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Vegas, Winnipeg libraries use Twitter trash talk to fuel playoff rivalry

Posted at 2:03 PM, May 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-17 17:26:07-04

If you think the heated battle between Las Vegas and Winnipeg is just being played out on the ice, you are sorely mistaken.

The Golden Knights and Jets are in the midst of a heated NHL Stanley Cup Western Conference Finals matchup, with Vegas holding a 2-1 series lead may we add, but another entertaining rivalry between the two cities is playing out on Twitter.

The Twitter accounts for the cities' libraries are showing their intellectual skills by going back-and-forth with a friendly bit of trash talk.

Both accounts are cleverly using books to send ribs at one another.

Is it biased to say Vegas has the upper hand so far? Oh well, we are giving the early advantage to LVCCLD!

Here's a look at the full thread of good-natured barbs: