The Chirp

This is The Chirp, your all-inclusive look at the best observations, jokes and photos that athletes have recently shared on social media. Because while not every story can be told in 140 characters… some can:

Saints tight end Ben Watson and more on the Pelicans securing the West’s final playoff berth:

Don’t sleep on New Orleans Pelicans — Chris Taft (@BlessedTaft) April 16, 2015

NBA guard Kendall Marshall on iLoyalty:

thinkin bout breakin down and givin spotify a chance. resisted for so long bc I felt it would be disloyal to my iTunes library. — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) April 15, 2015 I take so much pride in my library, just doesn’t seem right. — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) April 15, 2015

Seahawks punter Jon Ryan on unwelcome guests:

People who open a door then say “knock knock” can f&@k right off. — Jon Ryan (@JonRyan9) April 15, 2015

Lions wide receiver Golden Tate on #FlipLife:

Former Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand on #SpinalCordProblems:

Saints safety Rafael Bush on NFL speed:

Orioles pitcher Steve Johnson philosophizing:

Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. on crime and punishment:

in Czech this what happens when YOU get caught stealing cookies!!!! — Steve Smith Sr (@89SteveSmith) April 16, 2015

Chicago Sky guard Cappie Pondexterbut what would happen to The Chirp?

Can this world now live without Twitter and Instagram ? — cappie pondexter (@cappa23) April 15, 2015