What LeBron, Gabby and Other Olympic Athletes Are Tweeting About

Often when we are able to get a glimpse of the inner workings of elite athletes, there is always an intermediary such as a TV or print reporter filtering information out to us — but it’s limited. Social media however, has enabled athletes to spill out the thoughts lodged in their heads in spurts and gushes, giving us insight into the mindset of an athlete on the world’s biggest stage.

LeBron James ‏@KingJames

Checking out our Women’s team vs Turkey #USAhttp://instagr.am/p/NzO2tYiTHF/ 

 

Heyy @MariahCarey You should really meet my FAV person@_Biancaland She’s the coolest person you will ever meet! You guys would be #BESTBUDS

Terry Shropshire
Terry Shropshire

A military veteran and Buckeye State native, I've written for the likes of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Detroit Free Press. I'm a lover of words, photography, books, travel, animals and The Ohio State Buckeyes. #GoBucks

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