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Chris Berman

Sports Media analysis: Social media brings instant updates, but there are drawbacks

Eloy Vazquez Jr., a Dolphins and Heat fan living in Los Angeles, admits he has a problem. Because of advances in technology, fans can check sports news and scores and watch live events virtually anytime and anywhere, and the temptation can be overwhelming. "I definitely will admit that I have a problem when it comes to checking my Twitter account for the latest 1/8sports3/8 news," he said. "I am ashamed to admit that I have whipped out my iPhone during a wedding ceremony. "I have whipped out my iPhone to check the latest updates from the MLB Winter Meetings minutes before a law school final exam. Great use of my time, right?" Vazquez has plenty of company A...