As you may have noticed from the endless marketing blitz, the seventh Star Wars movie hit theaters on Friday (or Thursday evening), and among the droves of fans who caught the film as soon as possible were many athletes, who tweeted out about their excitement.
Jim Harbaugh and his sons attended a late-night screening and the coach lamented the absence of super-villain Darth Vader.
Ronda Rousey got out her finest stormtrooper outift
Alex Rodriguez hung out with some Storm Troopers to mark the film‘s release.
Pistons forward Anthony Tolliver was going deep into franchise to get ready for The Force Awakens.
Serious question. I'm about to watch all of the Star Wars movies. Which order should I watch them in? 1-6 or 4-6 and 1-3..starting tonight!— Anthony Tolliver (@ATolliver44) December 18, 2015
Orioles pitcher Steve Johnson pulled out his finest socks, and cut right to the chase with his review.
A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle brought his reluctant girlfriend along.
Pelicans’ Alexis Ajinca and Ryan Anderson brought the whole squad out.
Robinson Cano got ready by remembering a wonderful fan pun.
Meanwhile A’s Josh Reddick, New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz and 76ers‘ Kendall Marshall think they are very special.
Am I the only one who DOESN'T care about Star Wars at all?— Josh Reddick (@RealJoshReddick) December 18, 2015
Anyone else just not into Star Wars? I can't be the only one. I think I've seen the original 3 but I don't even remember.— Geoff Schwartz (@geoffschwartz) December 17, 2015
never seen a Star Wars movie, don't plan on startin now.— Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) December 18, 2015
– Brendan Maloy