Obama names Michael Jordan among Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients

Michael Jordan's trophy case is getting a new addition.Before he leaves office in a couple months, President Barack Obama named 21 new recipients of the
Via CSN Chicago
4 days ago

Gregg Popovich fears fall of the country with Trump election

A few NBA coaches have already weighed in on the decision to elect Donald Trump as president, and now San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has shared his thoughts. Popovich spoke to the media Friday about his feelings on the election. He revealed that he is greatly disappointed with the result of the election, and he capped his statement by saying he fears this marks the downfall...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James on Donald Trump: ‘I mean, he’s our president’

LeBron James made it clear he was 100 percent behind Hillary Clinton during the presidential election, officially endorsing her and appearing at one of her rallies. With that in mind, it’s not surprising there is curiosity concerning what the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar thinks about Donald Trump being elected the next President of the United States. James on Friday was asked...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jefferson: Cavaliers will be ‘last team to visit the White House’

The Cleveland Cavaliers spent Thursday afternoon at the White House for the traditional visit by NBA champions. The way Richard Jefferson sees it, it may mark the last time any team visits the White House to celebrate a title, at least for a few years, presumably due to the election of Donald Trump. Jefferson, after an Election Day following one of the bitterest, most divisive...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Barack Obama predicts Patriots will win Super Bowl

President Barack Obama has spoken—the New England Patriots will win the Super Bowl. Obama hit the nail on the head while making his championship predictions, according to’s Mike Reiss: Asked his Super Bowl prediction on the program, he said, “At this point, you’d have to put your money on [Tom] Brady again. I don’t see any real strong teams. Seattle and Patriots...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Obama cracks Phil Kessel joke during Pens' White House visit

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil Kessel has been the subject of criticism for a variety of reasons throughout his impressive NHL career, mostly from his time in Boston and Toronto. But his first season with the Penguins couldn’t have ended any better. He played a crucial role in the Pens winning their fourth Stanley Cup championship in franchise history back in June. Kessel...
October 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Barack Obama flip-flops his Chicago allegiance by pulling for Cubs in playoffs

President Barack Obama is a proud fan of the Chicago White Sox and is loyal to the Chicago sports scene. However, he has taken on the fandom of the White Sox, which is supposed to prohibit one from being capable of rooting for the crosstown Chicago Cubs. With the White Sox out of the mix, Obama is hopping on the Cubs bandwagon this postseason. “Well, the president is a loyal...
Via The Comeback
October 06, 2016  |  Discuss

President Obama cracks Carson Wentz joke in Philly

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton took a break from campaigning Tuesday while she recovers from pneumonia. In the meantime, President Barack Obama decided to lend a helping hand and go on the campaign trail, and that included a stop in Philadelphia on Tuesday. Speaking to a large crowd of Philadelphia Eagles fans gave the 44th president a gateway to make a quip...
September 14, 2016  |  Discuss

ESPN to broadcast USMNT’s second game in Cuba since 1947

For just the second time in 69 years, the United States men’s soccer team is set to play against the Cuba national team in Havana on Friday, October 7. ESPN will broadcast the game and a game time is yet to be determined. This game will come in between a rather crucial set of World Cup Qualifiers. The USMNT is due to play qualifying games against Saint Vincent and the Grenadines...
Via Awful Announcing
July 02, 2016  |  Discuss

President Barack Obama has ‘discussed’ owning NBA team

As his tenure as the 43rd President of the United States of America nears its end, Barack Obama is setting his eyes on another big challenge. Speaking Wednesday to the press, White House press secretary Josh Earnest revealed Obama wouldn’t mind becoming an NBA owner, via ESPN News Services. “Earnest said Wednesday that the president, well known for being a big fan of Chicago...
Via Sportsnaut
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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