Twitter has undoubtedly blown up over the past year, especially in professional sports as a marketing tool and outlet for fans to connect with athletes off the field. Social media has become the marker of our generation; how far will will it go in sports? tattoos? team jersey-backs? legal names like @MettaWorldPeace or @OchoCinco? at this point nothing seems impossible- time will tell, but certainly it has become a way for the world to connect on a whole new level.