Obama tests basketball skills against LeBron James, Magic Johnson

On August 9, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

President Obama hosted more than a dozen current and former basketball pros Sunday for an afternoon game at Fort McNair.

A Sporty First Family

On August 6, 2010, in Articles, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Golf, Photos, Soccer, by Baller-in-Chief

While basketball may be President Barack Obama’s main game, he’s quite the athlete-in-chief — his wife and kids are pretty sporty, too.

Daddy-Daughter Day: Barack And Sasha Watch WNBA On Sunday (PHOTOS)

On August 2, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

President Obama and Sasha were able to work in some daddy-daughter time this weekend.

Obama’s Sunday: shooting hoops, WNBA game

On August 1, 2010, in Articles, Basketball, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

President Barack Obama checked out the WNBA’s Washington Mystics on Sunday after spending the morning shooting some hoops himself.

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.

Obama’s ’secret weapon’ on the basketball court revealed

On October 6, 2009, in Articles, Basketball, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

“I’ll pick first. I pick Reggie,” says Obama.

It’s official: Barack Obama never wears shorts to play basketball

On September 22, 2009, in Articles, Basketball, Humor, Photos, by Baller-in-Chief

For whatever reason, former Duke guard and Obama personal staffer Reggie Love can’t convince Barack to wear a pair of shorts on the court.