10 Athletes To Follow On Twitter

Professional athletes – when they’re not playing or practicing, they’re tweeting. While most use those 140 words to discuss sports and upcoming games, some choose to tweet about other things (usually themselves). And then you have those select few who tweet about just plain nonsense (read: Ron Artest).

We’ve compiled a list of the best (and worst) athletes’ twitters, from the pro skateboarder with the most original jokes to the basketball player with the most cringe-worthy grammar.

Launch the gallery to see who in the sports world is worthy of hitting that “Follow” button. Follow Socialite Life on Facebook on Twitter and Tumblr for the latest celebrity news and photos!