Lakers, Obama share laughs

On January 26, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, by Baller-in-Chief

The same way a relaxed, friendly demeanor from a confident Kobe can disarm terribly anxious kids nervous about meeting him, Obama connected with the Lakers with ease.

Obama meets with NBA champion Lakers

On January 25, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

President Obama welcomed the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers to the White House today.

Lakers Meet President Obama

On January 25, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

This was not the first time meeting the president for all of the players. Jordan Farmar introduced Obama at a campaign rally in Newport Beach back in 2008.

Mr. Bryant (and friends) go to Washington

On January 25, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Videos, by Baller-in-Chief

The Lakers get their 15 minutes with the leader of the free world today when they visit the White House and President Barack Obama.

The Baller In Chief

On January 25, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Videos, by Baller-in-Chief

Too bad the weather wasn’t better for the Lakers visit to the White House, says the popular Lakers blog; then again, maybe it’s better they didn’t play.

Malia, Sasha Obama Hit Basketball Court With Dad. Obama To Greet Lakers Today

On January 25, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, by Baller-in-Chief

They shot hoops with their dad on Sunday, motorcading over to the Department of Interior gym in the morning, and the Lakers will visit the White House today.

Obama Holds Court With LA Lakers

On January 24, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, by Baller-in-Chief

President Barack Obama has welcomed the NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers to the White House.