Oakland Raiders Players Marquette King and Rod Streater to Participate in Warriors Twitter Takeover on Saturday, February 22
The Golden State Warriors will host Oakland Raiders punter Marquette King and wide receiver Rod Streater for a Twitter takeover of the team’s official account – @warriors – during the second quarter of the Warriors nationally televised game (NBA TV) versus the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday, February 22, the team announced today. During the takeover, King (@MarquetteKing) and Streater (@rodstreater80) will offer their unique perspectives of the game as it’s unfolding, while also interacting with fans who tweet or reply to @warriors on Twitter.
Throughout the 2013-14 season, the Warriors will host a player from each of the major Bay Area professional sports teams including the Oakland Athletics, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco Giants and San Jose Sharks to manage the @warriors Twitter account. The team’s official Twitter account is a great way for fans to experience behind-the-scenes access, original content and events throughout the 2013-14 season.
Earlier this season, San Francisco Giants All-Star closer Sergio Romo took over @warriors during the second quarter of the Warriors nationally televised win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday, January 30; San Francisco 49ers All-Pro left tackle Joe Staley participated in the Warriors first Twitter Takeover during the first quarter of the team’s preseason game on October 7 against the Sacramento Kings; on August 25, 2013, Warriors forward Andre Iguodala and supermodel/actress Marisa Miller hosted a dual Twitter Takeover of the San Francisco 49ers official Twitter account during the team’s Sunday Night Football game against the Minnesota Vikings.