Athletes react to Ferguson news via Twitter

Hundreds of demonstrators, many of them Howard University students, march down the middle of U Street Northwest after a grand jury did not indict the white police officer who killed an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri in August. 

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With the news that a grand jury in Missouri declined to indict white police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, athletes from across the sports world made their feelings known via Twitter.

Some reacted to the decision:

LeBron James was among those who posted this image:

Others also reacted to the violence that followed:

Or offered words of wisdom: