'Pacers are gonna be nasty': Deandre Ayton signs max offer sheet from Indiana, Twitter reacts

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Deandre Ayton took a big step toward becoming an Indiana Pacer on Thursday, signing a max offer sheet for four years and $133 million, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The Phoenix Suns have 48 hours to match the offer.

It would be the biggest free agent signing for the Pacers in a decade — possibly ever — and would provide a jolt of energy to a fanbase who is staring a lengthy rebuild in the face.

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Here's how Twitter reacted to the news.

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