Fans React to Johansen, Jones Trade

January 6, 2016 will be remembered for the blockbuster hockey trade that went down shortly after 6pm ET when the Columbus Blue Jackets traded center Ryan Johansen to the Nashville Predators for defenseman Seth Jones.

The Blue Jackets get a top-level blue liner that they have been lacking while the Predators get a potential number one center to play alongside of James Neal. Of course, pundits and experts have had their takes on the trade rolling in on social media, but what about the fans?

After all, the fans are the ones who spend money on tickets and jerseys. So, we decided to look around the Twitterverse and find some of the best reactions to the deal that we could find regarding the trade. Have a look.

General reactions

Who doesn’t love GIF reactions?

As a wrestling fan, this was the best reaction out there.

What do you think about the trade? Who “won” the deal at first glance? Let’s talk about it in the comment section below. Who would’ve guessed that the trade deadline was January 6 this year?