Battier took to Twitter and here are some Tweets treating the NBA like a lost lover:
Dear @NBA, the lockout hasn’t even started and I already miss your loving touch. Come back, baby.Can we get some cocktails and talk thisout?
Let’s make this work, for the kids….they’re gonna blame themselves for Our problems. Cmon. Come back. I’ll tell you I love you more #NBA.
Dear @NBA, I hate public breakups. I’m sorry. Call me. Its never too late. Xoxo.
Honestly, the below video might be the feeling of most NBA fans at the moment: