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:

Falcons wide receiver Eric Weems and more on James Harden’s struggles in the Rockets’ Game 5 loss:

Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons and more on the breakout star of the playoffs:

Thug life — ⚜♚⚜ (@QBronald) May 28, 2015

Magic forward Mo Harkless and more on curses fulfilled:

Best one yet .. I used to love these books — Maurice Harkless (@moe_harkless) May 28, 2015

Mood: — ⚜♚⚜ (@QBronald) May 28, 2015

Rams defensive end Chris Long on degrees of separation:

I rode a Jet Ski with Steve Kerr as a child so this is a big moment for me personally. — Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) May 28, 2015

Former NFL running back Ryan Grant on old news:

Former NFL lineman Damien Woodyon Qatar’s World Cup credentials:

WTA player Maria Sharapova on moving targets:

Saints quarterback Drew Brees on Rock Band Rule #1—The drummer always wears sunglasses:

Padres first baseman  Cody Decker on poetic license:

NBA guard Kendall Marshall and Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr.on side effects:

I usually get worried when I get hungry — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) May 27, 2015

how I feel if I go too long without eating hungry & anger =hangry — Steve Smith Sr (@89SteveSmith) May 27, 2015

Warriors forward  Marreese Speights on love triangles:

Padres first baseman Cody Decker on British manners:

He Is…Larry Sanders: