Thursday night, as meetings between the NBA owners and players ended, word broke that nothing positive—at all—had resulted from the talks, and that the two sides were still as far apart as they ever had been in the past. Just as many fans did, players didn’t waste time before hitting Twitter with their thoughts, venting about trying (and failing) to make a deal and what the ramifications would be for all involved. Roll through the gallery above to see how your favorite NBAers responded to the awful news.