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:

Hall of Famer Reggie Miller and more on Wizards forward Paul Pierce earning his nickname:

dawg.. TRUTH

Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) April 25, 2015

“That’s why I’m here” @paulpierce34 in the DMV! — Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) April 25, 2015

Former NBA guard Baron Davisand more on James Harden‘s 42 and the Rockets’ 3-0 series lead:

Boxing heavyweights Shannon Briggsand Deontay Wilderon Twitter trash talk:

NFL Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpeshowing that athletes are just like the rest of us:

Bears offensive linemanKyle Longon telling his story:

Whatever happens in my life, I want Kevin Spacey to narrate my biopic

— Kyle (@Ky1eLong) April 25, 2015

…we just hope it’s more than just this:

No— Kyle (@Ky1eLong)April 24, 2015

Padres minor league first basemanCody Deckeron keeping it old school:

NBA guard Kendall Marshallon little victories:

I used the word desensitize in a text today. kinda proud of myself

— Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) April 24, 2015

LPGA golfer Michelle Wieon the three stages of binge eating (the emojis say it all…):