Looks like the emoji battle in the NBA world has crossed over to different players. Kobe Bryant, Scottie Pippen, and the Jordan Brand has joined in the fun. But are they throwing a little shade at each other and their sucess?

Twitter has been going off lately, right now particularly in the NBA field, players Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, JJ Redick, Paul and Chandler Parson’s have recently sent out emoji tweets about the trade of DeAndre Jordan. When Kobe Bryant, Scottie Pippen and the Jordan Brand caught wind they decided to add their two cents on the subject.

First, it started with Kobe Bryant who tweeted,

“Emoji battle?”

Jemele Hill, who is a host on his and her’s on ESPN tweeted back,

“All the kids are doing it, apparently.”

Kobe Bryant then throws shade by posting with emoji’s;

Ah OK .. I see

With open locket’s and multiple trophy’s with a closed locket emoji’s at the end. Could Kobe be indicting something to the players that started the emoji battle?

The Jordan Brand then tweets the trophy emoji’s as well and Scottie Pippen cosigns with the Jordan Brand.

Stay tuned to see how far this emoji battle may go!

Chantel.Ciera: Twitter