Social media’s influence like Twitter has captured every industry like sports. With this, Twitter recommends its users to follow these sports personalities in 2015:
Connor McDavid (@cmcdavid97)
He is a forward of the Ontario Hockey League owned by Erie Otter. Connor McDavid is going to be Canada’s cornerstone for offence during the championship of the world junior hockey in Montreal and Toronto this winter. In addition, this 17-year old hockey player is favoured as the first overall pick for the NHL draft in June. Hockey fans all over the world should watch out for this major prospect of the sport all year-round.
Eugenie Bouchard (@geniebouchard)
This tennis player captured the attention of fans because of her breakout season last year, she makes it to the Wimbledon finals and surged as one of the top 10 players of WTA. Eugenie Bouchard hopes to pick up her momentum last year for the Australian Open in January.
Rachel Homan (@RHoman89)
She is the defending champion of the Tournament of Hearts and so far, Rachel Homan is the only curler who qualified for the national curling championship for the women category. She is a native of Ottawa and often shares pictures with her fans showing Canada’s circling circuit. In February, Rachel will defend her championship title in Moose Jaw.
Don Cherry (@CoachCornerCBC)
He is loved by many at the same time hated but it cannot be denied that every time Don Cherry speaks, the people are listening to him. Don Cherry is best known on his segment in the Coach Corner of Hockey Night in Canada, a former NHL coach and TV commentator who loves to post on Twitter lengthy rants.
Meagan Duhamel (@mhjd-85)
Meagan Duhamel together with Eric Radford got the silver medal during the Sochi Olympics but they are aiming more for 2015. Unlike most of the Olympic figure skaters, Duhamel and Radford from Lively, Ontario and Balmertown, Ontario respectively chose to join skating competitions as early as this season to win more medals and hone their talents more. Duhamel loves to share Throwback Thursdays on Twitter.
Josh Donaldson (@BringerOfRain20)
Josh Donaldson was acquired by Toronto Blue Jays in November after a trade with Brett Lawrie together with some prospects. He loves all sports as shown on his Twitter account, he tweets videos of reel-plays as well as his football card collection. This spring season, he will be undoubtedly a key piece of the Blue Jay’s run for the title of the American League East.
Follow these superstar athletes on Twitter for 2015 for updates on their activities and upcoming tournaments.