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The 10 Biggest Moments In Sports This Year, In Retweets

Here's the BuzzFeed Sports ranking of some of the most retweeted moments in 2014 from athletes in the NFL, NBA, NHL, MLB, and a few others, according to Twitter data.

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10. Henrik Lundqvist takes the ice in his first-ever Stanley Cup Final, fulfilling a lifelong dream.

It took me 9 years, finally made it.. My first Stanley Cup final!! So proud of this group of guys! 4 to go.. #BecauseItsTheCup #NYR

Henrik Lundqvist@HLundqvist30Follow

It took me 9 years, finally made it..

My first Stanley Cup final!!

So proud of this group of guys!

4 to go.. #BecauseItsTheCup

#NYR

11:27 PM - 29 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

9. Detroit Tigers players send a message of support to Venezuela during the massive anti-government protests.

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8. The post-victory selfie with Lukas Podolski and Bastian Schweinsteiger after Germany won the World Cup.

7. Kobe Bryant throwing serious shade at Charlotte for trading him during the 1996 NBA Draft.

On this day 18yrs ago the hornets told me right after they drafted me that they had no use for me and were going to trade me #thanku #lakers

Kobe Bryant@kobebryantFollow

On this day 18yrs ago the hornets told me right after they drafted me that they had no use for me and were going to trade me #thanku #lakers

2:13 PM - 01 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. Mario Balotelli's request for a kiss on the cheek from the Queen of England if Italy defeated Costa Rica in the World Cup.

If we beat Costa Rica i want a kiss,obviously on the cheek, from the UK Queen.😂😂😂.

Mario Balotelli@FinallyMarioFollow

If we beat Costa Rica i want a kiss,obviously on the cheek, from the UK Queen..

5:30 PM - 19 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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5. The horrific leg injury suffered by Paul George during a Team USA basketball scrimmage.

Thanks everybody for the love and support.. I'll be ok and be back better than ever!!! Love y'all!! #YoungTrece

Paul George@Yg_TreceFollow

Thanks everybody for the love and support.. I'll be ok and be back better than ever!!! Love y'all!! #YoungTrece

12:09 AM - 02 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the outreach of support that followed.

God bless u my brother @Paul_George24. Im hurt, praying for you. Praying for peace. Praying that God heals you in a supernatural way.

Kevin Durant@KDTrey5Follow

God bless u my brother @Paul_George24. Im hurt, praying for you. Praying for peace. Praying that God heals you in a supernatural way.

10:57 PM - 01 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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4. David Ortiz's amazing selfie with President Obama after the Red Sox won the World Series, which was secretly plotted all along by Samsung.

What an honor! Thanks for the #selfie, @BarackObama

Dvd rtz@davidortizFollow

What an honor! Thanks for the #selfie, @BarackObama

12:25 PM - 01 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Ortiz later offered Kevin Love some advice, so he could, maybe, one day have his own championship moment with the president.

Yo @kevinlove if you need advice on moving from Minnesota to Boston just let me know #CityOfChamps

Dvd rtz@davidortizFollow

Yo @kevinlove if you need advice on moving from Minnesota to Boston just let me know #CityOfChamps

7:08 PM - 01 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the apology that followed.

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2. The on-field turned online feud between Seattle Seahawk Richard Sherman and San Francisco 49er Michael Crabtree in the run-up to the Super Bowl.

Film don't lie... @nflnetwork @espn pull up the tape of that game and show me where this guy is the best? #fake #fake #fake

Michael Crabtree@KingCrab15Follow

Film don't lie... @nflnetwork @espn pull up the tape of that game and show me where this guy is the best? #fake #fake #fake

11:18 PM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Richard Sherman breaks up a pass, intended for Michael Crabtree.

A lion doesn't concern himself with the opinions of a sheep.

Richard Sherman@RSherman_25Follow

A lion doesn't concern himself with the opinions of a sheep.

12:08 AM - 20 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Including Sherman's infamous post-game rant with Erin Andrews after the NFC Championship game versus the 49ers.

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Even baseball player Justin Verlander jumped in on the action.

So Russell is a class act! Sherman on the other hand.... If he played baseball would get a high and tight fastball.

Justin Verlander@JustinVerlanderFollow

So Russell is a class act! Sherman on the other hand.... If he played baseball would get a high and tight fastball.

10:07 PM - 19 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

1. The entire "Lebron: Decison 2.0," which took over the internet for a few days in July and ended when The King returned to Cleveland.

Just posted a photo http://t.co/lmByEY8T7Q