Tag Archives: Twitter

  • AARP Fires Back at Tiger Woods Over Retirement Comment

    AARP Fires Back at Tiger Woods Over Retirement Comment

    Prior to the start of the 2015 British Open Championship, Tiger Woods was asked about his thoughts on retirement. He responded with the following quip: “Retirement? Uh, I don’t have an AARP card yet, so…” Here’s the video: In case you’re wondering exactly what the AARP is, here’s a description of what they do, according to […]

  • Twitter Emoji War Erupts Over DeAndre Jordan Signing

    Twitter Emoji War Erupts Over DeAndre Jordan Signing

    As the Los Angeles Clippers and Dallas Mavericks do battle for the services of DeAndre Jordan during the NBA free agent frenzy, NBA players of the past and present are engaging in an emoji war on Twitter. It all started at 11:02 am ET on Wednesday, when Chandler Parsons tweeted this: — Chandler Parsons (@ChandlerParsons) […]

  • Steph Curry Bids Farewell to David Lee With Throwback Video

    Steph Curry Bids Farewell to David Lee With Throwback Video

    On Tuesday, the Golden State Warriors traded David Lee to the Boston Celtics for Gerald Wallace.  Moments later, Steph Curry bid farewell to his now-former teammate with this reminder of the first time they met on an NBA court: In honor of my boy @Dlee042 taking the next step in his career, this is how we […]

  • There Was Some US Soccer Twitter Beef After the USWNT Beat Germany

    There Was Some US Soccer Twitter Beef After the USWNT Beat Germany

    You probably didn’t ask for some US Soccer Twitter beef, but we have some for you anyway. It all started with this Tweet from Landon Donovan following the USWNT’s 2-0 semi-final victory over Germany at the Women’s World Cup on Tuesday: Love the enthusiasm and veteran presence of @AbbyWambach despite not playing much. That kind […]

  • Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler Blast SI Writer Who Insulted Women’s Sports (Video)

    Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler Blast SI Writer Who Insulted Women’s Sports (Video)

    On Monday, Sports Illustrated editor Mark Mravic posted this video of a brilliant goal from a Women’s World Cup match between England and Norway, along with a little comment regarding fellow SI writer Andy Benoit’s distaste for women’s soccer: And here some people (ahem, @Andy_Benoit) argue that women’s soccer isn’t worth watching. https://t.co/0IdV8BdDH3 — Mark Mravic (@MarkMravic) […]

  • Coach K Twitter Spy: Duke Coach Follows Players with Secret Twitter Account

    Coach K Twitter Spy: Duke Coach Follows Players with Secret Twitter Account

    Legendary Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski doesn’t seem like the kind of guy who’d be on Twitter. And, officially, he’s not on Twitter. But unofficially? Yeah, he’s on Twitter. The kids these days put everything they do and think on social media. The coach of a major college basketball team can’t afford to be the last to […]

  • Pablo Sandoval Benched For Liking Instagram Pics During Game

    Pablo Sandoval Benched For Liking Instagram Pics During Game

    Wednesday night, while the Boston Red Sox were taking on the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field, Twitter user @Jared_Carrabis noticed something strange regarding the Instagram account of Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval—that it liked a few images belonging to Instagram user “diva_legacy” while the game was still going on: Blog: Apparently this is a story: […]

  • Amy Schumer Sent LeBron A Nice Message To Cheer Him Up (Tweet)

    Amy Schumer Sent LeBron A Nice Message To Cheer Him Up (Tweet)

    Amy Schumer, known for being more funny than sweet, recently starred in the upcoming film Trainwreck. The film, directed by Judd Apatow, also co-stars LeBron James. So when LeBron James and the Cavs dropped Game 6 to the Warriors, Amy Schumer had some words of encouragement lined up for the super-duper star. In short, everything […]

  • Mean Tweets: NBA Finals Edition (Video)

    Mean Tweets: NBA Finals Edition (Video)

    Steph Curry has been on the receiving end of plenty of praise ahead of his team’s dream match-up against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in this year’s NBA Finals.  But Jimmy Kimmel put an end to all of the ego-stroking when he invited Curry, Draymond Green, Blake Griffin, and other NBA players and analysts to read some […]