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:

Steelers wide receiver Lance Moore and more on the Warriors’ Game 4 win over the Cavs:

Blazers center
Meyers Leonard and more on LeBron cutting his head on a court-side camera:

Redskins tight end Niles Paul and more on Joey Crawford fatigue:

Bucks forward Caron Butler – taking over the Players’ Tribune account – on Game 4 trends:

…and impatience:

…and patience:

Bengals WR
Mohamed Sanu on #ThatFeelingWhen you’re up 2-1 but then you lose Game 4:

Former WWE wrestler
CM Punk on Plan Bs:

…and Plan Cs:

…and Plan Ds:

Kings center
DeMarcus Cousins on #SquadGoals:

Pistons guard
Brandon Jennings on rarefied air:

Former Rutgers defensive tackle
Eric LeGrand on progress:

MMA fighter Mitch Clarke on sleepers:

Giants cornerback
Prince Amukamara on getting the news, Drake-style:

Former MLB pitcher Roy Halladay on Rise of the Machines:

NFL linebacker
Lance Briggs and more on the death of wrestling legend Dusty Rhodes:

Pistons guard
Brandon Jennings on pre-shots pre-fired:

And finally, Broncos running back C.J. Anderson subtweets someone, definitely not you: