The 10 biggest sports hashtags you got trending in 2014, according to Twitter

5 of the top 10 are soccer-related, America.

Twitter Data’s trends algorithm uses ~magic~ and ~science~ to spot notable spikes in Twitter conversation. Here are the biggest trends from this past sports year — not necessarily the most-used terms, just the #hottest.

Top 10 U.S. Sports Trending Hashtags in 2014

(1) #DALvsNYG

HOW, ODELL BECKHAM JR? HOW?!?!?!?! http://t.co/7FQkmnE3hi pic.twitter.com/66cA7mckeY

— SB Nation (@SBNation) November 24, 2014

(2) #WorldCup

Friendly #WorldCup stakes for #USA & #GER astronauts on space station: http://t.co/cdlh6GwhX7 #ISS #USAvsGermany pic.twitter.com/bWdiI6S5kj

— NASA (@NASA) June 26, 2014

(3) #WorldCup2014

My apologies to Chiellini: pic.twitter.com/CvfkkjxzlM

— Luis Suarez (@LuisSuarez9) June 30, 2014

(4) #MarchMadness

The Huskies are National Champions! pic.twitter.com/97G1AHcBoa

— Final Four (@FinalFour) April 8, 2014

(5) #Raw (WWE)

#WWE #Raw HIGHLIGHTS: @HeymanHustle and @BrockLesnar came out to address the end of #TheStreak: http://t.co/E2CD5NTiLc #ThankYouTaker

— WWE (@WWE) April 10, 2014

(6) #Sochi2014

Very clever, Sochi ;) #CBCOlympics #ClosingCeremony #sochi2014 pic.twitter.com/IhwIvpUkcR

— CBC Olympics (@CBCOlympics) February 23, 2014

(7) #USMNT

You’re still a hero, Tim Howard. http://t.co/xJ7u3y3yXT pic.twitter.com/FgRjYtJdZ4

— SB Nation (@SBNation) July 1, 2014

(8) #WorldCupFinal

AHA! pic.twitter.com/iK5hbfm7Hr

— Lukas-Podolski.com (@Podolski10) July 13, 2014

(9) #USAvs.POR

HERE IS A PICTURE OF CLINT DEMPSEY GIVING CRISTIANO RONALDO A WEDGIE pic.twitter.com/sf1FwD1tvC

— SB Nation (@SBNation) June 22, 2014

(10) #NBAFinals

The 2014 NBA Champion @Spurs! pic.twitter.com/KoRR3mtslF

— NBA (@NBA) June 16, 2014

People need things to tweet about. Good thing we have sports.

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