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Best Tweets of the NHL Deadline: Player Edition

Twitter has become a great outlet for NHL players to express their opinions. The hilarity of some of these tweets are just awesome, and with the deadline passed, here's a look at some of the best tweets of March 2nd:

**Warning: some foul language (thanks to Willie Mitchell)**

TSN's Mistake

TSN accidentally broadcasted a tweet from a fan saying that they wished the Leafs would keep Lupul based on the fact that he, well, *spent the night* (use your imagination) with Phaneuf's wife. 

Lupul responded quickly:

Columbus' dream

With the trade deadline being on a monday (and obviously not one soul in the world likes monday), the Blue Jackets decided to have some fun:

Columbus Pt.2: re-uniting a family

Many people have seen the letter that Jordyn Leopold (daughter of NHL defenceman Jordan Leopold) sent to the Minnesota Wild asking them to trade for her father, as her family lives in Minnesota while her dad plays for the Blue Jackets. Both teams completed her request and put a happy end to this heartwarming story. Columbus' GM Jarmo Kekalainen sent out this tweet:

Willie Mitchell connects with every player

Willie Mitchell Pt.2: feel the wrath

On Sportsnet, former NHL goaltender Glen Healy made some negative comments about the Panthers, prompting Florida's captain to lash out:

Luongo's at it again

Of course if we are talking NHL player tweets, Luongo has to be shown. He has endured two stressful deadlines the past two years and this season he had the luxury of knowing he isn't going anywhere:

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