There's no questioning the power of Twitter and how
quickly basketball fans are able to get breaking news and
Whether you're an NBA fan or diehard, here is our list of 50 people worth following for breaking news, injuries, perspectives, picks, and sometimes even comedic relief.
Basketball Prospectus - statistical analytis of basketball, pro and college
Beckley Mason - Hoop Speak writer
Brian Mahoney - NBA writer for the Associated Press, skews towards Knicks coverage.
Brian Windhorst - NBA writer for ESPN
Chad Ford- ESPN NBA Insider
Chris Broussard - writer for ESPN, thoughtful tweets.
Chris Sheridan - Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of http://sheridanhoops.com.
Chris Mannix - writer for SportsIllustrated and NBA Insider for NBC Sports.
Chris Palmer - contributor to ESPN The Magazine.
David Alridge - insightful thoughts on the NBA
Eye on Basketball - CBSSports.com's official Twitter page for all things NBA and breaking news.
Inside Hoops - NBA news and analysis
John Schuhmann - NBA.com writer focusing on statistics & Xs and Os.
Kelly Dwyer - Funny guy, and editor of Yahoo!'s Ball Don't Lie blog
Ken Berger - NBA Insider, excellent writer for CBS Sports.
Kevin Arnovitz - Editor of TrueHoop Network
Kurt Helin - blogger-in-chief of ProBasketballTalk
Larry Coon - Author of the NBA Collective Bargaining Agreement FAQ, and writer for various publications.
Marc Spears - NBA writer for Yahoo! Sports.
Marc Stein - NBA correspondent for ESPN.com
Mark Cuban - owner of the Dallas Mavericks, all things basketball and business.
Mark Deeks - Freelance statistical and contract analysis on the NBA
Matt Moore - prolific tweeter and blogger for CBSsports.com
Michael McCann - Sports Illustrated Legal Analyst, sports law director specializing on NBA
Michael Wilbon - NBA Analyst and Co-Host of Pardon The Interruption
Mike Monroe - covering the NBA since MJ, insightful thoughts
NBA - the official feed for the National Basketball Association
NBA on ESPN - breaking news for the NBA
NBA Guru - Insightful observations about the NBA game.
NBA Stats - Analysis of NBA
NBPA - the union for NBA players, great source for basketball and the business of basketball.
Not Bill Walton - One of the top parody Twitter accounts out there.
Not Charles Barkley - comedy NBA relief #Turrible
Tas Melas - blogger at The Basketball Jones
Tim Donahue - Lead Writer for EightPointsNineSeconds.com
Tom Haberstroh - ESPN Heat Index editor
Tom Ziller - SBNation lead NBA Writer.
Trey Kerby - blogger at The Basketball Jones
Zach Harper - Blogger for CBS Sports' Eye On Basketball blog.
Looking for more Twitter accounts to follow, don't forget to follow us @sportingcharts and check out our article on the Top 50 NFL Minds to follow on Twitter and Top 50 NHL Minds to follow on Twitter.