Celebs Taking Sides: Lakers vs. Celtics [Celebrity Twitterverse]

Twitter was abuzz with NBA fever as the NBA Finals unfolds. With @lakers at over 1.5 million followers and @celtics at just under 46,000 followers, the Lakers have a Twitter advantage.

What happens when a couple is split between Green and purple/yellow? A lovers quarrel ensues between Eliza Dushku and former Los Angeles Lakers (and Boston Celtics) player Rick Fox:
U wanna pull out the purple/yellow & GREEN gloves..?! GAME ON! LOL

Eliza’s feelings about the Lakers are best expressed in photo form:
Rick Fox: Eliza I now pronounce you a champion! Hold on are you flippin us Lakers off? (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

Former American Idol David Cook and former Evanescence member David Hodges attend the game and set a bet. The loser is…David Cook:
Victim of a lost bet. @thedavidcooknever looked so good. (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

But David Cook experiences sweet retaliation:
Sweet retaliation, @hodgesmusic. Meet dub’s new kennel liner. (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

Snoop Dogg and Donnie Wahlberg put their team pride to good use and bet money for a charity
Snoop sets the bate:
some serious ishh now @DonnieWahlberghttp (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

and Wahlberg eats it up: http://twitvid.com/RBJWR – HEY @SNOOPDOG… I’M GETTING READY FOR THE GAME!! (Check out the video below)

Despite last nights loss, Donnie is optimistic about the future:
Me in 10 days! (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

Find out what Snooki, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Britney Spears and others were tweeting after the jump. Plus more celebrities remember Rue McClanahan.

To all the ladies, here are some beautiful words of wisdom from the delicious TyreseLADIES: STOP!!.. I repeat STOP going ALL OUT and giving ALL your RESPECT and LOVE to MEN who DON’T DESERVE IT!!!!!….

Here is a sneak peek of the new Lady Gaga video”Second Official Teaser of Lady GaGa’s ‘Alejandro’ Music Video

Britney Spears says job well done to Japanese artist Takashi Murakami@takashipom Otsukaresama-deshita, Takashi! (Check out the photo in the gallery.) The MTV Movie Awards is this weekend and celebs are flocking to LA for the event.

Here is a sneak peak from host Aziz Ansari: Aziz and Zach Galifianakis and I made a short for the 2010 MTV Movie Awards. Here’s a sneak peek. (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

Stephanie Pratt hits the A-Team premiereYaaaa boyyyy RT @Dannythehater: At the A-Team premiere with @stephaniepratthttp (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

Snooki has BIG curly hair:BIG curly hair 🙂 (Check out the photo in the gallery.) Kelly Osbourne and fiancé Luke Worrall add to their family:this is Woody the newest member of mine and luke’s family! (Check out the photo in the gallery.) Lance Armstrong experiences some perks of being Chief mobility Officer at The (Radio) Shack:Just one of the perks of being Chief Mobility Officer @the_shack. (Check out the photo in the gallery.)

What exactly is a Chief Mobility Officer and why does a bicycle need a parking space in a parking lot? Isn’t it closer to attach it to the bike rack at the front door? Joseph Gordon Levitt shows some state pride:Me, Bear, California = http://tumblr.com/x6dau0mc0 !!!!!

On a more somber note, celebrities continue to mourn the loss of Rue McClanahan. Haylie Duff:Sad about rue mcclanahan. Blanche was my favorite golden girl! The wonderful Betty white’s just gonna keep holdin it down for all of them! Keke Palmer:Golden Girls was mad funny use to watch re-runs with my mom R.I.P. Rue Michael Urie: RIP RUE Pink:I love my golden girls. RIP

Eliza Dushku: Rue McClanahan who brought the sexually liberated Southern belle Blanche Devereaux to life on “The Golden Girls,” has died. She was 76.

Sara Bareilles:Oh Rue. You will always be golden. Thank you for your legacy. Amanda Bynes:I’m sad to hear that Rue McClanahan died. She was one of the best Golden Girls. RIP. Denise Richards:Very sad to hear about Rue McClanahan .. She will be missed..my heart goes out to her family and loved ones..

Michael Strahan:RIP Rue McClanahan. Golden Girl!!!