In what was potentially the final bit of earth-shattering news of the NBA offseason, the Houston Rockets traded for Russell Westbrook by shipping away Chris Paul and a smattering of future first-round draft picks. In the deal, the Rockets sent out Chris Paul to the Oklahoma City Thunder to make salaries work and this makes Houston one of the most intriguing teams in the entire NBA.

In a rather amusing twist of fate, Westbrook was hosting a pop-up comedy show in Tulsa, Oklahoma when the trade was first reported by ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Here’s Westbrook’s original post regarding the comedy show.