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:

Former NFL linebacker Takeo Spikes climbs aboard the Hawks bandwagon:

Blazers guard C.J. McCollumand others on Mike Conleyreturning to lift Memphis over Golden State:

Gutsy performance by my guy @mconley11. He’s a gamer.

— Shane Battier (@ShaneBattier) May 6, 2015

Steelers running back DeAngelo Williamson looking forward to the series coming back to Memphis:

Tigers pitcher David Priceon passing with flying colors:

Bethanie Mattek-Sandsgives fellow WTA player Caroline Wozniackisome Beyoncé-inspired advice:

Patriots wide receiverJulian Edelmanon partying enough for two:

USWNT player Ali Kriegerenjoys the waves in California:

Former NFL linebacker Scott Shanleon perspective:

Former MLB pitcher Roy Halladayon nerding out:

Connecticut Sun forward Chiney Ogwumikeon #TwinLife:

Rams defensive end Chris Long on questionable deals:

I feel like the people following over 20k accounts have sold their souls to the Twitter gods.

— Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) May 6, 2015