Sports and social media are proving to be a fantastic match.

Today, people are ten times more likely to check Twitter or Facebook than the radio for sports news, and sports fans are among Twitter’s most active users.

Let’s take a look at the NBA, specifically, on Twitter.

In total, NBA teams have more than 11 million followers, and have sent almost 450,000 tweets as of February 2013.

In the below infographic published by Cisco Inc., we get a breakdown of the most tweeted and followed NBA teams and athletes.

(Infographic via Cisco; image by muzsy / Shutterstock.com)