The Power Game (ESPN’s ‘Baller-in-Chief’ Piece)

On June 17, 2009, in Articles, Featured, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

Washington’s most influential are suddenly taking up hoops, all in the hopes of getting a run with President Obama.

Claude Johnson On NPR Tomorrow To Discuss Obama, Basketball

On February 26, 2009, in Articles, Audio, Featured, Humor, by Baller-in-Chief

Claude Johnson will be on NPR (National Public Radio) tomorrow (with Sports Illustrated writer and author Alexander Wolff) to discuss President Obama’s affection for pickup basketball, on a show called “Here and Now” that’s produced by WBUR Boston.

The Audacity of Hoops

On January 13, 2009, in Articles, Featured, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

Sports Illustrated senior writer Alexander Wolff explores how pickup basketball has played an influential role in the life of Barack Obama.