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

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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

(2) #WorldCup

(3) #WorldCup2014

(4) #MarchMadness

(5) #Raw (WWE)

(6) #Sochi2014

(7) #USMNT

(8) #WorldCupFinal

(9) #USAvs.POR

(10) #NBAFinals

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