7 Favorite Mobile Apps of Pro Athletes

Pro athletes love their phones just like the rest of us. Here are seven apps you'll find installed on most pro's iPhones or Androids.

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Twitter

Nowadays, you'll be hard-pressed to find a high-profile athlete who's not on Twitter.

The platform, which allows users to post messages up to 240 characters in length is a source of endless entertainment in sports world.

Not only will you find a continuous stream of sports memes and commentary from the platform's 335 million active users, but it's the best place to watch athlete drama play out in real time.

Who can forget when the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets were both pursuing DeAndre Jordan in free agency, leading the entire NBA to go emoji-crazy on Twitter?

Or more recently, LeBron James' on-going feud with President Donald Trump?

Speaking of LeBron, he's the second-most followed athlete on Twitter.

King James currently boasts 41 million followers.

Who's number one?

Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, who sports a staggering following of over 71 million.

Some pro athletes even have "ghost" accounts they'll use to anonymously interact with followers, as was the case with Kevin Durant. If you're a sports fan and you aren't on Twitter, you're missing out on some of the most authentic pro athlete insights and interactions you'll find anywhere.

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