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:

Weekend Chirp? Weekend Chirp:

Lakers guards Kobe Bryant and D’Angelo Russell on #GOATs, #Zzzs and more:

Honestly Tracy McGrady might have been the GOAT! — D’Angelo Russell (@Dloading) August 13, 2015

@kobebryant lol my bad he was nice though — D’Angelo Russell (@Dloading) August 15, 2015

@kobebryant — D’Angelo Russell (@Dloading) August 15, 2015

Happy #Staturday, from former NBA guard Muggsy Bogues and more:

Kobe and soulja boy had the funniest tweets yesterday — who cares (@_blktray) August 15, 2015

Cardinals cornerback Tyrann Mathieu and more on weekend vibes:

Mood — who cares (@_blktray) August 14, 2015

PGA golfer Lee Westwood on anti-weekend vibes:

…and former NFL safety Lawyer Milloywith emergency weekend vibes to cancel that out:

Senior Chipotle Correspondents Alison Riske and John Henson on #ChipotleProblems:

Warriors forward Harrison Barnes and more on Straight Outta Compton:

Compton soundtrack did 278,588 first wk not back for someone who hasn’t put out an album in 15 years — who cares (@_blktray) August 14, 2015

Don’t call it a comeback:

Padres first baseman Cody Decker and more on important questions:

root beer float — RT @MicahTraurig: @KButter5 What’s your favorite drink on a friday night? — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) August 15, 2015

Hook. no question — RT @Khris22m: @KButter5 who would you pick first in a pickup game me, @_John_Henson_ or @Goodknight11? — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) August 15, 2015

Welcome to Selfie City, population: 3:

Warriors forward Andre Iguodala on #PaparazziLife:

Cavs forward LeBron James and the USWNTon #Squads:

Hey, from one T.S. to another:

Hey @taylorswift13 — Torrey Smith (@TorreySmithWR) August 14, 2015

Saints quarterback Drew Brees and LPGA golfer Brittany Lincicome on #FishingBrags:

Former NFL cornerback Domonique Foxworthon guessing:

Feeling good about my @Amtrak penn station Acela track guess this week. I’ll let you know. — Domonique Foxworth (@Foxworth24) August 14, 2015


Was wrong — Domonique Foxworth (@Foxworth24) August 14, 2015

WNBA forward Kristen Mannon the best seat in the house:

NBA guard Kendall Marshall and Olympic figure skater Ashley Wagner on scouting reports:

soft serve is on another level. def lottery pick worthy — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) August 15, 2015

Drop it again, Kalana Greene: