlando

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The former Magic guard, who always had a love/hate relationship with fans, did receive some boos

NBA: Phoenix Suns at Orlando Magic Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The crowd’s reaction to Elfrid Payton’s return to Orlando was much like the opinions fans had of him while he was with the Magic: mixed.

Some cheered. Some booed. Some probably didn’t care either way.

Payton returned to Orlando on Saturday to face the Magic for the first time since being traded right before the trade deadline buzzer in February. Payton’s stat line was similar to the numbers he would post regularly while with the Magic, and the results were the same, as well: he recorded 14 points, eight assists and five rebounds in a losing effort for his team.

For an occasion as such, we’ll let the tweets speak for themselves....