Found December 13, 2013 on Basketball Bicker:
New Raptors forward Patrick Patterson was headed to the cinema for movie night with his mom to see The Hunger Games: Catching Fire when he found out he was being traded from the Sacramento Kings to the Toronto Raptors—a Cali to Canada move. Per Eric Koreen of the National Post (via Eric Freeman of Yahoo! Sports), read firsthand how it all went down: My phone was blowing up left and right — friends, people on the team, my agent is calling me,” Patterson said. “I answer it as I’m going into the theatre, and he tells me about the trade and how I’ve been traded and everything. I’m like, ‘Yo, I’ll call you back in about 2½ hours, I’m taking my mom into a movie.’ So I literally found out like five minutes before the movie. ”For those concerned, Patterson did not tell his mother of the news until after the movie, allowing her to properly immerse herself in the dystopia of Panem. [...] “It didn’t ruin the movie,” Patterson said. “It was a good movie. I couldn’t let it ruin the movi
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