Weird, funny, or sadly boring first tweets from Boston sports stars

Twitter turns eight years old (where does the time go?) today, and the social media company celebrated its anniversary by releasing a new tool that allows its users to find their first tweet.

Yeah, mine, penned by a former editor, isn’t that exciting.

Yay?

It’s interesting to note some of the initial ways that some Boston athletes found Twitter for the first time though. Here’s a roundup of some of the most notable:

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