A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

As soon as Rep. Anthony Weiner first acknowledged his roiling Twitter-bulge scandal with a desperate "I've been hacked" defense last week, we knew he was guilty. "I've been hacked" is the first refuge of a cock-Tweeter. Weiner isn't the first to mistakenly send a private Twitter flirtation to a relative stranger. Here's a long list of very public sports figures who've been through similar ordeals. Some of the messages were sexual, some were surly, but all of these men proclaimed their innocence and denied responsibility for their social-media boners. Odds are, though, that just like the beleaguered Weiner, some of them were straight-up lying.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Rich Eisen was not "so horny." He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Ray Allen did not ask anyone if when they masturbate, do they "think about my tongue or your clit and switching back and forth from my dick to my tongue." He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Carmelo Anthony did not put out a hit on groupie Kat Stacks. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Will Hill did not and does not go harder than a Russian, nor does he shit in airports. He was hacked.


A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

The legal owner of MarkMadsen.com did not sell the domain to Mark Madsen. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Rasual Butler did not Tweet his penis. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Eric Wynalda did not talk shit about the USMNT on Facebook. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Santonio Holmes did not tell a fan to kill themselves. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Paul Pierce did not trash-talk the Magic on Twitter after a game. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Ron Artestdid not have it up to here with Phil Jackson. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Andray Blatche did not challenge a fan to a fistfight. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Tito Ortiz did not post a photo of himself "wearing nothing but a smile." He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Chad Ochocinco did not Tweet those x-rated things that bothered Dick Vitale. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Chad Ochocinco did not criticize the NFL's new rules. He was hacked.

A Long List Of Sports Figures Who've Also Claimed Their Twitter Was Hacked

Chad Ochocinco did not do anything he did that got people upset. He was hacked.

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